Rosie and Lilly’s Story

  Rosie started pedalling first and Lilly soon caught up.  Their silver-tasseled handlebars twinkled in the sunlight, as they gained speed down the tree-lined lane.  The pair were off to their best friend's house, one block over.  It was Jeannie's tenth birthday party.  They had been looking forward to it all week.  It was going …

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Joe’s Story

The sunshine peeked in through the curtain, as Joe fleetingly opened his eyes.  He sensed that it was still the early morning, so he glanced over to see if Maria was asleep, but the covers were folded over.  It wasn't unusual for her to be up before him, so he lie awake for a while …

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