Ages 8-12

#191 – The Tale of a Conversation With The Moon

Sebastian Lopez sat on his favourite rock at Lawson’s Bay, dangling his feet in the water and feeling the refreshing waves lap against his shins. A narrow stream of moonlight flickered from one wave to the next and Sebastian smiled at the thought of the flickers never being able to create an knowable pattern. I […]

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Ages 4-8, Ages 8-12

#190 – The Tale of Jane’s Robot

Being Jane’s robot is not a chore in the slightest. There are plenty of rumours about other robots who are forced to complete mundane tasks such as picking up boxes and moving them from one end of a room to the other and repeating this process on an infinite loop. There are stories about robots […]

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Ages 4-8, Ages 8-12

#189 – The Tale of the Great Stage in the Sky

Damien had become obsessed with the sky, but couldn’t figure out how to get there. When he asked his friends, Kilo and Bronte, for their thoughts during recess one day, they rattled on about some people out of town who had attempted flying once or twice, but no-one was remotely capable of reaching as high […]

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Ages 8-12

#188 – The Tale of the Battle of the Giants

Corben treated the seagull’s screech as a warning to find shelter behind the trunk of the nearest tree. Keeping his body as still as possible, he listened while the enormous bird landed and started stalking the smell. The seagull was nearly as tall as Corben and was so large, that Corben could hear its eyes […]

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