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Author: Sarah Shaffer

Sarah's Treasure Box / Articles posted by Sarah Shaffer


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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A Band of Monsters

I've always loved monsters.  This friendly band of them was inspired by a few favorite places, toys, and creatures from when I was small.  These places, toys, and critters include the elementary school I attended, a broken keychain I loved, the beautiful heather spider, and...

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