“I can’t do it!” Abby grunted, staring at the bowl of dirt before her.
“Yes, you can.” Her mother corrected her. “I have seen you do great things with your power. You just need to learn to focus your power in one place.”
Abby clenched her teeth and bolted from her chair, “Stop being so positive!” She shouted. “I don’t need that right now. I don’t want any of this, not now, not ever.”
“But honey, don’t you see you need to learn to control it? I mean look around you.” All around Abby, green leaves were sprouting from every corner.
Each week, Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple hosts Friday Fictioneers where we’re challenged to write a piece of flash fiction in 100 words, more or less, based on the picture above.