The Fairy and Ugly Hat

The Fairy and Ugly Hat --- Picture Book --- 650 words

“Sparkle this! Sparkle that,” muttered the Fairy grumpily under her breath. Her wings drooped and her dust bag felt heavy on her tired shoulder. Her tall, beautiful tree beckoned her home. But no sooner had she settled onto her favorite thimble did the star on her wand begin to blink: 3 URGENT MESSAGES.

Her angry feelings of the day resurfaced.

She twirled her wand in her tiny fingers and cried out, “I’m outta here!”

Poof. She was gone.