Category Archives: GROWING PAINS

Stories about children

GROWING PAINS: HARD-BOILED

   Victor’s little sister was the bane of his life. He wondered, often and bitterly, why his mother had left only a space of one year between them. She competed for everything! If he were two or three years older, … Continue reading

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GROWING PAINS: HEN-PECKED

   Cheechee was brooding again. Dappled sunlight rippled on her brown feathers as she huddled quietly in a corner of the henhouse shadowed by a bamboo tree. The other hens clucked noisily, in constant aimless motion, pecking busily at the … Continue reading

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