Anke (ankewehner) wrote,

Microfiction: Plenty

Sometimes, survival was a struggle against nature. Finding shelter from the elements as well as food was essential.
Sometimes, the elements were all on your side, and food was there for the taking.
Nico wondered if it counted as person-against-nature or person-against self when she just could not stomach fruit that called out “Eat me! I’m ripe and juicy!” from its trees.
It was one reason why she disliked places that seemed taken right out of fairy tales.

Originally published at You can comment here or there.

Tags: fantasy, microfiction, nico, stories, vignettes

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