They started popping out of trees.
After a hundred years on a plastic diet, no one was surprised.
They wait for loving parents to pick them up, take them home, to a normal life.
Who knows what they will grow up to be.
But then again, that’s true for everyone.
Mini sagas are short, self-contained stories, of exactly 50 words. I’m using them as a way to practise storytelling. Sometimes inspired by a photograph, other times they are the inspiration for images, to complement the stories.