It’s time once again for Friday Fictioneers. This forum consists of 100 plus writers who share in 100 ish words stories based around a photo prompt chosen by our fearless leader Rochelle. Click on the photo below to go to Rochelle’s site from there the little blue frog will lead you to stories a-go-go!
Photo by: Dee Lovering
by JE Lillie
They told me Antonio had recanted. I should have known better. The great Herezuelo would never have bent the knee. But I was a weak woman too concerned with my position and the comforts of this life. I feared the arm of the inquisition and forgot the promise of greater things. I traded my faith for the dusty trappings of religion once again.
It has been ten years since they burned my love at the stake. All those years I have spent working up my own courage. Today at last the flames lick my feet.
Leonor De Cisneros burned at the stake in 1568 for embracing the Protestant faith.