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BEAUTY’S WISH by DONNA SWANSON c.2008

A bluebird sat on a fencepost, whistling a merry tune.  A chipmunk chewed on a cloverleaf as he scampered through the dew.  But all was lost on Beauty as she stared across the dale, and watched a team of horses … Continue reading

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THE LITTLE RED CHAIR

Adam looked at the three little red chairs all in a row.  “Look, Mama, that one is different!  It’s shaped all funny.  Let’s take it away.” Mother looked at the chair and smiled.  “Yes, it does look different, doesn’t it?  … Continue reading

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OLD MICAH AND THE LAMB (Part Four)

  “Nothing but trouble can come of this,” Benjamin, one of the town elders, said.  “Herod is a wicked and jealous king.  I cannot see him allowing the birth of one who might have a claim to the throne of … Continue reading

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OLD MICAH AND THE LAMB (Part One) By Donna Swanson c.1974

. Old Micah sat in the sun, a pile of wood shavings spilling over his sandal-shod feet.  He turned a small figure in his hand, shaping and smoothing it as he hummed softly.  He smiled as voices and laughter interrupted … Continue reading

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OLD MICAH AND THE LAMB (Part Three)

Well, like I said, those were two of the happiest years of my life.  But they passed so quickly!  I remember when Joseph and his family left as though it were yesterday. I was in the courtyard of the inn … Continue reading

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OLD MICAH AND THE LAMB (Part Two) c.Donna Swanson

The shepherds did not stay long, for they could see how tired Mary and Joseph were.  But, as we all left the stable, I heard them talking. “We must spread the word!” “I want to tell my family!” “Messiah!  He’s … Continue reading

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