This Saturday's challenge is to write a fact, fiction or poetry piece of no more than 25 words.
The prompt is "the lottery ticket." I read several of the entries. They're unique and interesting, so I thought I'd give it a go.
Here's my flash fiction piece, which is exactly 25 words (excluding the title).
In the crowded hospital, Maria squeezed her daughter's hand. A new kidney. Perfect match. The nurse announced, "The lottery ticket number is 228." Maria wept.