Words for Wednesday is a weekly writing prompt designed to get those creative juices flowing. This week the words are brought to us by River of Drifting Through Life (you can find her in my sidebar). Use the words to inspire you...
dynamic, longer, woods, mobile, landed, cellar
alerted, flying, demeanor, lights, smoothly and filled
here we go:
Grace didn't move smoothly anymore but she reminded herself daily at least she was still mobile. This current predicament however, filled her with anxiety.
It had seemed like a great idea to explore the old Deveroux house in the woods. Equipped with flashlight and camera she was in a grand mood. One minute she was upright and the next, after a flying trip down the cellar stairs, she landed headfirst on the old concrete floor.
There had been nothing to alert her to the fact that her faithful Dynamic flashlight was going to fail. It simply cut out midstep. One misstep was all it took.
It's going to be a longer trip than usual to get back up those stairs she mused. Her head pained her terribly as she tried to pull herself to her feet. Her usual cocky demeanor failed her as she realized more than her head was paining her. The effort to raise her head left her dizzy and gasping and then....blackness.