Life’s Interludes

Time for another entry in Friday Fictioneers challenge, courtesy of Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. If you want to give it a try, check the info on her blog. 100 words more or less, inspired by a photo, here we go….


 Copyright – Copyright -John Nixon

Like a dancer on a music box, she seemed to move only when someone would wind up her key. The expected smiles became more elusive and the sticky cobweb spread through her body, slowing her heartbeat.

Red light cast strange shadows on her face, making her fake lashes even longer, hiding her eyes from strangers.

She wondered when it became easier to display her naked body, then to show them her face…when it became more bearable to give them entrance to her body, but deny them her lips.

One more expected smile…one for the road.

“Hello, Mister.”

Just one more…


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