Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Write a story using the image as a prompt with 150 words or less.
The mist gradually cleared. Anna and Alexi, holding hands once again, looked at each other noticing their opaqueness. Not recognizing their surroundings, they hesitatingly explored. Adults seemed not to notice them as if they were invisible. Although other children also had the same response. It wasn't until a running dog passed through them that their fears were confirmed. Yet they were still together, always having been the best of friends.
A crowd nearby began cheering that the war was over. A cast aside newspaper in English told them they were in America. Turning the pages they saw the images of the concentration camp and the chimneys―their last memory when they had been forced to separate.