Ok, so I know I missed Friday. But I wanted to join the roundup led by Rochelle! I have been missing in action for weeks.
So here is my entry for the Friday Fictioneers, the story group she leads with a photo prompt and 100 words (more or less, I went a bit more this time). Make sure to check out all the other marvelous stories HERE. Thanks to Sarah Potter for our great photo this week 🙂
“Wow,” Greg said, sliding his finger along a blood-red, velvety flower. “What a greenhouse!”
“Thanks, ” Silla said. “I make my own special fertilizer. Wanna see?”
She led the way into the back of the greenhouse, wandering past long tables of flowers and vegetables before stopping.
“What’s this?” asked Greg uneasily, staring at the slick metal slab with straps. He turned to Silla, eyes widening as he saw the mallet; before collapsing on the table.
Silla smiled as she tucked the cattle rancher in, tugging the straps quite tight before starting the IV. She nodded at her plants as Greg’s blood slid into her mixer, already filled with bone meal from the last cowboy.
“There,” Silla said in satisfaction, “now instead of him killing animals, he’ll be helping you guys grow.