Micro Flash Fiction

No Place

A dog, tail between her legs and ears folded back, wades on a beach shrouded in mist.

No place for a stray dog, everyone thinks. Her black fur shrugs as she picks up a crab’s corpse and disappears into the forest behind her. No prints are left in the sand.

Ellie Stewart is an emerging author from Utah. She writes short stories and poetry and is currently working on her first novel.