Cream of Wheat in a bowl. Photo by Ellie Jacobson.
Photo by Ellie Jacobson

Cream of Wheat Comfort

September Six Word Photo Story Challenge: “Comfort”

I didn’t grow up eating Cream of Wheat. It was a tradition that first started with my ex-husband when we lived in a small cabin on an equally small lake in the woods of northern Minnesota.

The first time he offered to make it, I replied…



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Ellie Jacobson

Editor at Flash Fiction Magazine & Intrepidus Ink | Flint & Steel editor | MFA candidate working on first novel | mom to 2 kitties, 2 teenage sons & many cats