Vine Down

It was up to her to investigate how the accident happened

What is WonHundred Word Wednesdays? It’s when a group of amazing authors and I write 100 word stories all based on the same short prompt and post them. All the variations are fun to read. Here is my entry for the week.

Downed vines spread out further than Jaclin’s ability to see. Dirt rippled out mimicking water running from a slapping hand, frozen in place. The leaves hadn’t begun curling and withering yet, but would soon.

Barely visible among the vines was a form, a massive form. That was why they’d sent for Jaclin. A downed beanstalk and a dead giant.

“Thank you for coming,” a voice said behind her. “This is too large for our resources.” It was up to her to investigate how the accident happened.

“I’ll do what I can.” There was only one problem. She’d been the cause.

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