The First Circle

“Grasshopper, notice how each circle powers its partner.” “Yes master, I see.”  “Master, some wheels move faster, why?”  “The circle of life is greater for those who live longer Grasshopper.”  “Master, is that why you move more slowly?”  With the increasing weight of time in his bones, Master Zhou closes his aged eyes, and magically produces a tri-fold colorful pamphlet. “Grasshopper, you have many questions.”  Handing over the pamphlet Master Zhou with a clear deliberate voice delivers the age-old secret. “The lesson is this Grasshopper, you want to be very close to the first circle when you do multi-level marketing.”

– 100 words –

Friday Fictioneers is a compilation of writers from around the world who gather online weekly, guided by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. The challenge? To write a story in 100 words or less based on a new photo prompt.

Click HERE to read more stories in an online flash fiction anthology by the Friday Fictioneers.

Thank you, Ted Strutz for your fun photo prompt!

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