Take a pleasant memory and write it as if it were a horror story without altering any of the details. It can be submitted as poetry or prose.
In Sickness and Health
Summons sent. A celebration; save the date.
Black tie; gentlemen suited and booted.
Pristine dress, carefully selected.
Lily’s picked and plucked, made up in favourite arrangement.
Piano music elected; church choir retained.
Promises written, rewrote, remembered.
Church bell chimes, proclaiming your entrance.
Eulogy given, the day not originally intended.