Daily Archives: August 10th, 2013

Steal Team Nicked

dog_chipThis is day ten of The Dog Days of Summer, a Blogdramedy writing challenge. If you came here looking for quality content you are decidedly barking up the wrong tree. -Ed.

Steal Team Nicked
Tom B. Taker

Digger sniffed and proceeded forward. Cautiously! His ears were up and pointy as shuriken.

One paw after another. The progress was slow.

“Damn!” He muttered as his toenail snagged the shiny floor.


He froze but he heard nothing. His cover wasn’t blown.

The terrain familiar, he’d been here before, he peered carefully around a blind corner. The enemy’s tactics were the stuff of legend.

Relieved, he paused, but only for a moment. He could now see his target and he’d tarried behind enemy lines far too long.

Sprinting forward, he grabbed Tim’s potato chips in his maw and darted out just as the automatic doors slid closed behind him.

Musical Pairing

Blogdramedy’s The Dog Days of Summer writing challenge commands victims participants to author ten stories, ten days in a row, consisting of exactly 110 words each. All stores are themed based on dogs that she has pre-selected. For more information about the challenge and to view the work of other participants, please click the link. But only if you want stories that have real teeth.