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Mothers of Step are more often then not, A cruel, twisted and unpleasant lot. This one was no exception to the rule, And had two ugly daughters just as cruel. Now, there lived another girl in the house, Not quite pretty but not really a grouse. And as it is in all stories of old, […]

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The Rude Witch

‘She HAS to be taught a lesson,’ said Merlin, pacing round and round his study in frustration. Little Toppy the Elf, took a tentative step back, trying to stay out of the way of the tall Wizard’s boots. ‘It cannot be done, your Wizardiness’ said Toppy, and then stopped when he saw Merlin glaring down […]

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Midnight Rescue

Jill had lots and lots of toys. Every night she would pull out a chair, climb on top of it and carefully arrange all her dolls and toys on top of the bookshelf. She would then tap each one on the nose and wish it a very good night before turning in. Each night, after […]

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The World in Johnny’s Back Garden

Scribble Desk’s Take: Fancy yourself an Adult who knows what a child sees and imagines? I bet my friend Kurt Chambers’ brilliant short story can change your mind. It changed mine. The World in Johnny’s Back Garden The window misted with Johnny’s breath as he gazed out upon his garden with eager anticipation. Trails of […]

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When The Moon Fell Down

Once upon a time in FaerieRealm, lived two gnomes by the names of Clip and Clap. They were brothers and made a living by collecting and selling fruits in the local FaerieRealm market. One evening, Clip and Clap were out picking apples. Faerie apples are best picked by moonlight and this was a secret only […]

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