A Tree-mendous Race

A Tree-mendous Race by Gordon Dioxide From gordondioxide.com “I’m faster than you” said the oak tree. “No you’re not” said the elm tree “and you’re at least 600 years old so you must be the slowest tree in the forest!” “You’ve got Dutch Elm Disease” said the oak. “No I haven’t. It’s just a cold….

I Am A Mole

I Am A Mole by Gordon Dioxide From gordondioxide.com There was once a hole that had a mole living in it. He didn’t have a name because moles don’t usually bother with that sort of thing. He was very happy though, and used to go around singing a little rhyme:- “I am a mole And…

Kevin the Very Old Rabbit

Kevin the Very Old Rabbit by Gordon Dioxide From gordondioxide.com Kevin the Very Old Rabbit was very old. Believe it or not, he was 146 years old. He had always been old. In fact, when he was born he had glasses and a long white beard, which greatly surprised his mother because she had perfect…

Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess

Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess by Andrew Lang From The Blue Fairy Book Once upon a time there lived a king who was deeply in love with a princess, but she could not marry anyone, because she was under an enchantment.  So the King set out to seek a fairy, and asked what…

The Bronze Ring

The Bronze Ring by Andrew Lang From The Blue Fairy Book Once upon a time in a certain country, there lived a king whose palace was surrounded by a spacious garden.  But, though the gardeners were many and the soil was good, this garden yielded neither flowers nor fruits, not even grass or shady trees….