Macaroni, Sheltie, Chase by Douglas T. Vale
Approx. 1,850 words.
Published on November 4, 2011.
Amber contends with her gifted Sheltie Sunny for ownership of a Macaroni noodle. But what starts as a little game gets interesting when Sunny begins to talk, and even more interesting when he transforms Amber into a cat to even the odds of their game. A fantasy short story.