The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 48.3 — The Enemy Revealed

Ch. 48.3 The Enemy Revealed --  Ezra stood on a branch of a towering spruce tree and looked down at the valley below them. He gulped as row after row of armed trolls emerged from the gaping wound in the earth and spilled into the meadow. The heavy beating of their drums pulsed in the air. On… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 48.3 — The Enemy Revealed

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.3 — Felix is Very Brave

Ch. 44.3 -- Felix hardly dared to breathe as he hung in the ether, watching the dragon. The brute had curled up on his treasure, his heart full of misery as tears dripped from his eyes. Why couldn’t Jay see what hung in the balance? Dragons were supposed to be wise. Ha. Felix’s heart pounded.… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 44.3 — Felix is Very Brave

The True Adventures of Jay B R Wokky, Web Serials

Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 32.4 — More Bandersnatches

Ch. 32.4 -- “Bandersnatches,” said the cat, sniffing the air. “And something else.” Eli clutched his sword and turned around to face the manxiom foes. Felix’s hair stood on end as he yowled. “I’m just a cat. I was never trained for battle. If I try to go against those bandersnatches, they’ll swallow me whole.” “Go then,”… Continue reading Jay B. R. Wokky Ch. 32.4 — More Bandersnatches

Book Reviews

Gregor the Overlander

Book Review:  Gregor the Overlander, by Suzanne Collins: I enjoyed the Hunger Games series, and when I checked to see what else Suzanne Collins had written, I found this series. Eleven-year-old Gregor lives in New York City and spends his free time babysitting his little sister and trying not to think about his missing father.… Continue reading Gregor the Overlander

Book Reviews

The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux, by Kate DiCamillo, is a beautiful story, lovingly told, with illustrations by Timothy Basil Ering.  It is the story of Despereaux Tilling, a mouse who loves music, stories, and a princess.  It is also the story of Roscuro, a rat who lives in the dark of the castle dungeon but yearns… Continue reading The Tale of Despereaux

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In Remembrance

At the eleventh hour on the eleventh day of the eleventh month, our local elementary school children gathered outside while veterans conducted a short ceremony to honor those who served in the armed forces.  The children put their hands over their hearts and watched in silence as the color guard raised the flag, and then… Continue reading In Remembrance