Believe In: Another 100-Word Story

I don’t know how Laurence Simon does it, where he finds the inspiration and how he technically manages to put whole stories and/or concepts in just 100 words. But he does it, every day, like clockwork. Today’s 100-word story somehow fits the season …

Believe in

It’s a strange situation.
Santa doesn’t believe in the Easter Bunny.
The Easter Bunny doesn’t believe in The Great Pumpkin.
The Great Pumpkin doesn’t believe in The Loch Ness Monster.
The Boogeyman. Bigfoot. The Monster Under the Bed.
And so on. All the way down to Jesus.
Nobody believes in him anymore.
Not even himself.
So, they made a union. The Mythical Creatures and Beings Union.
And they all committed to believe in each other.
They had regular meetings, kept statistics, and offered mentoring.
After a while, everybody believed in everything.
The world became a very scary and weird place.

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