My contribution to this week’s Friday Fictioneers hosted by Madison Woods, a story about the faery folk. The idea is to write a story in 100 words, using a picture prompt. Then, put a link to your story in the Comments section of Madison’s blog.
‘How do you know?’ he shrinks back from her.
‘Look, look,’ she points, her mouth glittering, ‘The teeth’.
He looks hard at the leaves.
‘No! No! The berries; in amongst the berries’.
He picks two of the ripe fruit and inspects them closely. He sees tiny green things that look like hundreds and thousands sticking in the plump red balls of the berries. His eyes become as round as saucers and he is puzzled.
‘How did you see them?’
‘Heh-heh, I am the faery queen and you are coming with me …’
Polly Robinson © 2012