The detective looked at the cluttered space. Perhaps the motive for killing a harmless elderly woman, known for her successful fiction novels, was hidden among the mess on this desk.
He pulled open a drawer, careful to avoid the stains of red blood. Nothing there, but when he tried to close it, the drawer hit something.
He pulled the drawer out and reached into the gap behind it. His fingers closed round an object stuck to the wall.
Three old 3.5 inch floppy disks. A handwritten sticky label – ‘The Real Story.’
Somehow he knew. The answer was on these disks.
Written for Friday Fictioneers hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields (more details HERE). The idea is to write a short story of 100 words based on the photo prompt (above).
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