Flash Fiction can be fun and a real challenge. This week focus on the words and the strength of each to contribute to your story. Write a 300 word piece using the following word for inspiration: LIFE.
The door opened with only small sound. Six ears perked with curiosity.
The intruder stepped carefully over the threshold. Twelve velvet paws padded silently from their naps.
The mini flashlight played over someone's belongings. Six incandescent eyes followed the beam.
The stranger's hand turned the bedroom doorknob. Three tails became exclamation points of shock at the audacity.
Three growling voices were the last thing the intruder heard before the uncountable talons and teeth began.
She awoke the next morning to find the back door ajar. How odd. But, everything seemed in order.
She opened the cupboard and randomly chose a can.
"Here kitties, time for breakfast!"
People made fun of her affection for her cats. They didn't get it. Her cats were her life.