Children's

Paper Fairies

Paper fairies, she cuts out, with wings of cellophane and in the sun they dance about but they don't like the rain. Rain makes their paper heads all...

Once I had an itch

Once I had an itch that lived upon my back but though I strained and stretched I couldn't catch it. But then I bought a scratcher and, that old itch...

Fridge Elves

When my fridge, I look inside, little fridge elves run and hide; fairy folk like tiny tots that sit upon my yoghurt pots. While the fridge doors...

The dragon and old father time (Westernization of A Chinese New Year Myth)

Once, it is said; long, long ago, New years Eve was not a time for celebration or joy but a time of great fear, panic and despair. That is because,...

The Neery

There once was a little creature called a Neery; a kind of winged fairy that for 364 days of the year was invisible to human beings but that always...

The Reindeer Race

Once upon a time there was a boy called Jim who lived with his mother in a cottage in the forest. But the cottage belonged to a very mean and miserly...

The Perfect Heart For A Snowman

One Christmas Eve long ago, a snowman came knocking upon the door of a mean old miser who was a money lender. "Yes", said the miser, answering the...
Cherry

Christmas Stockings

On Christmas Eve, when kids are sleeping then Christmas stockings all come creeping down from above their fireplaces and hold fun Christmas stocking...
Cherry

A Mer-y Christmas

There are bubbles for baubles and seashells for bells and a twinkling starfish on a seaweed tree. And the coral sings carols. It's a happy Noel at...

A dormouse, enormous

A dormouse, enormous came knocking on my door and asked, "Please can I stay with you until the Springtime thaw?". I was afraid what it might do if it...
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