The church stood at the edge of the small business district for more than a century. Over the last decade, though, it stood empty. Each year, it grew more derelict.
Today, Annie stood at the base of the worn steps. Paintbrush in hand, a smile lit up her face as she gazed at the newly blue doors.
With the economy finally back in full swing, she knew the time was right.
Her eyes shone with pride as she read the brightly colored sign above the doors:
On the stained glass window, another sign happily proclaimed: “Vegan Cafe – Coming Soon!”
Yep, it’s a drabble – exactly one hundred words.