100 Word Flash Fiction Challenge #22 The Lights Went Out.

The lights had gone out but he couldn’t figure out why.
He felt himself rolling about in the darkness, which was odd in itself, as he didn’t like the dark. He tended at night to stay under his blankets, try to sleep and await the dawn.
He was sure at one stage someone was shaking him but he couldn’t he sure if it was just his imagination or not.
He felt a sense of desperation coming over him. Panic was not far away. He willed himself to wake up.
Suddenly the lights were on. He relaxed. His immediate surrounds familiar.
Written for: https://mmastorytime.com/2020/06/07/100-word-flash-fiction-challenge-22/
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11 Responses to 100 Word Flash Fiction Challenge #22 The Lights Went Out.

  1. rugby843 says:

    Good one.

    Sent from my iPad


  2. Sadje says:

    Very real story.

  3. Dave Madden says:

    Awesome! Thanks for participating!

  4. Oh, I think I’ve been to that place too

  5. Beautifully written

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