We are back with the 7th edition of #MicroMondays! Cheers!
So last week we had a teeny-tiny challenge of writing in just 21 words, and all you peeps stepped up to the task fabulously. Loved reading all your posts!
Today, we thought we would go to our max word count yet! Yes, this week it is a 75-word challenge! And which better book to take our prompt from than ‘I am Malala’.
And the prompt is:
‘IT COULD HARDLY HAVE BEEN A BLOODIER BEGINNING’ to be used verbatim.
Link up below with your entry or at @LERT. Scroll down for my story on this prompt.
here is my entry:
He had been preparing for this for 11 years, 10 months, and 23 days. The all-important ‘board’ exams.
It could hardly have been a bloodier beginning.
Math. The subject that he loved and excelled at. Usually.
Today, fear had gripped his heart, as he stared blankly at the paper.
He stumbled out of the hall with look of failure in his eyes.
He hung from the ceiling that night.
Results showed he had scored a 95.