“The sky is turning black,” said Lonely Scarecrow to himself one autumn afternoon. “I know we just had daylight savings time but it is much too early in the day to be so dark.”
Lonely Scarecrow kept his eyes peeled … Read the rest
“Look at that silly chipmunk,” commented Mama Acorn, as she watched the chipmunk that was scurrying on the ground, trying to gather acorns. “At least we know he will never get us.”
“I wouldn’t be so sure of that,” said … Read the rest
“Good morning Dallas,” said Lonely Scarecrow.
“Oh good morning Lonely Scarecrow,” said Dallas. “I didn’t realize it was morning already.”
“Time for me to keep watch,” said Lonely Scarecrow.
“I had an uneventful evening,” said Dallas.
“That is good,” said … Read the rest
“Bye Daddy,” said Ugly Sally, giving her father a kiss. “I am going trick-or-treating.”
“Be careful out there,” said Father. “There have been reports of a vicious bobcat in the area.”
“I will be careful,” said Ugly Sally.
“Maybe I … Read the rest
“Some girls were trying to play Halloween tricks on me at school,” said Ugly Sally.
“Is that right?” asked her Uncle Joe, who was visiting her for the weekend.
“Yes,” said Ugly Sally. “It wasn’t very nice of them.”
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It was the morning of Halloween. Stanley was shopping for a Halloween costume. He wanted to find something perfect. Stanley entered the department store he regularly shops at. He walked to the very back of it and he was shocked … Read the rest
Sunflower Suzie woke up early one autumn morning. She got up and went to have a shower. While in the bathroom, she happened to look in the mirror.
“Oh my goodness,” screamed Sunflower Suzie, seeing a reflection of a sunflower … Read the rest
“I am so full,” said Mountain Kid, getting up from the dinner table. “That was the best Thanksgiving dinner I have ever had. I think I need to go for a walk.”
Mountain Kid stepped out of his cabin and … Read the rest
“Do you have any plans for Thanksgiving?” asked Frankie, one autumn evening, after Anna had finished work at the diner.
“No,” said Anna. “I have to work the night before Thanksgiving. I will be pretty exhausted.”
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“It smells so good in here,” said Grampy as he closed the oven door. “I love the smell of turkey.”
It was Thanksgiving day and Grampy was cooking dinner for his grandchildren. They were expected to arrive in a few … Read the rest
It was a beautiful autumn day and Chester Chipmunk was hungry. He had just spent the whole morning gathering acorns.
“I sure do have a lot of acorns gathered up already,” said Chester, looking at the huge pile that he … Read the rest
It was an unusual warm autumn morning. Caveman Jack had just woken up. He could smell something cooking in the fire pit outside and it smelled amazing.
“Mother!” exclaimed Caveman Jack, seeing his mother standing over the fire pit. “What … Read the rest