” I am eight years old but I’m still afraid of the dark. I know I am a big girl but that is just how it is. So Mummy leaves my bedside lamp on all night. But if I get out of bed, my shadow follows me. Sometimes this scares me and I call out to Mummy. She flips the wall switches. My room is … Continue reading 17. Shadow Monsters
Dr. Morton had taken over as child specialist in this small town when old Dr. MacPharson finally retired. The old doctor had been a favourite with the townspeople. He had looked after nearly three generations of them through various childhood ailments. All the parents looked up to him as a font of wisdom when it came to their children, not just in matters of health … Continue reading 9. Dr. Galaxy
Children should be seen and not heard. Each day during the month of February, at around 6 am Pacific Time, I will be posting an old adage, an old saying, a familiar expression that we’ve all heard and have probably used during our lifetimes. Your assignment, should you choose to accept it, will be to […] via Fandango’s February Expressions #5 — This, That, and The … Continue reading Fandango’s February Expressions #5 — Children should be seen and not heard.