The second week of the Sunday Scrawl challenge is officially over! Thank you to everyone who took part; it’s been an immense pleasure to read your wonderful responses to my photo! I’ve reviewed all entries and chosen a ‘winner’ for the week.
This was not an easy decision to make as so many of the entries were not only well written, but engaging and pretty intense! I have, however, selected Sammi’s story to reblog this week; part of a serial that she’s writing, this week’s piece of writing was simply stunning. Thanks again to everyone who has taken part this week; as there were so many great entries, I’ve added links to all of them below!
To read the previous instalment of this flash fiction serial, click here: Part One
I made the train. I still don’t know how. One minute I was running, sure I was going to miss it, the next, the locomotive slowed down to go through the tunnel. I caught up with the last carriage, grabbed a handle and pulled myself up. Opening the door was trickier, thanks to the cold, but I did it.
The rear carriage was empty, so I had no fear of being found. I took a seat next to the window and tried to calm down. I never imagined making it this far.
The train wouldn’t stop again for twelve hours, so I dozed for a while. When I woke it was to find that the forest had gone and in its place a snow-white expanse stretched for miles and miles, until it merged imperceptibly with the…
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