United Kingdom


S.Pradhan (United Kingdom) published:

Yellow Carnations

PROMPT: Novel Writing Competition 2020

I let my bag hit the ground with a crack, probably breaking whatever dollar store perfume bottle I’d shoved in it at the last moment, which was rather deserving of the bottle in question. It’s not like it impressed any interviewers today. I’d been job-hunting for the past few weeks after being fired from a restaurant, they’d said my bachelor’s in math didn’t help with waiting tables.

The smell of wilting carnations filled my kitchen, pungent and sweet, with a...

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