THE PROMISE OF KING BAKER

There was a king called Arthur who promised to all people of the kingdom a daily bag of bread. During a few months, everything went well, and everybody was very happy and thankful to the king.

But bad times arrived, grain started to be scarce and Arthur´s suppliers of bread had to close their business, so the king looked for another bread supplier, but didn´t find any.

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THE SNOW BIRD

Short Story written by: Juan (73 years old)

Missi was an old woman who lived in a town surrounded by mountains. There was no heating yet and the town was very cold during winter, so Missi used to collect firewood to light the fireplace of her cute house.

One day Missi went to the hills to collect more firewood when she met a little snow bird on the way who started to follow Missi and Missi asked her:

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THE BLUE BEETLE AND THE THREE WISE KINGS

Tells the legend that there are three blue beetles walking with the three wise kings every christmas to help them to deliver the gifts to all the girls and boys.

The three blue beetles have a very special power, they make the three camels to walk faster to deliver the gifts on time.

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INTERNATIONAL CHILDRENS BOOK DAY

The 2nd of April is an special date for us. Is the “International Children´s Book Day”. A day like today one of the most important fairy tales writer of all times was born. The danish Hans Christian Andersen, author of famous tales like: The ugly duckling, The little mermaid, The emperor´s new clothes or The steadfast tin soldier.

Short Stories´ writers create beautiful stories and tales from their own imagination. Stories that reach people making them enjoy and feel the stories. There is not Story without writer, and not writer without reader.

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CLAIRE, THE UGLY FAIRY

In the fairies kingdom lived a young girl called Claire and was known as the ugly fairy. She was 17 years old, and had been hiding at home during all her life because she was ashamed of her aspect.

The ugly fairy was only leaving her house once a month to go to the fairies ceremony, where the old fairies were sharing their knowledge and experiences with the rest of the fairies.

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Claire was always wearing a mask, when she was going out to rescue a child on a mission, the child always ended up saying to Claire: “Go away, go away ugly fairy”, and the poor fairy was always very sad. Continue reading…