This Little Space of Time

[<] [>]  by C. Scott Davis [@]

27 August 2012

Go to: Share | Feedback | Alts | Flash | Links

Drabble Challenge #96

Prompt: ephemeral

The Creator reached forth and touched the void.

Suddenly the Universe erupted in a dazzling flash, as it rushed out to fill the empty space. Where there had been nothing, there was now a kaleidoscope of spinning galaxies. Where there had been darkness, there was now a sea of stars. Where there had been silence, there was now a symphony of planets, teeming with life.

Too soon, the explosion of colours faded, as entropy forced the Universe to wind down and stop.

The Child clapped and giggled with delight. "Do it again!"

The Creator reached forth and touched the void...




Return to

All works copyright © their respective authors
Web site copyright ©2007-2021 Shared Words

Shared Words on Facebook

Site Design and Programming by Serious Cybernetics, with JavaScript libraries by MarcaSoft and Stuart Langridge • Hosted by DreamHost