It’s almost Friday, so you know what that means. It’s time for Friday Fictioneers!
I thank Rochelle Wisoff-Fields every week and I truly mean it each time. Rochelle, thanks for leading this group. Thanks to Raina Ng for this week’s photo.
Friday Fictioneers is a weekly link-up. Writers from across the globe compose a 100-word story based on a photo prompt. All are welcome. Why not join in?
Genre: Realistic Fiction (98 words)
A Feast for Kings
Wendy arrived at Deidre’s doorstep, all smiles for their much anticipated sleepover.
“Come in.” Deidre waved her inside.
They followed the aroma of sizzling meats into the kitchen.
“My mom has been preparing for us.”
A feast for kings lined the countertop.
“Eat, Wendy. Eat.” Deirdre’s mom pinched her belly.
“Let’s dig in.”
They shoveled chicken wings, cantaloupe cubes, chips, wontons, and buttery cookies with gumdrop-sized chocolate chips into their gaping mouths. Who needs prank calls?
“It’s time for movies and pizza.”
Wendy looked up at the bulbous, papered lanterns hanging from the ceiling. “I’m going to pop.”
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