Weekend Freewrite 6/9/2018- Single Prompt Option: Camping

in #freewrite2 years ago

"What do you think about staying out here in the forest?" she askes her seven, six, and five-year-old sons. "We could live out our lives, just the three of us. A permanent camping trip." She lays her head back against the railing of the tub. She sinks a little more into the water as she images the life of wonder to be had from disconnected from a society, which has largely turned its back on her.

The seven-year-old is the first to speak. "Mommy. I want to go back to the city. I like that we camp, but I don't want to be away from all of the people," he says as he pushes his toy car across the floor, hitting the knees of his six-year-old brother. He lets out a laugh.

"Ya, but," she says as her thoughts remain on the life to be had by living in the forest without the masses looking over her shoulder, "wouldn't it be nice to see what this place has to offer?"

camping-1845906_1920 (1).jpg
pixabay

==========

Freewrite brought to you by @mariannewest

If you would like to find out what freewrting is all about, go here.

My Completed Freewriting prompts:

  1. Dude
  2. Bittersweet
  3. Basket
  4. Housecoat
  5. Nail
  6. Faster Than Light
  7. Cane (Bonus: Red Wine)
  8. A Ridiculous Amount of Fun
  9. Mosquito
  10. Bamboo
  11. Hook
  12. Sweater
  13. The Entryway
  14. Trolley
  15. Flea
  16. Awakening
  17. Her Homemade Jams
  18. Party
  19. Important
  20. Parasol
  21. Back Pain
  22. Late
  23. Medium
  24. Mother
  25. Banana
  26. Paper
  27. Milk
  28. Tree
  29. Swing
  30. Bored Stiff
  31. 5
  32. Home Alone and Doctor’s Office
  33. Monkey’s Wedding
  34. Wire
  35. Appetite
  36. Travel
  37. A Kiss
  38. Mice
  39. Detective
  40. Homeless
  41. Eyebrows
  42. 40 Percent Off
  43. One Year
  44. Frosting a Cake
  45. Bones
  46. Clouds
  47. Scratch
  48. Wet
  49. Cherry
  50. Depression

Weekend Free Write:

  1. The Picture
  2. The Crooked Umbrella
  3. The Chair That I’m Strapped To
  4. The Stall - Part 1
  5. The Stall - Part 2
  6. A Common Ending
  7. The Stall – Part 9
Sort:  

I think a lot of people would like to get away from the judgement of "society"

I love seeing caterpillars in my yard!! No, not the huge machines - my little dudes like to watch those 😉 Hope you are having some writing fun today and I am so happy that you are part of the Freewriters!!!

Remember to drop your link to your favorite freewrite of a fellow freewriter at the Freewrite House on Tuesday!! Or any day…

https://steemit.com/freewrite/@mariannewest/day-234-5-minute-freewrite-sunday-prompt-caterpillar

Also, don't forget to read the latest posts from our new page
FREEWRITE HOUSE!

Freewritehouse-footer-500px.png
Click the graphic to join in the fun!