Waiting For Results

November has been slammed with National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). I vividly remembered when the genres for the month were selected. I gave them a few minutes of thought before jumping back to my challenge for the month. With another Political Satire on my list of things to write I jumped to the past catalog of NYC Midnight’s Flash Fiction Challenges and selected one prompt. Unfortunately, the story languished thanks to the challenge and a case of Shingles. Over the weekend, I started thumbing through current events when I came across something that caught my attention, and my imagination went wild. Last night, I whipped up the frame for the story that took place in a pizzeria and featured a helicopter.

Two fathers take their daughters to the local pizzeria. While the little ones are playing, the adults discuss the upcoming vote…

Waiting For Results