Dragon Pants

She came to work wearing her dragon pants, the ones with the scales from thigh to ankle and the heavy yellowish green tail that drags behind her when she paces between the cubicles.  She bared her teeth in a grimace that she fancied resembles a smile even though she knew it scared all her employees.  … Continue reading Dragon Pants

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Edible Emotion

Last fall the U.S. Food and Drug Administration got a bit irked at a bakery that claimed "love" in the list of ingredients in its granola.  The agency ruled that "human emotion cannot be listed as ingredients in baked goods."  This news blurb inspired me to write the following bit of flash fiction:   Melba … Continue reading Edible Emotion