An Angel’s Adventure

A bedtime story about an angel who falls to earth and fells inlove

Exiled for a minor slip, an angel misses heaven’s joys in a year-long earthly stint, facing loneliness until a mix-up with a “fellow angel” teaches him about true temptation and forgiveness. For a mistake not as serious as Lucifer’s, which didn’t end up in a “fall,” an angel got hit with a one-year world exile … Read more

Nathan’s Magical Journey to Grandma’s

Nathan's Magical Journey to Grandma's. Nathan looking throught the airplane window.

Once upon a time, in a world filled with wonder, lived a young boy named Nathan. Nathan was six years old, with eyes full of curiosity and a heart eager for adventure. Every year, Nathan looked forward to one special event more than anything else: visiting his grandma. Grandma’s house wasn’t just any old house; … Read more

Aphrodite: The Goddess, A Gift of Love

vibrant cartoon illustration inspired by Aphrodite story

Once upon a time, in the shimmering waters near the enchanting island of Cyprus, something magical was about to happen. The sea foam bubbled and danced as if it was alive, sparkling under the golden sunlight. From this radiant foam, a beautiful goddess emerged, graced with beauty unlike any other. She was Aphrodite, the goddess … Read more

The Green Serpent

The green serpent fairy tale image

The Green Serpent” by Madame d’Aulnoy is a rich fairy tale that intricately weaves themes of love, transformation, and the overcoming of superficial judgment. Here’s a short retelling. In an era when magic danced with the wind and fairies whispered secrets in moonlit glades, there reigned a king and queen whose hearts ached for the … Read more

A Lesson in Kindness

an act of kindness. A boy gives a doll to his sister

In the bustling heart of the market, where the cacophony of life’s melodies found a curious harmony, a young boy of six, with a maturity that seemed to stretch beyond his tender years, guided his little sister, barely four, through the throng of people. He kept a vigilant eye on her, ensuring the comforting tug … Read more

A Toy Princess

the toy princess. This illustration reflects her longing for freedom and adventure beyond the palace gates, under a magical starry sky.

“A Toy Princess” by Mary De Morgan, published in her collection titled “The Necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and Other Stories” (1880), is a unique fairy tale that stands out for its depth and the themes it explores. Here is a short retelling. It’s not intended to be a copy of the original story. Enjoy. In … Read more

Fuzzy’s Fearless Smile: A Dental Adventure in The Forest

Fuzzy the squirrel in the midst of a humorous performance and Dr. Beaky observing from the side

Once upon a time, in Fuzzy’s forest, a moment arrived that our small friend dreaded above all else, a time of such unparalleled fear that it eclipsed even the terror of facing a nutless winter – the visit to the dentist. On a sunny morning that seemed too beautiful for worries, Fuzzy was in the … Read more

19 Mystery Riddles Only The Smartest People Can Solve

mystery riddles

If you love giving your brain a workout with puzzles so tricky they could test a detective, then you’re going to enjoy these mystery riddles. Our latest blog post is a carefully curated collection of the most intriguing crime riddles, designed to pull you into a world of mystery and intrigue. From hard riddles about … Read more

The Lady With The Dog Short Story

the lady with the dog image

The Lady with the Dog by Anton Chekhov is a touching short story of forbidden love and self-discovery set against societal norms, exploring the complexities of human emotions and relationships. Here is a retelling: People were talking about a new person spotted walking on the promenade—a woman with a dog. Dmitri Dmitrich Gurov had been … Read more