July 20, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that features a pie. You can make it any kind of pie, focus on filling or crust, or tell us about the pie-maker. How does pie set a tone in a story? Does it warm the hearth or bring disappointment?
She bought all the ingredients from HyperCity.
There is no market for my emotions.
Sieving the flour, granulated-sugar, baking-powder.
Sifting my anger from my failures I should take stock of
my residual expectations.
Kneaded the dough firmly.
I have to shape and mould my ambitions to rise in life.
She stuffed crushed dry-fruits into the pastry and covered it.
My confidence needs to be upholstered to boost my image.
The oven is heated up.
The fire in me has to be re-kindled.
The pie is baked to be devoured by family.
I am going to be MasterChef on television.
written for : Carrot Ranch Flash Fiction. Thank you Charli Mills.
HyperCity is a supermarket chain.