Every day she added to the jar.
Just a thin layer of dirt at first. Then grass. A bit of moss. Seedlings. Sticks. A flower. She pooled water into a tiny hollowed out pond.
It was vibrant habitat in miniature, but it was just a project. A tiny forest tended by a careful hand. She liked to imagine some small creature moving in and making its home there.
She was surprised when she heard the first tentative, tiny trill from inside.
This was written for today's #CuratorPrompts88!
Inspired by this photo (source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/terrarium-in-clear-glass-jar-1466434/ )
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