#100 Word Wednesday – Sparks #100ww


Nighttime at the beach was the only place now that Alyssa felt safe. It was usually empty, free of the world that all wanted her power. A sanctuary in sand, away from ignorance. No one could relate to someone with her abilities. “Need a friend?” Alyssa turned, seeing a woman walking towards her. “No, thank you. Besides, you would never understand” Alyssa said as the woman stopped in front of her. “Are you sure?” the woman asked just as a small twig she was holding spontaneously lit up with sparks. It was then Alyssa knew she was not the only one.

(100 words)


Written for Bikurgurl’s 100 Word Wednesday prompt. Photo credit: KAL VISUALS at Unsplash.com.