Ages 8-12

#216 – The Tale of the Snail King

The Snail King woke up and stretched his foot. He slid his way out of bed and removed his nightcap, replacing it with the crown resting on the regal-red pillow with gold trimmings and tussles beside his bed. Staring at himself in the mirror, he adjusted his crown so that it would sit straight. Which […]

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7 Lessons I Learned Writing 200 Stories in 200 Days

200 stories. 200 days. Over 800 hours of writing. I must have learned something in that time, right?   Part 1 The Monster of Self Doubt   1. Doubt comes and goes in waves. 200 days ago, I decided I was going to write and publish a story every day for the next year, and […]

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Ages 8-12

#215 – The Tale of Jonathan’s Monster

There was no better way to describe the relationship Jonathan had with Yoki other than that of owner and pet. Obviously,​ there were differences (unlike a pet, Jonathan wouldn’t have been too upset if Yoki suddenly vanished), but the similarities were great enough that Jonathan thought of himself as a particularly smart seven-year-old boy for […]

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Ages 8-12

#214 – The Tale of Frolly the Frilled-Neck Lizard

Frolly the Frilled-Neck Lizard was always making mistakes. She was regularly getting into trouble for it, too. Once, during Frolly’s mother’s third attempt to teach her daughter how to move her body gracefully to make it to the end of a branch, Frolly slipped, sending her mother flying high into the air. Frolly watched from […]

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GIVEAWAY! $50 Amazon Voucher – Celebrating 1,000 Followers!

Thank you to everyone for accessing the stories! To give back to the WordPress community and to say thank you for reaching 1,000 followers, I’m giving away an Amazon Voucher for the country of your choosing worth US$50. To enter, simply: Reblog this post, AND Leave me a comment below telling me which tale you […]

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