The Five Sentence Fiction is a simple idea: Five Sentence Fiction is about packing a powerful punch in a tiny fist. Each week I will post a one word inspiration, then anyone wishing to participate will write a five sentence story based on the prompt word. The word does not have to appear in your five sentences, just use it for direction.
This week, Lillie chose the word "Learning."
Up, then down again, then up, perhaps a step, then down once more.
No cries, no wails, no worries, just try again.
The toddler pulled on the edge of the sofa and stood.
Another faltering step, knees buckling, a wobble, a wiggle, but free.
Mama cries with joy.