Thursday photo prompt: Darkness #writephoto

For visually challenged writers, the image shows a bank of dark clouds rolling in across a sunny moor, casting its shadow on the hills of the horizon.

This week’s prompt ~ Darkness

And so the darkness fell with a crash and a clatter waking up early evening, who was feeling rather drawn out. “Where the hell have you been it’s nine fifteen and I need some rest” Eve Nin complained. Darkness huffed and puffed and looked at his watch, ” I’m not late it mid July and I am bang on time.” He replied. “Well” Eve laughed, “your right about the bang, you made enough noise arriving to wake the dead! ” Darkness and Eve both jumped as a voice from below them screeched, “He bloody did and we are not impressed, we set our alarm for October 1st, and it’s nowhere near that yet.”

Night put his Horlicks down and inquired what all the unholy row was about! Eve said it was nothing to do with her , her shift was finished and she off for a drink with Dawn . Darkness stepped forward akwardly. “It’s my fault, I tripped on the horizon, Eve had a low hold of the sun and it blinded me temporarily. As I fell I cut my knee on the course grass, I have very tender skin you know. The noise I made woke the dead! ” Night took a sip of his Horlicks and said almost kindly, “Would you like a cup”

Darkness sank down next to night and said, ” Yes please” As Eve and Dawn downed their third Sambuca and relaxed, Night and the Darkness sat quietly with their hot drinks and waited for the dead to go back to sleep.


This is part of Sue Vincent’s Thursday Photo Challenge. #writephoto.

59 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. lssattitudeofgratitude
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 11:35:29



  2. Sue Vincent
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 11:47:34

    Loved this, Willow…it left me smiling 🙂


  3. Sadje
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 12:16:41

    This is fantastic. I needed the smiles.


  4. trentpmcd
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 12:27:30

    lol, quite imaginative 🙂 Hate it when Darkness goes banging around like that…


  5. Ritu
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 12:29:15

    Great job, Sis 🥰


  6. kimbladeswritingblog
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 14:03:54

    This is great. Very lighthearted and entertaining. Well done!


  7. kimbladeswritingblog
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 14:14:51



  8. missb
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 14:16:05

    Lol. Imagine the riot when some or all four of them got drunk one time.


  9. Priscilla Bettis
    Jul 23, 2020 @ 17:18:16

    That made me smile. Very imaginative.


  10. TanGental
    Jul 24, 2020 @ 06:27:07

    Excellent. I’ll look forward to seeing what afternoon has for tea…


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  12. Raven
    Jul 24, 2020 @ 09:09:06

    Absolutely brilliant


  13. HappySoul
    Jul 24, 2020 @ 09:48:11

    Wow this is so beautifully written. All smiles reading this. Very creative 😊


  14. Dr. Crystal Grimes
    Jul 24, 2020 @ 18:47:56

    Hilarious, love this! 🤣


  15. Frank Hubeny
    Jul 24, 2020 @ 19:45:54

    I liked the waiting at the end.


  16. OIKOS™-Publishing
    Jul 25, 2020 @ 10:38:30

    Wonderful done Willow! Love it. Enjoy your weekend, and stay save. Michael


  17. Lisa Coleman
    Jul 26, 2020 @ 00:41:54

    Quite creative! You have a vivid imagination. 💜💜💜


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  19. Kally
    Aug 26, 2020 @ 01:38:18

    Good one, thank you!


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