Here it is ... time for the August prompt. No picture this time. Instead, I'm giving a two-word phrase. You don't have to include the phrase in the story itself, although bonus points if you do. As always, there are no real restrictions to the story, just as long as it's less than 1,000 words and finds its inspiration in the following phrase:
Send me your story anytime you're done, and I'll start posting on Monday. If you want to write me offline, my email is email@example.com.
I'm a professional writer and editor. Check out samples of my work at www.jonvanzile.com and feel free to write me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I blog about the writing life at A Million Monkeys and about growing tomatoes and other veggies at my tomato blog. Thanks for visiting and enjoy!