Okay, So I didn't win, exactly. I did get an Honorable Mention in the 100 word NYC Midnight Flash Fiction contest. Since it is short I am posting it here, but be sure to click on SHORT STORIES above and check out my other writing.
Of course, you should also check out my books, Hot for Teacher and An Apple A Day published by Extasybooks.com
Be Wary the Berries and the Fights that You Pick
I spot a blackberry the size of a quarter. As I begin to tug the berry loose, a voice inside the brambles declares, “Mine!” I jerk my hand back abruptly. “Who’s there?” A tiny triangular head emerges at the base of the shrub and lisps, “That berry belongth to me!”
I lean down to gather the tiny snake in my hands. Lifting him, I peer into his round black eyes. “You cannot stop me from taking it. You are tiny and helpless. I could crush you in my fist and you could not stop me!”
“Yeth, but my mom could!”