The Tunnel – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant crawl down a tunnel
It’s not that he’s afraid of the dark
If he eats one more cookie
His mammothe bahookie
Gives him a problem even getting onto The Ark

and he does not want to be extinct!

Sound Bite Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes.
The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his picture (below).
This week’s intriguing photo has all the potential to lead to a dark place.
Or is there always light at the end of the tunnel?
Click on this link to enter your tale, and see what others have written.

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The Tunnel

I am dazed by the fall, unsure if I passed out or not.
Stupid, I think, so careless.
I do not want to need help so close to the body I have just buried.
I seem to be in a cave, or tunnel, perhaps.
Yes, probably fell down a mine shaft, there was once a thriving industry here.
I see a light in the distance.
I stagger to my feet, stumble towards…

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2 Responses to The Tunnel – Sunday Photo Fiction

  1. Dale says:

    Just as well he avoid them, then!


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