She knows the perfect gift for her husband, but she doesn’t have enough money. What will she sacrifice to buy the gift? This short story has been rewritten from O. Henry’s “The Gift of The Magi.” The Gift of Love I count my money. 32 dollars and 87 cents. That is all. For a longContinue reading “The Gift of Love”
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The Terrifying Red Bag
Nobody knew what was in the little red bag. I was on the flight to Los Angeles for about an hour when I made the discovery. The woman next to me was sleeping, and I was getting bored, so I started looking through her bag. Oh? Does that seem bad? Don’t think I’m a creep!Continue reading “The Terrifying Red Bag”
The Fight on Planet Dornel 4
Fighting an alien champion in the boxing ring was always a risk for a human. Larry Filmore only has two choices: he can run or he can fight.
The Poker Game
At poker, Raff knew he could beat anyone. Now, he needed money badly. He walked into the Grand House Casino to find a challenger.
My Dragon – Chapter 3 – I Find the Island
Chapter 3 – I Find the Island I hid in the hold for six days and nights. Twice, I was nearly caught when the ship stopped to pick up more cargo. But at last, I heard a sailor say that the next port would be Cranberry and that they’d be unloading the wheat there. IContinue reading “My Dragon – Chapter 3 – I Find the Island”
My Dragon – Chapter 2 – I Run Away
Chapter 2 – I Run Away “Wild Island is cut into two by a very wide and muddy river,” continued the cat. “This river begins near one end of the island and flows into the ocean at the other end. The animals there are very lazy, and they used to hate having to go allContinue reading “My Dragon – Chapter 2 – I Run Away”
My Dragon – Chapter 1 – I Meet A Cat
A kind boy learns about a baby dragon who needs help. He goes on an adventure to save the dragon from Wild Island!
The North Wind and the Sun
Who is stronger, the North Wind or the Sun?
Detective Nanny – The Broken Window (Story 1)
Today, Nadine starts a new job – a nanny for a rich American family. But before she starts, she needs to solve a mystery: Who broke the kitchen window? It was a warm autumn morning. The neighborhood had big houses and shiny cars. The houses were close together, so the yards were small. But someContinue reading “Detective Nanny – The Broken Window (Story 1)”
The Neighbor’s Scream
A wife and husband eat dinner together. Suddenly, they hear a scream. Their neighbor is in danger. “You are my hero,” Mary says to her husband. “Be careful!” Mary looks up at her husband. He is standing on a chair. “Oh no. I can’t watch!” she says. She covers her eyes with her hands. HerContinue reading “The Neighbor’s Scream”