Trading Stories

Carrot Ranch Literary Community

Trading Stories Carrot Ranch @Charli_MIllsWhat would you trade for, or trade away? It’s an act as old as humans with possessions. Trading can be the foundation of many stories from dragons with an inclination for shoes to school children anticipating what fresh bread can net. Even vows and leadership can be traded.

Writers have explored what can be traded and with whom. Trading creates interesting motives and twists in stories.

The following are based on the May 11, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about trading.

***

A Trader All His Life by Irene Waters

“I’ll trade your undefeated conker for my cats eye marble.” Winking at his mates Farman turned to Edwin. Reluctantly Edwin agreed and handed over the well hardened horse chestnut.

********

“I’ll trade your signed copy of Sgt Peppers for my King of the Road. Farman held out his record knowing that Edwin would…

View original post 2,592 more words

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Trading Stories

  1. Thank you for sharing stories worth trading for! 😉

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s