Buried Secrets

The tranquil picture of an ancient tree by the pristine lake was suddenly shattered by two horrified screams.

“Is that a hand?” Stan cried out.

Dave replied brokenly, “Y…y…yes….But…but….how is that possible? We had buried him right proper, I could have sworn!”


271 characters.

This is a mashup of two writing challenges:

  1. The #writephoto Prompt – Beneath at Sue Vincent’s Daily Echo. The first picture in the story has been clicked and contributed by Sue herself.
  2. Kat Myrman’s  Twittering Tales #114. The second picture (the two boys) is the work of MabelAmber at Pixabay.com

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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9 Responses to Buried Secrets

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    Wow! Such a gripping tale and I love the pairing of photographs. It adds so much, setting the scene! 😊

  2. Sue Vincent says:

    These few words tell a shocking tale…

  3. Violet Lentz says:

    Nice!! I love the pairing and the perfect story line.

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