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Author: Sarah Shaffer

Sarah's Treasure Box / Articles posted by Sarah Shaffer


The sweet sound of classical music swirled elegantly through the narrow, dimly lit hallway – almost as though it were a dancer, too.  If Anika leaned all the way left and really craned her neck, she could just see spots of colorful light waltzing with the...

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This is the story of a raincloud.  I first dreamed her up on a patio I shared with my family and like-family friends the summer before I left for college.  Like many of us, she finds herself a little different from the crowd.  But, like...

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A long time ago, in a faraway land, Lived hundreds of dragons, majestic and grand. Their eyes – how they glistened!  Their scales – how they shone! They had hordes of treasure they claimed as their own. Their claws were like swords!  Their wings lifted them higher! But what the dragons prized...

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On a cold, quiet night speckled white by the snow, As the moon became bright and the sun slipped below The horizon and inky blue darkened the skies, Ella yawned softly and opened her eyes.   Happy but hungry, she thought it’d be right To find something tasty to start off...

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