Category Archives: Short Stories

My Mother’s Tattoo and Other Stories for Kids

My Mother’s Tattoo and Other Stories for Kids is a blend of classical children’s literature, humor, and a bit of sophistication that grown-ups will find enjoyable too. The stories are written to be read aloud or like getting your first set of training-wheels, to be read alone. Imagination, humor, and master storytelling makeup this three-story collection.

My Mother’s Tattoo takes the reader into the household of Roxy, her two sisters, and Mother. The calendar has just turned over and it is the first month of summer. A trip to the beach is in order and the girls are excited. When they arrive, the day is glorious until an unexpected event changes the day for Roxy!

Octavia’s Uphill Battle: Octavia, Ms. Winthrop’s elegant gray mule lives at Crestview Stables. Every Saturday they go out for a ride, however, what makes Octavia most extraordinary is that she wears ankle-high rollerblades. But trouble brews when the storm arrives, and they need help getting back home!

Madame La Mew Puts Her Paw Down: Madame La Mew and Miss Demeanor, two cat friends are playfully witty. Madame La Mew’s identical twin kittens need to be named, but she is having a difficult time deciding. Miss Demeanor tries to help, only her suggestions are not helpful. It is not until all four cats are napping that one of the kittens wakes up before the others. Trouble ensues, and it is during his encounter that the mischievous kitten makes a name for himself (literally).

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Fairy Tales from the Land of Law

Short stories based on real life situations encountered in the courtroom. There are thousands of scenarios where grandparents, step-parents, aunt and uncles, other relatives, foster parents, and other people have become so entangled in a child’s life that the child bonds with them as a true parent when the biological parent has failed to step up.. That is where the issues become interesting. That is where the bond based on love should take precedence. Perhaps someday the law will discover a better way to address these very difficult issues, but it hasn’t happened yet.

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Lures

The lure of fame draws a meme detective to a hostile sports arena in Philadelphia. The chance to earn their father’s love lures his children to an electronic necromancer. The lure of vengeance causes a man to invite his best friend to an ill-fated fishing trip. These are the stories in “Lures,” a collection of short fiction and poems by John DiFelice.

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Nibble, Nibble, Crunch

Warning: After reading this story you’ll never be able to look at a snowman the same way again. In the beginning she thought it was sweet, this snowman who emerged as if from nowhere, but soon the six-year old Emma realizes that this snowman is different … very different. NIBBLE, NIBBLE, CRUNCH is a horror novella from Willow Rose, author of the International Bestselling horror-series starring the Danish reporter Rebekka Franck. It is not for the faint at heart. This ebook also includes an excerpt from her novel One, Two … He is coming for you the first book in her Rebekka Franck-series.

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