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Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx

Marcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx
Joe Todd-Stanton
Flying Eye Books

Yay! A new addition to the Brownstone’s Mythical Collection series is certainly something to cheer about. 272 more words

Picture Books

The Creature I Have Become

I identify as a humorist, writer, cartoonist, and certified fool (Yes, I have a certificate from the Children’s Writer Institute that proves I once foolishly believed I could learn how to make money as a writer).  486 more words


Childhood Traumas (Welcome To The Halloween Season)

Previously: What To Do On Halloween.

My brother and his friends troop down to the basement rec room, saying, “Let’s play Operation!,” and I am uneasy. 1,719 more words


Mr. Dinkles

One night, Mahana was afraid to sleep in her room.  She curled into a ball outside of her parent’s bedroom, crying softly.  Mommy came out and asked her, “Why are you crying?” 514 more words

Children's Story

An Interlude in Fiction..

I don’t know when I learned to be afraid of the stairs. Perhaps from a childhood memory now shielded away to hide the trauma of a departed time. 836 more words

Fiction Writings

The red dusk and why humanity is afraid of the dark.

It baffles me as to why you enjoy watching the dusk, because you may thrive while the Earth still basks in the sun’s incandescent glow, but the night is not for you. 254 more words

On Night Lights and Living Vicariously through my 3 Year Old

As a parent, you learn new things every day. Some you learn through research and experience, while others you just sort of stumble across by pure chance. 245 more words