Friday Fictioneers #42: a trap.

ImageThere’s something wrong with you that nobody is telling you that’s why the bell never rings that’s why the poppies don’t go out of bloom that’s why there are no children in the playground and all you can do is stand and stare trying to remember the last time you ate what it was that brought you here why the sun never moves across the sky why that telegraph pole isn’t quite straight is it falling what time is it don’t touch the bell its been wired up to the mains it’s a trap it’s a trap its a trap.

Friday Fictioneers is a weekly photo-prompt flash fiction challenge, curated by the wonderful Rochelle Wishoff-Fields, and open to anybody. Full details here.