50 Word Stories: Run

Peering through the visor of another darkened street, I tug a collar up and a hat down.
Eyes peer from the bushes, fences, dark, waiting as spacecraft lights reveal a path stretching beyond my comfort zone. The eyes are aware and sense my weakness. Taking a deep breath, I run.

10 thoughts on “50 Word Stories: Run

  1. There was a road I had to travel to get to and from my friend’s house when I was younger. Along the way there was a corner that was bordered on one full side by woods, and I always felt THIS way going through there! Thanks for reminding me of the shivers! 🙂

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