Story Of The Shutterbug

 

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She has become a moment-antiquarian; because some moments wriggled her dreaded eyes, held her breath, and vanished before she could reach the apotheosis of astonishment.

Now she fills her memorabilia with portraits of fugitive time.

Sometimes every second deserves a second chance!

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Inspired by Yeah Write #161: “Is something crawling on me?”

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30 thoughts on “Story Of The Shutterbug

    1. Microprose sounds better than flash-fiction. 🙂 I love how we can express so much within word limits! Thank you for the visit, Paul. 🙂 Hope to see you here again! 🙂

    1. That made my day, Renada! The only bug I love is a shutterbug – those moment antiquarians who gives a second a second chance! 🙂 Thank you for the visit and your words. 🙂

  1. Wow-what rich imagery!”Portraits of fugitive time”-indeed!Loved every bit of this Archita-mone hocche ebaro tumi jitbe 🙂

    1. Thank you, Atreyee! Thinking about things that crawl inspired me enough to escape the prompt! But then there are those shutterbugs who deserved some attention, words and love! So happy to find you here. 🙂

  2. Wow! Wow! Wow! I admit every word, every sentence is fantastic. But that last line is so brilliant!

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