Monday Writing Prompt: Fights and Exes


Write a scene showing a man and a woman arguing over the man’s friendship with a former girlfriend. Do not mention the girlfriend, the man, the woman, or the argument.

There was a tree with leaves falling. A crunch underfoot from a step backwards. 

“She’s like a boy to me,” was said. 

Thoughts swirled around as the breeze picked up orange leaves and it seemed time to fly, fly away. He could not be trusted.