Oh! What’s happening? Something digging into my nest.
No! Stop! This is my home.
Oh no! It’s grabbed my head. It’s pulling me up.
It hurts. It hurts.
The pain. Too much.
I can’t take this agony.
I’m gonna scream.
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News in Brief
Man discovered dead on allotment at site known locally as The Old Gallows Tree. Police report cause of death unknown. He was found holding a recently unearthed mandrake root.
My entry in the 2019 January 75 Word Story Challenge at SFFChronicles
Genre: Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror
It didn’t get any votes: POLL — 2019 75-word Writing Challenge