The original version of this story was written for the 2015 NYC Midnight Flash Fiction Contest. This expanded version was a finalist in the 2017 Pen2Paper contest, and (based on audience voting on Pen2Paper’s web site) was the #2 “audience favorite.”
My translation of the French legend that explains how the beauceron got his markings.
When our last dog left us, we intentionally waited to get another one. Knowing that we would be taking a trip out of the country, we decided to wait til we returned. Finally, our little Angel comes home to us!
This version of “The Beauce and the Devil” comes from Rene Sauvignac, who was the President of the Beauceron Breed Club in France, Club Of The Beauceron Friends. The legend can be found on their website, here . The text Continue Reading…