Desert Kid Wishing for Rain

Desert Kid was walking through the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia, Canada. It was a very hot and dry summer, so far. “The sticks and twigs crack under my feet when I walk on them,” said Desert Kid. “The grass is brown and dry.” Desert Kid walked along and it wasn’t long before he came […] Read More

Hot Summer Day

“Misty,” said Fluffy. “I think we should go to the park today.” “Really,” said Misty, a little confused. “I thought you didn’t want to go to the park today.” Misty had asked Fluffy earlier that day to go the park but Fluffy said she definitely didn’t want to go. Fluffy told her it was too […] Read More

Thunder and Lightning

“No,” said Thunder. “By the way, my name is Thunder. What’s your name?” “Thunder,” said Lightning. “How odd! My name is Lightning.” “Boy,” laughed Thunder. “Mr. and Mrs. Williams sure picked out an original name for you.” “Mr. and Mrs. Williams didn’t pick my name out,” Lightning said. “Lightning has been my name since I […] Read More