Friday Fictioneers: Escape from Testosterone

It’s 3 o’clock Saturday afternoon and I just got the tent up. It took me all morning to get the house in order and my two sons and husband straight so I could leave them for a little overnight sabbatical. I am fifteen minutes from home at the nearby state park.

Its 24 hours of just me, nature, and my bible.

I live for this; this solitude. It’s better than shopping, or lunch with a girlfriend, even better than a mani-pedi.

I love my boys, I do, but…shhh…listen to that.

Breathe in…Smell that!

And now, I am going to read.

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PHOTO PROMPT © Jan Wayne Fields

Friday Fictioneers is a weekly 100 word writing challenge inspired by a picture prompt. Click here to read other stories.

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65 thoughts on “Friday Fictioneers: Escape from Testosterone

  1. Oh, this makes me want to go out and go “tenting tonight” because I forgot how much I enjoyed it when I was younger. The last time I camped out was in the Army! Haha!

    Good job, Dawn!

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