• The Dragon’s Cave by Rose-Marie Lyttle

    Title: The Dragon’s Cave Author: Rose-Marie Lyttle Publisher: Wilrose Dream Ventures Publication date: August 13, 2018 Genre: Middle Grade/Teen, Fantasy Please note I received this book for free from Kindle Scout. Summary: It was an ordinary day for seventh grader Seamus: running with the cross country team, running with and rescuing friend/crush Lacey, fight with best friend Andy, and get benched from Sectionals. But then he gets struck by lightning and ends up on the Isle of Rum, presumably in the Medieval times. He’s squire to a knight on a mission with the king and several other knights and their squires to slay a dragon and take the treasure it guards.…

  • I Have a Boy and a Girl, But That’s Not Why I’m Done

    A lot of people see I have one of each and say something along the lines of, “Oh, you have one of each, so you must be done!” Yes, I have one of each. Yes, I am done. But not because I have one of each. And sometimes I wish I had more confidence and the wherewithal to say so. There are, actually, two reasons why we are not having any more. We just got lucky and had one of each. Actually, my husband is a scientist and followed the scientific approach to having a boy and a girl. Yes, there is a science behind it and, no, I didn’t…

  • Raven, Chapter 12-b

    A smile spread across Corinn’s face as his lookout reported what he had seen. This was just the icing on the cake after the news of Aven’s death. He wasn’t completely sure of what it all meant, but it did point to an unstable Raven. She was devastated, as the boy was telling him. It had been days and she was still in deep mourning. Raven wouldn’t be thinking clearly. She could be impulsive and have her guard down. Of course, she could be reacting differently and be even sharper than usual. She could make many mistakes, or work flawlessly. The woman had never before lost a member of her…

  • A Class Story

    Ashley: About time we started. Once upon a time there was a unicorn. Ben: Beautiful as he could be. But one day an evil witch came to him. Carrie: Curses she threw in abundance until he became a little boy. Daisy: Darling as he was, a poor shepherd and his wife took him in. Ethan: Evan though they came to love him, he seemed to be very strange. Fred: For breakfast he ate grass, for lunch he had dandelion heads, and dinner was a plate of leaves. George: Gentle to all, he ignored little boy toys and pranced in the meadows. Helen: He befriended the other unicorns and shocked the…