Friday Fictioneers is a weekly group hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields who chooses a photo prompt to inspire writers to produce a 100 word piece of flash fiction. Do use the link to her blog if you are interested in joining the group. It’s a great way to get involved in writing.
Lost at sea
“I’ll take you sailing,” he said. The menace in his voice indicated that it would not be a pleasant trip. Yet here we were, about to go on board. I looked at my brother. He stared back at me.
His resentment at my birth had deepened as the years had passed. Nothing I did could reduce his bitterness and hostility. His intention was to get rid of me.
The boat was barely seaworthy. How far out before it sank? There would be no escape. The ketamine would see to that.
I wished him well and dragged him onto the deck.