DECEMBER 18 2013: FAIRIES
The ‘Essex’ Fairy
Green Fairy cocktail
Joel stood at the school gates watching the vehicles collecting his classmates. Not one vehicle more than a year old and each big enough to transport a dozen kids. He fidgets from foot to foot thinking about his mum’s unpredictability. They will laugh at me tomorrow he thinks straightening his tie.
‘I wish I had the most amazing school pick up ever.’
Suddenly he hears a screech.
His mum dressed in a white dress with glittering wings and a wand steps out from a stretch limo. ‘I’ve come to collect you Joel babe’ she says. ‘Now let’s go walk Rudolf.’
About the Author
Janet Bunce lives in Epping Forest, Essex with her husband and enjoys writing.