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Contents

Editor’s Note

 

The Story of the Puddle and the Frog

A puddle who yearns to see the ocean beseeches a frog to tell him all about it

The Little Christmas Tree

A tree, bored with his existence, dreams of another life

Snowflakes Are Actually Heavy

Two girls build a snowman

Building a Cathedral: An Interview with My Grandfather

Inspired by a conversation with her grandfather, the writer reflects on what makes a meaningful life

Unconditionally

The narrator finally has enough money to buy the tea set she’s coveted—but at what cost?

The Deadly Pain

The narrator is subsumed with fear and worry as a mysterious pain fills his stomach

The Magic Desk

An ode to a desk

Timepiece

 

Memory Stew

 

Dream

 

Abstract

 

The Smell of Spring

 

Armor

 

Are We Doing Enough?

 

A Quiet Neighborhood

 

Imagination

 

Mountain and Water

 

Tumultuous Sea

 

Leaving our Mark

 

Imprint

 

Ripples

 

On the Other Side of the Wall

 

Snow Stream

 

2020’s Annoyances

 

Head in the Clouds

 

Countryside

 

A Moment of Peacefulness

 

Stone Soup Honor Roll: December 2022

 

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