1 The completed piece must be in multiples of 50 words – a maximum of 250 words. Anything is acceptable – poetry, story, anecdote.
2 There will be a photo and a random phrase that I will take from the current book I am reading – you can use either or both (please follow Kristian’s link to see this week’s photo)
3 Please pingback and tag 50WordThurs so I can do a summary.
And here are the words:
From the moment we saw him most of us lived in dread of him.
from Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo.
King Joffrey’s acts of wanton cruelty began long before he took the throne. He routinely set cats on fire and shot dogs with arrows. The servants would then clean up the unfortunate remains. Over the years, from the moment we saw him most of us lived in dread of him.