Farmer Jalion's Barn
Duthton came home from school
today and found a bug on his belly, eating its way into
his skin. “Mommy,” he screamed, “why do I have a bug
stuck on my skin?” “Because,” she replied, “you are
Dinner at the McGuires
The silence was broken when
Mrs. McGuire spoke. “Adam,” she said, “would you please
touch that chair next to you?” “Why?” Adam asked.
“Because I’m afraid it will jump up and bite me,” his
Jeffrey stood facing the cold,
steel bars. Wide-eyed and willing, he peered into the
cage at the kangaroo. The kangaroo looked back. And
then... it happened! Jeffrey heard the kangaroo say
something to him.
Interview with Bub
“Sometimes I get this feeling
that I’m dreaming when I’m awake. It’s like I could just
snap my fingers or something and I’d wake up from this
dream. It’s like I’m going to wake up and you’ll all
Take all of my losses... Take all of my gains.
Then come back tomorrow... And take what remains.