Monthly Archives: May 2018

Story 14: To-Do List

For the StoryADay May Challenge Frances Fowler’s to-do list: Hide CD player, radio, and all of Emmy’s death metal CDs before she wakes up...

Story 13: The Girl Next Door

For StoryADay May Challenge “She’s at it again!” Brian growled as he looked out the kitchen window. Dylan came over to look. Sure enough,...

Story 11: Cornbread & Bean Soup

For StoryADay May challenge I’ll always remember the day I first saw Ned. “Phoebe! It’s time to bring in the laundry!” Mother called from...

Story 10: The Storyteller

For StoryADay May Challenge “Miss Annie, why do all of your stories have happy endings?” Annabelle looked at the young faces smiling up at...

Story 9: Brothers

Myron was two minutes younger than Murray. Though born of the same parents on the same day in the same place, the two brothers...

Story 8: Growing Up

For the StoryADay May challenge Boris did not want to grow up. Ever since he’d hatched, he’d listen to his brothers and sisters boast...

Story 7: Four Wishes

For StoryADay May Challenge “You get four wishes.” Shelly coughed as the smoke cleared. The blue flowerpot in her hands slipped onto the ground....

Story 6: The Best Friend

For the StoryADay May Challenge Asha couldn’t stand it anymore. The yelling, the screaming, the pressure, the competing. She still remembered when Charlie had...

Story 5: The Pen Pal

For the StoryADay May Challenge “Rosie, don’t forget we’re going to visit Great-Grandma Amaryllis after school today,” Mom called as Rosie grabbed her backpack...