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The Hazards of the Desert

“It’s a sand witch!” I shouted. “Run!”

My warning came too late. She caught us in her magical snares and turned us into camels.

It took three years to escape, and two more to find a wizard who could change us back. On the upside, I kept the water retention.


This story was based on the TypeTrigger prompt “it’s a sandwich.”

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BRITTANY MICHELSON: After-Work Program

When he pulls into the garage, he sees the bucket and sand toys on the backseat. He hides them in the trunk, next to the spare tire.

Then he runs his hands over his suit to remove any final grains of sand. He wouldn’t want the kids to be jealous.


Brittany Michelson loves traveling, hiking new mountains, playing with words, snowboarding, and daydreaming.

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