Weekend Writing Prompt — Vista

When we lived in the city
Our home was surrounded by apartment buildings
We had no scenic views
Then we moved into the ‘burbs
And got a beautiful vista

Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where the word is “vista” in exactly 29 words.

9 thoughts on “Weekend Writing Prompt — Vista

  1. Marleen March 13, 2021 / 11:50 am

    One of my sons and I looked at a property in the city that had a slightly-distant vista of the river, the train tracks, even an attractive angle on a bridge going over to the green landscape beyond. I noticed that this was unusual; it was quite a draw. (Strangely, no one pointed it out… not the listing, not the agent. I suppose it wasn’t guaranteed to remain anyway.) I’d say we basically didn’t buy it because I couldn’t get past the fact it was on something like the fifth floor and had large windows that swung wide open. It could’ve been okay. But maybe not. I certainly would’ve liked those windows. It turns out (in my opinion) a regular home is a better place from which to enjoy a view.


    • Fandango March 14, 2021 / 10:01 pm

      It was definitely one of the main reasons we bought this house.

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