Fifty Words Story: Soft Ground

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Traversing this landscape was familiar yet strange. The ground felt soft. Wind whooshed around Manny, and he tumbled; airborne. He saw a gigantic flying bird and realized what had been beneath his feet. Falling to earth, he prayed not to hit ground. The bird spied him and swallowed Manny whole.

*Above is a gorgeous macro (magnified) shot of a feather by FlyTrapMan.