Pursuit

Rory’s Story Cubes Mini-Story #21

Photo by Jennie Coughlin

Photo by Jennie Coughlin

Heart pounding like a drum, Mai Fisher held up her hand as she dashed across the street. Cars slammed on brakes, horns honked, or drivers asked what the hell she was doing. Sweat in her eyes blinded her, but she kept running, ignoring the odd looks, the pointing fingers.

And listened for the running footsteps, following.