Danger at Dawn

The sight of the broken giant egg-shell paralyzed me with fear.


Photo by MabelAmber at Pixabay.com

I looked left & right, even behind me, but the predator had disappeared.

Sighing in relief, I moved on, when suddenly, he swooped down on me from above and grabbed me.

The early bird had caught the worm yet again.


278 characters.

Written as a part of Kat Myrman’s  Twittering Tales #89. The objective is to write a story in 280 characters or less based on the weekly photo prompt.



About anuragbakhshi

At the age of 40, I decided to exit the corporate world, and enter the world of stories as a full-time writer. Wish me luck!
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11 Responses to Danger at Dawn

  1. Lovely last line! 😀

  2. Piyali says:

    I liked yours too 🙂

  3. Kat Myrman says:

    Wonderful take on the prompt. Survival is a struggle.

  4. Sarah Ann says:

    Wonderfully told 🙂

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