“Choose Your Adventure: Speed”

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Choose Your Adventure.”

Write a story or post with an open ending, and let your readers invent the conclusion.


I pull the security bar, it’s locked, I adjust my sun glasses, and tighten my grip on the grab bar. The light above displays five, four, three, two, one and at zero, the accelerations forces my head back driving me from zero to 54 miles per hour in just under 3.2 seconds.

My adrenaline, and heart rate is pumping as I go into the first left turn and the force of gravity pulls me to the right. Suddenly my hands tremble as I see I’m a few seconds from a hard right turn. I smile with happiness knowing this is the ride of my life aboard the?

The Daily Post Prompt