I finished my 50,000 words! Now I can relax as I flesh out more, tweak, edit and enjoy Thanksgiving.
And I can concentrate on Microfiction Monday. Thanks, Susan, for the great photo and your story. You're a tough act to follow!
This kind of reminds me of Ellen DeGeneres's old routine where she talked about the deer head on the wall:
"I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her."
So here's my feeble attempt to do a story, although I've mentioned Susan AND Ellen Degeneres which means anything I write will PALE in comparison!
Sam had worked his way up from the enlisted ranks with the idea of leadership someday. Who knew that NF writers needed a static muse?
**to understand this, you need to Google "Mustang" as a slang word.