As it is Halloween today we’ve decided to post a couple of spooky short stories. Mine is less than 50 words. Here goes.
The swing creaked, though the playground was empty. Sun glinted off the slow turning roundabout. Children’s laughter echoed from different corners, a menacing sound.
They can keep it, thought Clare, turning away. The laughter faded, and the swing stopped still.
Have a go. They only take minutes to compose and write.