Are We Ever in Trouble! Daily Writing Challenge

Caleb and Calvin were tired of staying right under their mother's feet. They wanted adventure in their lives. Mama had warned them not to stray away from the others, because there were predators out there like the leopards, jaguars, and cougars, who could run faster than they could climb a tree. But, they had never … Continue reading Are We Ever in Trouble! Daily Writing Challenge

Going Grocery Shopping for Mommy

Myra looked out at the deepening of the snow and knew that she could not walk to the grocery store to replenish their food supply, which was dangerously low. Her rheumatoid arthritis was causing her such acute pain, making walking in the frigid weather nearly impossible. She did not know her neighbors, so more than … Continue reading Going Grocery Shopping for Mommy

Learning Virtues from Vices: Three Things Challenge

Thirteen-years-old Carrie walked through the fair eating her favorite food in all the world, pink cotton candy. As she passed the different games and exhibits, she thought about the lessons that her mother had been trying to teach her using a game from Mama's youth, Snakes and Ladders. Mama wanted her to know the difference … Continue reading Learning Virtues from Vices: Three Things Challenge