Main street used to be the center of activity in our little town. I got my first haircut right down the street at Luther’s Barber Shop.
When I was a teenager, we used to hang out at the fountain over at Huxley’s Pharmacy across the street.
Times change. Main Street got pretty run down for a few years. Most of the merchants couldn’t compete with the big box stores.
Now there’s a couple of new places opening.
Think I’ll go see what they’re selling.
In 250 words or less, tell us a story incorporating the elements in the picture. The 250 word limit will be strictly enforced.
Please keep language and subject matter to a PG-13 level.
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On Friday morning, the winner will be recognized as we post the winning entry along with the picture as a feature. Best of luck to you all in your writing!
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