Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #102


Welcome to “Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge.”

The image below is from Marius Venter at the visually challenged writer, the photo shows a man precariously sitting at the edge of rocky outcropping high above an oceanside town far below


Are you done yet?

Andy asked for the fourth time.

“Just another shot and we’ll wrap it up”, came the reply for the fourth time.

Andy was sitting here wearing the designer shorts and the very expensive hiking boots which were the products being advertised by the agency that had hired him. But he wasn’t told when he signed the contract that there would be no safety net in case of a mishap. Or that the Cliff which didn’t look that dangerous in pictures was in reality quite perilous. And one thing that he didn’t mention was that he was afraid of heights.

He was praying in his heart that this is over with soon so that he could return to solid ground.




19 thoughts on “Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #102

  1. Haha! I see what you mean by similar takes. Love this, a situation every top model has probably found themselves in at one time or another…six-inch heels on a slim runway, shark infested waters, lingerie on a cold winter day

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