The Little Match Girl

This sobering tale by Hans Christian Anderson tells of both the cruelty of the world and the hope of mankind. A must read at the holidays or anytime to remind us to care for others. Most terribly cold it was; it snowed, and was nearly quite dark, and evening– the last evening of the year. In […]

Fir Tree

by Hans Christian Andersen.                                                 Out in the woods stood such a pretty little fir tree. It grew in a good place, where it had plenty of sun and plenty of fresh air. Around it stood many tall comrades, both fir trees and pines. The little fir tree was in a headlong hurry to grow up. […]