A Hike in the Woods

So I am doing some short stories or sometimes just prose based on writing prompts in a journal titled Write the Story. Generally, the writing prompts includes a title and 8-10 words that need to be included in the story. I randomly pick a page and write. Today I picked A Hike in the Woods….

Daily Prompt: Notorious

Before leaving the house, her mom asked Lucy if she was sure she wanted to go to school that day. “Maybe you should stay home for a day or two until all this business dies down.” Her mom had said. Lucy held her head up high as she walked through the hallway to her classroom….