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Children's Stories

Mock Bug’s Escape: The Incident of the Alien Child
It was the resounding thump of an alien child falling from the sky that woke Farmer Welton from his lazy slumber. He had wandered out of his farmhouse around noon, carrying a jug of his special home brewed root beer and some Oreos. Sitting there in the backyard, at an old beechwood table, he had gorged himself until he had finally fallen asleep. Did he dream? We’ll never know, but we do know that he drooled. more
Bogey the Magnificent
~ a story for anyone who has ever lost a dog ~
Being a clever Wiggle Dog, he pulled back and forth, until the old spring on his very personal leash went “Pop!” and he was off! He ran this way and that way, and up the yard and down the yard. Freedom was a glorious thing, and Bogey the Magnificent was Proud and Happy to be On the Run. more
The Bird that was Saved by a THING
(A Truly True Tale)
It was a Tuesday when it Happened. The baby sparrow, affectionately called Lewie by his father and mother (short for Llewellyn, of course), had decided that today was the Day when he could fly. His mother, Frances, had looked at him severely, and cuffed him with the tip of her left wing. "Fly? At your age? I don't think so!" more
Prince Tadin and the Naughty Mosquito
Once upon a time there was a handsome prince named Tadin. He was four years old, and he had blond hair and blue eyes. He wore a green cape, a red hat with a green feather, and golden boots. more
The Sad Tale of Rupert and Eggbert
Rupert was a peaceful cat. He lay in the sun all day, dreaming of nice things that walked on four legs. He was a playful cat. One day, a small, timid mouse named Eggbert danced across Rupert's nose. more
The Nest on Tymon's Head
When Tymon was very little he didn't like having his hair washed. Whenever he took a bath, his mother would say, "Time to wash your hair, Tymon." Tymon would yell, "No!" and try to make himself very small in the far corner of the tub. more
Ranin and the Red Thumb
(A True Story)
Ranin was four years old. "Ranin Brown was a cowboy, He was a true love cowboy, with warm love eyes. He liked to fight the outlaws and he saved the women and children. Yeehaw!" These are the words to a song his daddy made up for him. more

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