Monday, January 4, 2010

Microfiction Monday

For Micro-fiction Monday Susan at Stony River challenges us to write a story, based on an illustration she provides, in 140 characters or fewer. That count includes spaces and punctuation! (Definitely makes that 2-spaces after a period convention go away!). Here is this week's illustration followed by my story (I did have to cheat and use "&" instead of "and" this week. I guess that makes me ineligible for the fabulous cash prizes Susan sends out. Oh...you haven't received one yet? My bad).

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Put your left foot in and you shake it all about, & in this stupid dress I want to stomp & scream & shout, & that’s what it’s all about!

8 comments:

Bill ~ {The Old Fart} said...

Good take on the song, this was funny.

Happy New Year

Jillien said...

TOO FUNNY! That little ditty deserves publishing *wink*

Thank you for visiting me over @ the Infamous. See you around the blogosphere :)

JM

quilly said...

LOL! That is PERFECT! I just couldn't come up with anything for this photo -- of course, I between the photos I wanted to show off, the posts I had to do, and my busy-ness preparing to move, I didn't put enough thought into it. You obviously did!

Thom said...

ROFLMAO!!! OMG this so fits the picture. Absolutely awesome. You are da bomb :)

The Skald said...

*sigh* I knew it! I'm always the last to know. Fun play on an old jingle :D

jabblog said...

LOL! Very good and seasonally apt!

Susan at Stony River said...

ROFLMAO!!!
I never saw the Hokey Pokey in that but OMG that's exactly what she's doing! Wonderful story; I can't imagine going anywhere dressed like a deflated tomato. Or whatever.

Fabulous cash prize on its way!
LOL

Peggy said...

The hokey pokey is perfect. You had me humming that tune all morning!
Great job!