Fiction in 50: Dredging Up the Past

This month Bruce has challenged us to write a 50-word story on the topic of Dredging Up the Past.

Title: Letting Go
Word Count: 50

“Did too.”

“Did not.”

The hum of the tires on the roadway echoed through the inside of the automobile.



It has been 60 years since Grace stole Margaret’s high school sweetheart. An irrefutable act for which Grace will not admit responsibility.

“It’s a beautiful day for a funeral.”

fiction in 50

  3 comments for “Fiction in 50: Dredging Up the Past

  1. Pan
    February 10, 2016 at 2:08 AM

    So clever and fun and precise !!!!!


  2. February 9, 2016 at 7:41 PM

    🙂 Allan, you told a lifetime in just these words Well done.


    Liked by 2 people

  3. February 9, 2016 at 12:05 PM

    Haha! Outwit, outplay, outLIVE! That’s the way to do it 😀

    Liked by 2 people

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