Blogflash: Day Six: Reading

Photograph by Lisa Shambrook (Please do not use without permission)
Reading

Rowan grinned and curled up tight in her favourite chair as written words infiltrated her mind. She grasped the book in one hand and gently stroked the corners of the remaining pages in unconscious repetition. She was lost, lost in a world of elves and orcs and dragons, and love and fear and valour.
How Rowan wished she was there, swinging a sword and fluttering wings on her back, throwing herself into the adventure and feeling her spirit soar with just a pinch of fairy dust. And as she embraced herself in her blanket of words…in a way, she was!

(100 Words)

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12 thoughts on “Blogflash: Day Six: Reading

  1. carliemacullen

    Absolutely LOVE this, Lisa. It's the pinnacle of reading when you're so immersed in a book that you wish you were one of the characters. It's also a testament to the writer if their words can inspire you that way!Great post!Carlie

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