As for me, tomorrow I’m off to what I can legitimately call my ancestral home in Scotland. Have a merry Christmas and a super Solstice, and I’ll be back in a week or so.
Nicholas Was by Neil Gaiman
Availability: free online, print, e-book, free audio
Word count: 100
First published: a Christmas card in 1989
Smoke and Mirrors, collection, 1999, Avon BooksThe audio can also be found on Warning: Contains Language CD