I am so not going to fight him for a bite.
Down the obligatory 8 oz of skim to wash down the multivitamin and D3 tabs. Cereal clattering into a Pyrex bowl, then softened by another deep splash of skim. My jaws work the goodness from five different healthy grains.
Grabbing the golden caffeine elixir, I pad off to transcribe my dreams.
All this only when the sun rises before I have to.
© Liz Husebye Hartmann (2017)
Carrot Ranch Prompt (12/14/2017): In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story using the phrase “only in…” It can be used to tell a story about a profession, a place or situation. Go were the prompt leads you.