This Week at Elephant Words

Mr Rol Hirst posted this picture yesterday, very early in the morning indeed.


In The Trees by Rol Hirst

It was my turn to go first again. I think people may live in fear of my “24 hour” pieces by now, but I kept this one short, and kind of to the point. Please do go and read it.

It’s a delicious little ditty I like to call “Forest Of The Dead“. Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, folks. It’s a cracker:

“Did you hear that?” He whispered. “That sound?”
“No, not…” She said, but was cut off by an explosion of leaves and bracken, off to their left, as fast shapes broke through the underbrush. “Oh, god, they’re here.”