Category Archives: Short Stories

Safari…a short story

“Okay, everyone stay together.  If you get lost, look for this gigantic flower I’m holding up,” she said, shaking the huge yellow daisy.  “But please, don’t wander away.  Some of the animals can be unpredictable and vicious.  They are all … Continue reading

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Jazz…The story of a Peacock

Jazz was a pure white Peacock.  But when asked, she told everyone that she was a pigeon.  She had wanted to be a pigeon since she was hatched.  It’s not that she minded being a peacock, it’s just that pigeons … Continue reading

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Exit…

She grew up, playing in the forest.  She knew all the animals, and often slept surrounded by rabbits, squirrels, and birds.  The forest was beautiful during the sunny days of spring and summer.  Cooler during blustery fall.  When cold winter … Continue reading

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Swan Lake…and The Lovely Duckling…

Swan Lake is hidden in a quiet place, where humans cannot tread.  It’s a place filled with swans of all ages and colors, swans from all places.  They instinctively know where the Lake is nestled, the water pure and clean, … Continue reading

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Snow White…a very short story

Snow White was a beautiful, sweet and very gentle egret.  Her mother loved and adored her but, like many unfortunate things in this world, there were those who were envious of her pure white feathers, those who wanted her for … Continue reading

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Blue bird…a very short story

She told him that she would return when the blue birds sang. He told her that all the birds were gone. She held very still, then she opened her hand and a blue bird flew from her palm to the … Continue reading

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Dennis…

Dennis had been planning his escape for over a year.  It was a difficult thing to do, since he didn’t know what existed outside of the pasture in which he was kept.  He was born on the ranch and had … Continue reading

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