The 12 Days of Chickens
by Leslie Ann Clark
word count 599
What do the 12 Days of Christmas and a bunch of chickens have in common? Gwen finds out in this odd re-telling of an old Christmas classic.
On day 1, the Chicken in a Pear Tree is delivered to Gwen’s house from her boyfriend. The Pear Tree hen takes a liking to our unsuspecting Gwen as each day her true love sends more fowl. It does not stop at 12 days. The ending has Gwen on the run! Merry Christmas Gwen?