Today is Day #2 of of Blogdramedy’s Summer Writing Challenge: Blogshorts. The theme this year is the Dog Days of Summer. 10 days, 10 dogs (nine of which were famous dog-characters chosen by Blogdramedy as inspiration), each story 110 words.
Today’s dog is Toto.
Dog Days of Summers
The front yard grass was damp next to her plastic pool, the one with the turtle on it.
Momma sat in the chair, holding one of her books with the teeny print. The man from the radio sang “Surf City” and Toto sniffed the flowerbeds.
Momma ran towards the street. Carolyn tottered upright, but Momma pointed her finger and shouted, “No, baby! Don’t! Stay there!”
She hated when Momma yelled at her. Carolyn sat down and wailed.