Lanky Lenny

‘Lanky Lenny!’ - the other kids would parrot after him at school. For Lenny was surely lanky. He was quite small before his teens. Everyone said -’He’ll sprout!’ And that he did - beyond the expectations of his mother, his Aunt Sofie and that complaining neighbour next door. Lenny definitely became lanky.   The problem [...]

Blue Balloon

“I am a blue balloon, I am a blue balloon not a red balloon, I am a blue balloon living in a world Of red balloons.”   Perhaps because it was a blue balloon, it was let go. Even the wind was not keen to take it. The balloon bounced along the ground before a [...]