Here’s my entry for Vivian Kirkfield’s 50 Precious Words Writing Contest! I really wasn’t planning to enter but something about the limited word count challenge just begs for me to participate. I couldn’t help myself. It is so much fun reading all the entries. Wow! What a lot of talented writers 🙂 Thanks for hosting the challenge, Vivian!
Cossette the Climber by Cynthia Mackey
“Where’s Cossette?” asks Daddy.
She scales the fridge.
She pouts like a puppy…
Cossette scrambles up tiny tree.
Back to jail.
She cries like a kitten…
Daddy doesn’t notice.
Cossette clambers out;
gathers bits of wood…
Measure. Saw. Hammer. Tap.
Cossette and Daddy construct a…