Sat: Fireworks lit the laptop’s screen. Graphics chip. I’d bought a new machine the day before Lockdown closed our shops. But all had seemed well and so…
Sun: Powered the laptop. It groaned and whined. The fan. I persisted and meanwhile downloaded a year’s worth of Window’s updates to my new laptop.
Weds: Sister phone. My father has tested positive for Covid
Thurs: Phone call to say the owner of my property is selling. I have to find another home.
Apologies for not reading your posts. My life has become a crucible of late. I’ll catch up as soon as.
100 words written for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Crucible.