2 Winter Fables (2)

Years ago, when your grandparent’s grandparents were still young, in a sleepy university town, there lived a very special brother and sister. Matthias and Ingrid were their names, and they were twins, living with their mother and father, who was a shoemaker, out on the edge of that town. At first look, there might not … Continue reading "2 Winter Fables (2)"

2 Winter Fables (1)

One winter, a tree, a brook, and a cloud were having a conversation about who had the hardest time in winter. The tree said, “Trees have it the hardest. It starts in autumn, when we lose our clothes. Then the winter comes hard on our bare branches; the birds, our friends, all leave; and, to … Continue reading "2 Winter Fables (1)"