Nobody is trapped in a popular picture book. Can Nobody break free and become a fully realized character, or will life always amount to a bowl of mush?
"The Eternal Goodnight" is at Every Day Fiction
Flash fiction at Every Day Fiction, April 2015.
Reprinted at Curious Fictions.
The editors call it "surreal." Call it interstitial, call it meta, call it a parody of a children's classic...just read it first. It's short.