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Anthony the anxious Ant finds himself all alone, with no friends. He finally realizes that kindness towards others is the way to make friends and sets off to make amends. However, as he crosses the stream in search of his lost friends he comes across Sid the hungry Salmon. Read More
Anthony the anxious flying ant is at it again along the long and winding path. This time a whole new set of friends come to his aid only to be let down at the last minute. Anthony is one bad ant! Read More
Anthony the anxious flying ant is on his way to work and full of woe. Along the long and winding path he comes across many other animals and insects who offer to help him along the way. Anthony however, is not what he seems and has a cunning plan for… Read More
The Witches cafe is the first in a series of children's picture books about Brenda, a Witch who runs a cafe deep in the forest where she provides tasty snacks, spells, and potions, to keep all the Forest beasts in check.Here are the words without the pictures. Read More

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New neighbors moving into the neighborhood. Read More

Tags: nature, animals

16-year-old Carrie Evans is haunted from the memories of her past she's been trying to forget ever since she moved states. But can she run from them forever when a new boy comes to town and reminds her that even in the bad, there's still good things for her to… Read More
You just never know who is visiting your house. Read More
A babysitting favor. Read More
Follow the adventure of Roger as he takes his brother's place in saving the world from pure darkness, find out what happens next by reading along! Read More

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Today, I saw a Magpie, with dark blue wings, dark blue tail and a black head. Sitting on an old tree outside our house, staring right at our window. The magpie’s head was tilting left and right, trying to look cute. But I’m no fool for that. Of course, we… Read More

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Pixies are known for being lively creatures but it's just not his day. Read More
This short collection of poems was inspired by the polo ponies I manage and the farms I work on. I focus on the magical elements of nature and the personalities of the horses in my care. Read More

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An accumulation of poems from a Poem A Day Challenge in 2015. Genres include rhyming to Haiku and Tanka.Subjects include love, life, nature, animals, dementia and caregivers. I hope you will fins one or two you enjoy. Read More

Poem / Other

December 20, 2020

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This is a poem I had to write for my AP English Literature class inspired by a poem titled "The Eagle" by Alfred Tennyson. I tried to have fun with it while still staying somewhat true to form. Let me know what you think! Read More

Tags: poetry, animals

Poem / Poetry

December 14, 2020

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
Made this after finishing writing for my project in school. Read More

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"Nicely worded Shirley, and very informative. Besides, it was a fun read after all the Boo-Hoo, poor me stories. Thanks! " Read More

A sweet love story about a goose named Willow. Read More

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The day I almost got arrested for stealing the mail. Read More

Tags: humor, animals

The wild man (also wild-man, or "wild-man of the woods") is a mythical figure that appears in the artwork and literature of medieval Europe, comparable to the satyr or faun type in classical mythology and to Silvanus, the Roman god of the woodlands.*** So it's a story you're looking to… Read More

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"I enjoyed reading your article, it was very informative and covered a lot of the different things that are found in the sea. I always enjoyed go..." Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

September 16, 2020

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Roxy is based from a true life situation about a dog, a 4 year old female pitbull to be exact and a story that will touch the hearts of any animal lover. Roxy is sassy, strong, but most importantly lovingly loyal and her story deserves to be told as it… Read More

Tags: animals, dog, roxy, pitbull

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