Saturday Centus time, a themed writing meme. The challenge is to write 100 words to add to the prompt started by Jenny Matlock from off on my tangent. This week's prompt is a picture.
(Thanks for reading!)
Tennessee bound fetching an ailing great grandmother found
this 12 year old scared to enter her home. The wooden porch groaned loudly,
threatening to eat my legs. Inside, the place resembled a jr high school History
lesson, a wood burning stove, a wash board, stockings hung dry. Packing her
things I spied a treasure, opening it I buried my nose in the sweet cedar, more
kid friendly than the other smells. The offer of the box came with warning. Her
weathered hand tipped my chin and nose to nose she said "take good care, it’s
the best thing I got”.