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24-hour Short Story contest

Story ID:10985
Written by:Michael Timothy Smith (bio, link, contact, other stories)
Story type:Story
Location:Caldwell Idaho USA
Person:No idea yet
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Many of you know i enter in the Writer's weekly 24-hour Short story contest every three months.

Today is the day for another round of fun.
Here is what I received from Writer's Weekly for this contest.

I have an idea and will work on it tonight.



A brisk breeze pushed through the hatchway, cooling
her sunburned cheeks. Saltwater lapped at the hull.
A mariner's lullaby. She smiled, pondering her
perfect life. No people. No stress. Just the
occasional storm, and sojourns to the mainland
for provisions. Just as her tired eyes closed,
violent knocking and shouting erupted on her
starboard side...


WORD COUNT: Stories for today's topic must not exceed 925