Irrational Fear

[<] [>]  by Julie Carriker

28 September 2009

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Drabble Challenge #46

Prompt: fear

The dream didn’t even make sense. The moment I awoke I realized it’d been ridiculous…

Some button that made objects on TV appear in the room? Come ON!

And the object…? It looked like a scrawny kitten marionette. It had walked slowly around my parents’ TV room, (in my dream), and I’d picked it up… by its tail? Next it tried to bite me with very sharp teeth, and I somehow locked its jaws together and took it to the backyard?

When I looked outside later the yard was filled with similar creatures, but MUCH larger.

And I was afraid…



Alternate Drabbles

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Fraidy Cats [bonus]28 September 2012


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