Fireworks – Friday Fictioneers Photo Prompt

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PHOTO PROMPT -© Vijaya Sundaram

Friday Fictioneers

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Fireworks

By Teresa Dean Smeigh

copyright August 2016

 

I looked down at him and listened to the baby cries, the sheer panic in the cries. I hugged him tighter to try and let him know he wasn’t alone, but it didn’t work.

My dad tried to quiet him as well. There was no comforting him. I have to admit I hated the noise myself. The fireworks are bad enough, but around here, they still go off over and over again. I myself jump at each one.

We know from experience we will just have to ride it out. Eventually we start to ignore his whimpers. Eventually he barks.

 

Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh

-Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses

-Author Of Articles, Stories And Poems

http://www.tessacandoit.com

http://www.finallyawriter.com

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About Tessa

Teresa (Tessa) Smeigh is now in her 60's and still going strong despite her disabilities affecting both physical and mental abilities. She has bipolar disorder (mental), Fibromyalgia (nerves), degenerative disc disease (spine), and arthritis (joints). Despite that she is active in Mental Health Advocating, writing for www.IBPF.org (volunteer for non-profit) and has 5 blog posts already published by them. She is also working on 2 fiction books (mysteries). She keeps her blog filled with useful content, daily devotionals (She is a Christian), stories and poems. Plenty to keep you busy. She has also been interviewed by blogs and had other posts published on many different blogs. She has 3 blogs so far http://www.tessacandoit.com and http://www.finallyawriter.com and http://www.sunnythoughtsandprayers.wordpress.com She is from Deptford, NJ. Her family and blogs keep her busy.
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