Three Sentence Story

This was an assignment in a Fiction Workshop, the goal of which was to create a story in three sentences using no verbs of being and only commas and periods.

Theda sat in front of her vanity, putting the finishing touches on her makeup as her mother burst into the room, ecstatic to take a picture with an old Polaroid camera she found in the attic. Sighing, Theda turned around and smiled as her mother snapped a picture and danced with glee as she flapped it, waiting for it to develop. As she held it up to examine the snapshot she fainted, for not only did she see Theda’s stunning smile, but her reflection smiled too.

Advertisements

About akrapf

Bard College Class of 2018, aspiring writer, lover of otters and aesthetically pleasing things
This entry was posted in Academic, Writing and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Three Sentence Story

  1. Pingback: 27 Sentence Story | Colored Words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s