My offering for Friday Fictioneers this week is Jonjo, inspired by the photo prompt below which comes courtesy of ©Kent Bonham.
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Jonjo was confused.
Had the others run out of time? It was an easy assignment but they had clearly struggled.
At last his turn came. He held up his work, butterflies in his tummy as he awaited their approval.
“Em,” said Teacher. “That’s nice dear, but the assignment was to draw something you could see.”
Jonjo had drawn exactly what he saw when he looked at the rock, carefully including all it’s wonderful shapes and textures and shadows.
“WTF?” someone said, and giggled.
“It’s his Special Needs,” whispered Jonjo’s friend Mandy crossly.
Jonjo wondered why his picture made Mandy sad.