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“Once” – Short Thursdays

This week’s short story is “Once,” a fantasy fairy tale.  One  a side note, I have decided to nix offering the stories in epub in exchange for pdf.  Epub just didn’t work out for now.

Download the pdf version.

“Once” by Adam Casalino

Once upon a time there lived a boy named Andrew.  He lived on the outskirts of a small village with his mother and father.  His father was a woodsman and spent each day providing for his family from the spoils of the forest.  His mother stayed at home and put the care and nurture a family needs into their daily lives.  Andrew spent his days exploring the rolling hills and green fields that were plentiful around his house.  It was a happy life, the only life the boy knew.
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