Photo is from Lillie’s Five Sentence Ficton.
This week, the word is Thunder.
Lightning streaks across the sky, the darkness illuminated in a flash of light.
I count the seconds, “one-one thousand, two-one thousand…….
The sound of thunder echoes in the otherwise silent night.
Quickly, I calculate the distance, the storm is still a distance a way.
another flash of lightning…. Again I count.