My Brother’s April Fools’ Day

On April 1st, my brother, Fred, couldn’t believe what I had said. I’d said that if the wind was right, even trucks could be in flight. “Of course,” I said, “it is the truth; a truck could land right on our roof. Even cows can fly around.” Now my brother really frowned. “It’s April 1st,”Continue reading “My Brother’s April Fools’ Day”

The Lesson of the Hula-hoop

Sandy had a hula-hoop and all she did each day was stand around and hula-hoop, her only form of play. The trouble was the silly girl went to the extreme. She hula-hooped so very much, she make her mother scream! “SANDY, PUT THAT THING AWAY! YOU NEED TO CLEAN YOUR ROOM! GIVE ME THAT DARNContinue reading “The Lesson of the Hula-hoop”

The Day After Groundhog’s Day

It’s February third today, and in my den I plan to stay. I’m scared to venture out my door! My poor, old nerves can stand no more! On the second, yesterday, I thought I’d go outside and play, so from my den I happily walked — the scene before me left me shocked! Fifty cameras,Continue reading “The Day After Groundhog’s Day”