Slow-Poke’s Icy Walk

Slow-Poke’s Icy Walk … “I want to go for a walk,” said Slow-Poke. “I don’t know if that is such a good idea,” said Mother. “It is very icy outside.” “This has been a bad winter,” said Slow-Poke. “I have been stuck in the house for days. I promise I will be very careful.” “Okay,” […] Read More

Mr. Winter’s Icy Heart

Mr. Winter was very depressed about the fact that he had lost Penelope, the love of his life. She married another man and Mr. Winter only found that out when he asked her to marry him. “I am very depressed,” said Mr. Winter to himself. “I don’t see how I will ever be able to […] Read More

Icy Cold

Icy Cold … “Make sure the children bundle up warm today when they get ready for school,” said Poor Mountain Father. “It is icy cold outside today.” “The children aren’t going anywhere today,” said Poor Mountain Mother. “It is Saturday.” “Are you sure it is Saturday?” asked Poor Mountain Father. “I’m sure,” said Poor Mountain […] Read More

Mr. Iceman’s Icy Walkway

Mr. Iceman was outside his house in Calgary, Alberta, on a cold winter day. He was bored. It was his day off from working at the arena. He had a very strong desire to make some ice. “I know,” said Mr. Iceman. “I will make my front walkway icy.” Mr. Iceman as a special talent […] Read More

Mr. Iceman

“It is a wonderful icy day here in Calgary, Alberta,” shouted Mr. Iceman at the top of his lungs. “Oh, how I love the ice!” Mr. Iceman walked along the streets of downtown Calgary. Every step he took, he left an icy footprint behind him. What he didn’t notice were the people behind him slipping […] Read More

Apple Monster

In the middle of the forest, there was a lone apple tree that grew there. That lone apple tree grew huge, juicy apples on it. Every creature in the forest wanted to eat the apples from it. The only problem was, there was a mean, nasty creature who wouldn’t let anyone else have any apples. […] Read More

Travelin’ Rick Goes to BC

It was a beautiful summer morning. Travelin’ Rick sat outside on his deck in Calgary, Alberta, enjoying his morning coffee. He looked toward the west and on the horizon he saw the Rocky Mountains. “It is such a beautiful summer day,” said Travelin’ Rick. “I think I am going to go for a road trip […] Read More

Apples on the Head

It was a beautiful summer evening. Forgetful Fred and his wife, Sarah, were enjoying a leisurely walk along the beach. The water from the lake felt cool on their feet. “This is nice,” said Sarah. “We need to do this more often.” “Yes,” agreed Forgetful Fred. “We do. It is nice to get out of […] Read More

Poor Mountain Family’s Christmas

“I need to get a second job,” said Poor Mountain Father, one evening, after the Poor Mountain children had gone to bed. “Why?” asked Poor Mountain Mother, just finishing the dishes. “Christmas is coming,” said Poor Mountain Father. “Say no more,” said Poor Mountain Mother. “I’ve already got that figured out.” “Uh?” asked Poor Mountain […] Read More