Friday Fictioneers is sponsored by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. The idea is to write a 100 word story with a beginning, middle and end based on the photo prompt.
Photo copyright: Douglas M. MacIlroy
The One-upper Goes Down
She couldn’t get the clouds quite right. The proper hue eluded her. She went back to the hills, mixing in some black to match her unfortunate mood. Jenna had produced a stellar nude just days ago. Typically, Jenna hadn’t even been interested in painting until Ellie announced she was going to take a course and fulfill a life-long dream. Jenna waited until her own first masterpiece “The Haughty Cat” was complete before even disclosing to Ellie that she too had taken up the “hobby.” With a gob of white, Ellie dabbed away the small, rapidly descending plane she had quite unconsciously painted onto the canvas.