~ Teaser ~
A fellow contestant staggered in. She hugged her pie so hard, it tipped. Strawberry filling squished over her chest. “It’s Chesterfield Holt. He pie-sampled himself to death.”
Another staggered in and dropped both the pies she held.
Pieces of still uncooked apples burst through a crust and scattered, while runny, syrupy filling splattered from under the flaky crust covering of the second.
“The head judge. Premature tasting. Dead.”
~ Excerpt from Pia a la Poision