Stench invades our senses,
Macerating mucous membranes,
Rodents release their refuse
into once crystal clear waters,
producing putrid pools;
disseminating deadly, dire
No safe harbor!
This was written in response to the Trifecta weekend prompt: As you know, Trifecta has a history of dedicating the entire month of October to Halloween. We’re kicking it off early and easy with this prompt:
You’ve found some old books. On page 3 of one of the books, this illustration appears:
Artist credit: Dan Duford
Give us the 33 words that follow this illustration. What happens next? You are welcome to use this image on your site, but you must credit the image with a clickable link back to http://www.poisonedplayground.com.