Animal Channel – Friday Fictioneers

AnElephantCant deny he’s a big dude
No one can describe him as frail
And when he blows his nose
He knows he really blows
But not as impressively as a beautiful whale

Sound Bite Fiction

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction.
She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard.
She also selects, with impeccable taste, the photo prompt.
Thank you, ma’am.
The idea is to write a story of around 100 words based on the picture below.

© C. E. Ayr © C. E. Ayr

Animal Channel

I don’t like this place, she complains, and I don’t like your friend.
Alain is cool, I say, it’s the TV channel that bugs you.
My favourite café always shows wildlife programs, often with graphic scenes of carnivores feasting.
He could be a serial killer or something, she says, isn’t that how they all start, torturing animals?
We have many differences.
After she returns to Vancouver I am disappointed, but unsurprised, when she stops communicating.
But I am surprised to see her face on the news, under the headline:

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7 Responses to Animal Channel – Friday Fictioneers

  1. Hello! I’m going to imagine a different ending. Canadian Woman First to Meet Fair Folk and Return with Pictures. LOL


  2. hello my pink friend! What a lovely tale, it sounds like Alain got the lady instead of his friend 😉


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