Short Stories Blog

The Short Stories Blog is a look at the changes in my site which helps parents guide their children writing short stories in order to improve literacy and social skills. In contains many light-hearted tips on writing, elements of a story, motivation, discipline, self esteem and help for work-at-home moms and dads. It...

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Nov 27, 2017

My grandpa's teeth

It was Saturday. I came home from church and my grandpa went to a different church. He was talking to a lady but the lady didn't understand him. The lady

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Sep 21, 2017

The Porcelain Doll

The porcelain doll that sat on Chrystal’s window sill scared her every time she looked at it. It’s empty eyes cast upon pure judgment. She begged her

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Sep 21, 2017

Trapped in the ''Call Center Of Doom''

It was the night before halloween, it was like most october nights, cold and damp. The wind howeled as two employees started a long shift in the call center.

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Sep 21, 2017

Daddy, aren't you proud?

I was running for dear life. Come on Liz, this is your time to shine. You've trained for this, I thought to myself. I ran and ran until I felt the yellow

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Sep 15, 2017

The Red Footprints

Rachel, a 16-year-old was home alone for the first time. Her parents were on vacation for three days. After a few hours of television and computer games,

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Sep 15, 2017

Shivers of Doom

Are you coming along? asked Ryan. In a minute, I just wanna look at my candy so far, Ry! replied Anna briskly, rummaging through her candy sack. It was

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Sep 15, 2017

The Girl In The Well

One cold winter's day, a poor woman and her baby girl were seen walking the streets of a small town. They were hungry and tired but they had no money and

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Sep 15, 2017


In the darkest room of the darkest house on Plonty Island sits a boy named Andrew. Not a single light is on in the entire house and not a single ray on

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Sep 15, 2017


Sometimes, at night, I can still see them. Those two kids, with their haunting blue eyes and their ragged clothes and twisted expressions. They visit me

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Sep 15, 2017

Hallow Hill

On Halloween at about 5:00, Lisa and her friends were hiking up hollow Hill when a noise startled then. They glanced around and saw some wolves feasting

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Sep 15, 2017

The Grave

Not long ago there was a young woman named sally who was university. One night after studying chemistry, Sally was hanging out with her friends. They

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Sep 02, 2017

Aren't you glad you didn't?

There were two college roommates, Sarah and Emily that were studying in the library at their college. It was getting late but they were cramming for an

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