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The Story Continues

He thought until his head hurt. But, he still couldn’t think of anything big to do. “Maybe I’ll think of something if I take a walk.” He got up, stretched, yawned, and began to walk. It was a beautiful day. … Continue reading

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Green-Eyed Ki-Gra

I decided to give Ki-Gra green eyes. Below are both the brown and green-eyed versions for comparison. Russ With Love, Russ

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Possible Name Change for the Ki-Gra Story

It just occurred to me that “Ki-Gra’s REALLY, REALLY BIG Day!” might be a much better title for the story than “Something REALLY, REALLY BIG!” Which title do you like better? With Love, Russ

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“Something REALLY, REALLY BIG!” Was TOO BIG!

My Beloved (who is a teacher of young children) told me tonight that while she liked my two most recent stories “”Something REALLY, REALLY BIG” and “The Train Who Loved Children” they were too long and wordy for the attention … Continue reading

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