“You can open your eyes now.” Anjola stared at the silver fish standing on its tail. Big round eyes stared from opposite sides of its head. “Y..you’re talking!” she stammered. “Everyone speaks in Bilandia.” “Bilandia?” Anjola suddenly realized she wasn’t in bed anymore. She was in a wood clearing surrounded by tall oak trees. Instead … Continue reading Anjola and the Queen’s Tiara
Derin laughed and tickled harder as Moji’s baby sister giggled with delight. “Oh my goodness, she is so cute!” “Yeah, yeah,” Moji yawned. “I’m sick of everyone going on about how cute Lola is. They don’t hear her screaming the house down or have to deal with her dirty diapers. I’ll be glad when … Continue reading A Baby’s Cry
By LoveSetFree, Wordzpread Contributor Sticks and stones may break bones, but words can break my heart ... A Principal at Junior High School that I worked at as a para/ teacher assistant quoted these words to the students one week in assembly shortly before stepping down from her position. The words always resonated in my … Continue reading SPEAK LIFE
Hello fellow Wordzpreadians! Do you or someone you know have a great faith based story targeted towards children of all ages? Or do you have a great illustration that you'd like to see paired up with a narrative? If yes, please feel free to send them through for posting on Wordzpread. In keeping with the … Continue reading Submissions Welcome!
“There was a new kid in school today,” Tobi said to his mom. “His family just moved back to Nigeria from the United States.” “That’s nice,” Mom said. “Is this his first time in Africa?” Tobi shook his head. “He said he’d been to Kenya before, but never Nigeria.” “Hmm.” Mom replied. … Continue reading Tobi and the New Kid
Dearest Wordzpreadians, Over the past several months, I've taken a step back from regular blogging to consider the direction in which I want to take this site and my writing explorations in general. Starting today, I'll be trying out a new series of story based devotionals for children of all ages, and might even sprinkle … Continue reading Something New…
Jesus replied, "I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry again. Whoever believes in me will never be thirsty." (John 6:35) According to a certain poll, four of the top five New Year’s resolutions are weight loss, increased exercise, reduced food intake and general health. An abundance of quick … Continue reading Bread that Satisfies