A 250=1 story is exactly 250 words long, including the title. Here's a list of all of them, ever!
This story was actually inspired by Nigel Mitchell's newest book, Hunting Elvis Presley for Fun & Profit. Nigel is a prolific sci-fi/speculative fiction writer (often with a humorous twist) and doesn't just write a lot, but writes very well.
Check out Nigel's blog here, and click here to check out Hunting Elvis Presley for Fun & Profit as well as all Nigel's other books.