We have joined the forces of illustration and flash fiction in the name of practice, creative expression, and sanity. Every week, we give ourselves five prompts to work off of. Elena writes a piece of flash fiction and Jen draws a picture based on each prompt. The fun part is that neither of us see the other person's work until we upload it simultaneously.
Arnold was thrilled when they told him he got the job. He was so naive back then, so carefree. He was blissfully unaware of the true nature of meteorology: an ancient craft, fueled by dark and arcane forces that would eventually taint his mind and twist his body into the hideously malformed creature he now saw in the mirror before him.