Saturday Stuff

Brightly-Colored Ambitions

She regretted her decision as soon as she walked into the building.

Nearly everyone else was dressed in either navy or black.

Her multi-colored dress and gold shoes were visible from two blocks away.

She struggled to keep her body language from showing her inner turmoil.

Taking a breath, she sat down and pretended to check her phone for non-existent messages.


She wanted to stick out, and she was certainly drawing attention.

But in today’s job market, you had to take a risk if you wanted to be noticed from the other 100 candidates vying for the same job.





Write up to 100 words, using the picture as the prompt …

This is a themed writing meme hosted by Jenny Matlock. The goal is to write something that does not exceed 100 words.