Micro fiction: One Hundred Words by August

One hundred words, no more she said, and me with one hundred and one. Would she notice one extra, so small, so very small?

Of course she would, she is that way (make that “she’s” to hopefully save the one.) I’m all about brevity; too many words wasted do as much to mislead as do too few. What must be said must be said as she has said it must be said.

So how would she advise me to best use my words?

Focused message, in one word, (actually, in this case, one hundred words): life is…

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August is the pseudonym of a man with many accomplishments, including winning 3rd place in the 1957 Emerson Elementary Kite Flying Contest, Novelty Division.

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