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This week's flash fiction prompt is a tribute to Charli Mills' beloved friend, Bobo, now running in Heaven's daisies.


This week’s flash fiction prompt is a tribute to Charli Mills’ beloved friend, Bobo, now running in Heaven’s daisies.

February 6, 2020, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story to the theme “a dog in the daisies.” It can be any dog, real or imagined. Push into the setting and as always, go where the prompt leads!

Bodetta Bosephine, Bobo to her friends, paused for a moment. The sun warmed her back and the meadow’s grass tickled her feet, but that’s not the reason she stopped. A faint call, one she thought she’d never hear again, made her delicate ears quiver.

“It’s time,” her brother’s voice whispered on the dew-laden breeze. “I’ve missed you, sister.”

Her heart skipped a beat. “Grenny, is that you?”

“Come,” he said. “We must go.”

Bobo glanced back to where she knew her humans waited. Could she? They loved her so, and she them. But Grenny was right- it was time.

JACQUIE BIGGAR  is a USA Today bestselling author of Romance who writes about smart, sassy females and tough, alpha males who learn the true power is love. Free reads, excerpts, author news, and contests can be found on her web site: http://jacqbiggar.com You can follow her on at http://Facebook.com/jacqbiggar, http://Twitter.com/jacqbiggar Or email her via her web site. Jacquie lives on Vancouver Island with her husband and loves to hear from readers all over the world!

14 comments on “Life’s cycle- #FlashFictionChallenge #amwriting

  1. Awe! So perfect but heartbreaking.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. What a lovely read. I couldn’t help but feel a little sad, even though I thought the story had a happy ending.

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  3. Jacquie, that gave me goosebumps. Of the lovely variety.
    So touching!

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  4. Aw, so sweet and sad at the same time. Lovely, job with this prompt, Jacquie.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. D.L. Finn, Author

    Aw….her poor humans. I am glad she is happy though.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. What a beautiful, poignant read Jacquie. A real tug on the heart strings…

    Liked by 1 person

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