The challenge is to write a drabble (a story of 100 words – plus or minus 5). The theme of today’s challenge is “bottle”.
Jak guided the ship down through the soupy atmosphere of the giant planet. The garish yellow and black hull buffeted by the winds.
The ship pierced the cloud cover and Jak saw a jarring patchwork of greens and greys. The surface was coming up fast.
Closer, and there was a giant outcropping, a sickening pink that hurt his eyes. Beside it was a pool of dark water and he aimed the ship at it. Splashing down safely.
“Godammit!” swore Bill Carter. “These damn wasps are getting worse!” Screwing the lid back on his MegaCola he tossed the bottle towards the bin.