Short Stories Blog

The Short Stories Blog is a look at the changes in my site which helps parents guide their children writing short stories in order to improve literacy and social skills. In contains many light-hearted tips on writing, elements of a story, motivation, discipline, self esteem and help for work-at-home moms and dads. It...

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Apr 09, 2017

The Attic!

Why am I always the one that gets in trouble? I try my best to impress my strict father. I live in a big house, I sleep in the attic. Since my mum went

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Apr 09, 2017


I look into the mirror, and I can see the reflection. I see the face, the smooth, fair, lightly tanned skin of the cheeks and chin and nose and forehead.

Continue reading "Remember"

Apr 09, 2017

Tag Your It

Bella and 8 little elementary kids were playing tag. they needed one more player to make ten. A little white faced girl dressed in a long sleeve black

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Apr 05, 2017

For Grandpap

DJ was deeply afraid of the dark. She always thought that the shadows were more than shadows. She thought that they were people. Certain people like her

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Apr 05, 2017

Lily's Red Roses

One day, a little girl named Allys went out to pick flowers for her family's dinner that night. She was told to pick really special flowers since there

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Apr 05, 2017

Sleep with one eye open

Addison always fit in in her school. She was really popular, and all the boys liked her. But one day her parents told her she had to move. Addison was

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Apr 05, 2017

Wound up Sister

There were once two sisters called Mary and Carly. There was only one difference between the two of them; Carly was terrified of the dark. They slept

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Apr 05, 2017

Dead Magic. Black Magic...

Lily loved to draw. She was just one great artist. In her imagination the drawing would come to life, she had THE wildest imagination ever! One day, as

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Apr 04, 2017

Vampires and Zombies Attack Burger King

It was a dark scary night when Stewey, Lois, Peter, and Brian the dog got into the car. They were driving down a long dark road when they heard a loud

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Apr 04, 2017

My name is Ryan

I dont like the others. Others are mean and are not nice to me. They look at me with the same sad face that mommy and my teacher give me. The other ones

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Apr 03, 2017

Where the Dead Ones Play

You wouldn't beleive me. No one does. My parents think that I'm just trying to get attention. The guidance counselor says that I'm acting out. But you

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Apr 03, 2017


He knows what I did to him! Then why didn't you make sure he was dead before you left? I didn't want to kill him, and I didn't want to actually kill

Continue reading "Revenge"

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