Twittering Tales #68. 23 January. The Village.

This week our photo Prompt from Kat Myrman of Like Murcury Colliding for Twittering Tales, is a lovely Scandinavian looking village..

And we all watch those Scandinavian detective stories don’t we …. So dark!

The Village. ( Byen)

Dark fell, the lights in the village came on giving the place a fairytale look. From on top of the snowy ridge he stood wrapped up against the cold. Knife in gloved hand dripping blood.
From his green shoes to his red feathered hat the elf looked so cute. Just don’t invite him in.

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17 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Kat Myrman
    Jan 23, 2018 @ 18:09:19

    Oooh! I love this story! β€œJust don’t let him in.” Terrifying last sentence…especially when spoken too late!!! Well done Willow!!!

    Reply

  2. Ritu
    Jan 23, 2018 @ 19:15:27

    Love it!

    Reply

  3. Lynz Real Cooking
    Jan 24, 2018 @ 16:05:26

    Oh my!

    Reply

  4. anuragbakhshi
    Jan 25, 2018 @ 04:19:32

    Woah, an evil serial-killer elf! Lovely πŸ™‚

    Reply

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  6. Martin Cororan
    Jan 30, 2018 @ 08:08:21

    That’s Christmas knackered them!

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  7. Hugh's Views and News
    Jan 30, 2018 @ 15:39:51

    What a great twist, Willow. Putting a darker sense of the things we find nice is always a great way to get us wanting more. You did a great job here.

    Reply

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