This post is submitted to Friday Fictioneers. The challenge is to write a complete story with a beginning, middle and end in 100 words of less. My story follows the picture prompt below.
“What’s going on?” Roger asked. Rarely had he seen so many people crammed into the town’s library. Looking around he noticed people who he knew for a fact had never been a library in their entire life.
“Cindy called a meeting to discuss our current inventory of books,” replied Brenda, the school librarian since 1962. She claims there are books our kids would find offensive.
“What kind of books,” said Roger.
“The ones that talk about gender identify, the LGBTQ books, enslavement, sex and religion.”
Roger looked in horror as Cindy picked up a can of kerosene.