Sister Sophia Mermaid, the Drifter, and the Tea Shell by Kim Antieau
Approx. 4,290 words.
Published on December 22, 2010 by
Green Snake Publishing.
The Old Mermaids built the Tea Shell on the edge of the Old Mermaid Sanctuary where they had made their homes since the Old Sea dried up & they had washed up onto the shoes of the New Desert like moon beautiful pieces of driftwood. They served Essence of Coyote Laughter Tea and the like. One day a young woman in need of healing wandered into the Tea Shell...