“Do you smell that?”
“Yeah, gross,” the boy said while covering his nose.
“Sorry.” The baby in white giggled and blushed. “Mom fed me squash last night for dinner.”
“It’s not you,” the girl in pink said. “The Zombie High Band is behind the Garfield balloon and the Shriner’s float.”
The 55 Word Challenge is a contest to write a story in 55 words or less. The challenge runs every Wednesday, beginning at noon and ends every Thursday at noon, and is hosted by author Lisa McCourt Hollar.
My Past Winners & Honorable Mentions: Green is Bad, Fluffy