"Oh no, the klutz is back and he is back with a bang", Michael told Sara as they went to inspect the source of the rather loud crash. The newly-landed object was nothing like anything they had ever seen before. It was definitely NOT food! Though the klutz did drop bits and crumbs of his … Continue reading tiny tale #82: A Needle In A Haystack
Long ago, in a castle,There lived Princess Dawn who was very able,Brave, determined, and dependableBut society gave her another labelA warrior princess was unthinkableThey just wanted her to be "marriageable"Like the many princesses in the fableTired of the stereotypical labelShe decided to be a rebelAnd pull off a task deemed impossibleOff she went, armed with … Continue reading The warrior princess
Vanish* (verb) A cruel trick that life plays on you when you accidentally misplace your glasses and you have to grope around blindly while squinting to improve your vision because you are blind without your glasses! The disturbing phenomena where things seem to disappear only to be found instantaneously when someone other than you start … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge One-liner: V is for Vanish
Umbrella (noun) An object that has the potential to protect you from rain (and sun!), but ironically the day you forget to carry it ends up being the rainiest of days! Did you know that the basic umbrella was invented nearly 4000 years ago and that initially it was only used by nobility and royalty? … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge One-liner: U is for Umbrella
Once upon a time, in a faraway land called Twistopia, there lived a young prince named Pleasant. He'd grown up into a decent, intelligent man. One fateful day, while Pleasant was roaming about, admiring the beauty of his kingdom he was kidnapped by Nagini - an evil dragon. Luckily for Pleasant, his cries for help … Continue reading short story #3: Not a run-of-the-mill fairy tale!