Flower Fairies

“In his blue gardens men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.”

― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

There was a little garden in the middle of the woods. With no homes around, Sarah didn’t know how it got there, but wanted to take care of it. Every day she would wonder back into the wood and make sure to water the flowers and prune the vegetables. She even brought the veggies home for dinner when they were ready. One night when she got home late, she visited the garden in the dark only to discover little lights floating in between the petals. When she got closer, she could just barely see the little fairies prancing around in the dirt….


Hello my little friendly geckos, thanks for the read! Just a reminder that you can see get a free copy of my poetry collection, The Moth that Haunts the Laundry Room, on Prolific Works. If you want to support my creative endeavors, you can also purchase the book on Barnes and Noble or Amazon. Don’t forget to check me out on Instagram (thegarrulousgecko) and twitter (@theheckingeck) for herpetofauna photos, poems, and more! If you write something based on one of my prompts and want to share it with me, you can use the Share and Recommend tab at the top of the page, I’ll even post it on the website! Happy writing.

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