Tag Archives: Children’s stories

POOR LITTLE SPARROW

  POOR LITTLE SPARROW Poor little sparrow, fallen from the nest. Poor little sparrow, lonely for the rest. Jesus hears you calling. The Master sees you there. Gently now he touches you, loves away your care.   He watches, little … Continue reading

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SPRING FEVER

    Numbers and letters and colors, ho hum! I’m ready for summer and school to be done! I’ve played in the snow and slid down the hill; of cocoa and dumplings I’ve sure had my fill!   My wooly … Continue reading

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PETER AND THE ENCHANTED CASTLE

This is a fairytale written as a writing assignment.  Several years later I decided to make it into a modern fairytale.  As I wrote past the 3,000 words of the original, I realized I was writing something very different.  Yes, … Continue reading

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SAMMY COLORS A PICTURE             All the children came back to the classroom.  They had had a lot of fun at recess.  Sammy had looked for the red bird who had been tap tapping on the schoolroom window, but it … Continue reading

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SAMMY AND THE TAPPING BIRD Sammy sat in the classroom.  His seat was wobbly and his papers a mess. It had taken a whole year to get them in such a state.  He was a wobbly kind of kid.  It … Continue reading

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TOADIE’S ADVENTURE By Donna Swanson

  A salubrious syncopation of singular silliness   The Toadie hopped along the road, his warts were all ablister. The sun was shining on his back and no matter how he twisted, he could not find his way across to … Continue reading

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TERRIBLE TILLIEANDHER SIDEKICK, BOO

        Terrible Tillie and her sidekick, Boo, bushwhacked Patrick in the Toddler Room. He hid in the toy box; he hid beneath the desk. But they found him and they trounced him and they scared him half … Continue reading

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