Froy

I left you last time with just an introduction…here, now, is the first installment. “Golden Egg or not! I don’t see why I have to put fresh moss on its stupid nest before I get any breakfast every day!” Froy packed fistfuls of damp moss onto the nest for what seemed like the hundredth time “Just cause my dad did…

Froy

When my children were young, I used to tell them stories. Stories I made up on the spot. One of the favorites was a story about a fairy named Froy and a teeny tiny Unicorn named Tytand and their adventures while out to save the world. Over the years I have sat down to write the story, I usually got…

The Blind Date part 2

Here is the second half of the story I wrote for a friend. (you can read the first part here: http://theblogofteresa.com/2012/01/15/the-blind-date/ ). Again, this was a story that I wrote for her to include in her presentation on teaching English to non-native speakers. She needed an original story that was full of idioms. The first half of the story needed those idioms…

The Blind Date

This is a story I wrote for a friend who needed an original story for an advanced paper that she was presenting. I do not normally write on demand but she was having a hard time finding a story. She needed one that had a lot of idioms and whatnot in order to test non-native English speaking college students. There…