Jenny is cutting us some slack this week ... no tricks ... nothing hidden up her sleeves, just a simple prompt, which is "and the sign read". we get the standard 100 words plus the 4 prompt words, and this week i actually stuck to the rules with my little story coming in at 104 words total. So without further adieu ...
He fell through the layers of cloud, spreading his arms out wishing he had wings. Bursting through the cloud cover he was astonished by the colours in the sky … the sunset colours so brilliant and bright. Even as he fell he wished he could touch and taste the intermingling layers of purples and reds and golden oranges.
Landing was softness, almost as if he was without weight and substance. His eyes were directed towards a sparrow sitting on a sign. The bird began to dance and the sign read sonnets, written on the long blades of summer grass, by generations of glasswing butterflies.
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