Just Ask Alexa — #99-word-stories

September 26, 2022, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story using the phrase, “broken arm.” What is the situation? Who is involved? Let the word take you into a story. Go where the prompt leads!

Fall approaches, Mr. Beer Connoisseur abandons the fruity, light beers of summer and embarks on a quest to find The Great Octoberfest Beer. Marzen is his beer of choice, a medium to full bodied brew with colors from pale to dark brown, he prefers the darker full bodied brews.

Searches of market shelves, craft breweries, bars and pubs, nothing satisfies his discerning palate. Too light, having no body, and a lingering after taste, he resorts to a local favorite.

A new brewery catches his eye, “Alexa, where is Broken Arm Brewery?”

“Broken Arm Brewery is in America,” Alexa answers.

You can read last week’s Mud on the Tires Collection here.