It Will Rain


”Troll Mother,” said Troll Sister, coming into the kitchen, with a garden hoe in her hand. “I just planted the rosebush that Troll Grandpa gave to me.”

”Well that’s very nice dear,” said Troll Mother, wiping her wet hands on …

May with no Flowers


“Mommy, when is the sun ever going to shine!” exclaimed five year old, Jamie. “I want to go outside and play.”

“It’s pretty cold out today,” said Mommy. “However, I think that you could go outside and play for a …


"Inchworm" drawn by Deb W.

Hi! I’m just a little inchworm, going for a walk. It is very warm today and I thought that I would go to the beach. It is so much cooler there at this time of the year.

It took me …

Monsters and More Monsters


I live on a street on a dark alley in a cold and desolate city. It was a rainy and stormy night. The thunder was loud and the lightning lit up the sky.

“Let’s go outside,” said my friend, Pete.…

Fern Valley


Have you ever been to a place called Fern Valley? I was there a few times, I think. See, I don’t know if I was ever there, or if it is a place that I have just been dreaming about. …

Fires of Fort McMurray


Author’s Note: This story was written in honour of the evacuees of the Fort McMurray fires of 2016. So many people have lost everything and the fire is still raging on. My prayers and thoughts are with you all.


The Angry Cat


Once upon a Halloween Eve, there sat a furry cat. This furry cat was angry at the world but when asked how come it was angry, it couldn’t give you a straight answer because it was just angry at everything.…

Shawna the Sea Monster


“What a beautiful day!” exclaimed Shawna, the sea monster, while swimming in the deep, cold ocean waters.

“Are you serious?” Shawna’s Mother asked. “What is so nice about a cold, dreary day?”

“Mother,” said Shawna, seriously. “Every day for us …


"Ghost" drawn by Deb W.

Francis John Albert, or better known as Frankie, is a very cold, ruthless monster that lives on the streets of Cabbagetown in Toronto, Ontario. Frankie might look very scary with his green greyish face and long stringy hair but the …

Pesky Porcupine

“I can’t get down out of this tree!” exclaimed Pesky Porcupine.
“Pesky,” said Fred Bunny, looking up into the pine tree at his friend. “Why not?”
“I’m scared,” said Pesky.
“But what are you so scared about?” asked Fred Bunny. …

April Fool’s Day Wedding


Ricky Hansen was outside the barn cleaning up. It was the first day of April and it was nice and warm outside.

“So,” Ricky overheard Fawn say to Spot. “Are we going to get married today?”

“Today!” exclaimed Spot, laughing. …



“Slow-Poke,” said Mother Duck. “You have to put your scarf and hat on. It is pretty cold outside still.”

“Oh!” exclaimed Slow-Poke. “Do I have to?”

“You already know the answer to that one,” said Mother Duck.

Slow-Poke stomped his …

The Year Easter was Forgotten


In a small village in East Germany, a family, who was very poor, lived in a little hamlet. The father worked in a factory in the city and the mother did some sewing and baking to raise extra money to …