I ran towards our hut with quick, small steps ready to get the pot off the fire. Before I could get there, I heard the faint call of my mother – someone was nearing the village on the big road! Cringing I took the last hurried steps to the pot and carefully lifted it off using a stick.
Write about life in another culture, be it Africa, India, Japan or the Australian aboriginals. Pick a country and a group of people that do not represent your cultural background, look up a little info about them and get to writing a short story or poem. Photo by africa.