ThomG, moderator of Three Word Wednesday, offers these words as prompt: perch, allure and vivid. Thanks! Come play along...
I'm trying to learn to write flash fiction. It's not as easy as others make it seem.
She'd played him like a perch on a fine line. The allure of the two-bit hustler and the shame Elmer felt when she bullied him in front of the patrons of the Drift Inn was vivid. Disturbing. And something he couldn't live with. She'd be sorry.
The image is a small watercolor which I used as the cover for War and Pieces, a 2000 Mythsteries tiny book.