Today’s Oneword: Distress
The Oneword website is a daily writing exercise where you have 60 seconds to write something based on one word. Here is today’s 1-minute creative riff:
The distress call went up when the the Garda decided they’d had enough of the people waving around their empty pint glasses. She stood close to the window, staring down at the crowd, wondering when the first glass would become a projectile, a weapon. Officers in bright vests spoke into radios; in the distance, new sirens began to wail.