Three Bears

Three Bears by Katherine Rawson

When the smell of burning porridge wafted past Goldilocks’ nose, she realized she had stayed on the phone too long. “I’d better go,” she said, hanging up the phone and hurrying to the kitchen. “Drat!” she said when she saw the blackened pot on the stove. “It’s ruined. I’ll have to start all over again.”… Read more Three Bears

The Sad Misfortune of Naive Catalina and her Sinister Grandmother

The Sad Misfortune of Naive Catalina and her Sinister Grandmother by Karen Schauber

Catalina was feeding her grandmother when ocean waves swelled bringing news of her brother Tamas, long gone on a misguided sailing expedition. The blustery winds of the high seas played mischief with the pious families of the village, spreading rumours and lies, twisting and winding them up like a chroniker with no hands. Today it… Read more The Sad Misfortune of Naive Catalina and her Sinister Grandmother

Miracle

Miracle by Chris Bullard

The abalones were migrating to the sea. Bob knew he was supposed to stop for them at the crossing, but he had a business appointment. After a few minutes of waiting for them to get out of his way he grew impatient and began inching his car forward. Surely, the abalones would see him coming… Read more Miracle