About the challenge: Each Tuesday I [Kat Myrman] will provide a photo prompt. Your mission, if you choose to accept the challenge, is to tell a story in 280 characters or less.
Here is my entry:
Peacocking in an outfit far too colorful for the occasion, it was hard not to feel bad for the guy: an ugly duckling with a voice that squawked like a crow.
His popularity perched on an ability to repeat others.
He could fly with the flock as long as he wasn’t a dodo.
Character count: 278