AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Tom Hyland, iJoe tofuri@swbell.net, iMartyn Kinsella-Jones, iBlue Sleighty, iTonya Kinzer, iSophie Davis, iIan Irvine (Hobson), i

  Home > Children > Stories
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Sponsor Me!
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· 7,838 Titles
· 41,508 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Growing Up, by Dr Audrey Coatesworth
by Audrey Coatesworth

Dr Audrey Coatesworth's poetry book,Growing Up, is for children aged 7-12years. Written by a psychiatrist, and, in metaphorical and rhyming verse to encourage the values..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Dancing On Water
by Maryanne Raphael

Dancing On Water is the story of a dying woman who examines her life and as she learns to appreciate life she comes to accept her death...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members





Share    Print  Save   Become a Fan


Desmond Hollywood's Story.
By Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Saturday, March 10, 2012

Rated "G" by the Author.

Share this with your friends on FaceBook

A little boy with a very unusual name shares his story.

Image (c) 2011, by Karla Dorman.

My name is Desmond Hollywood Jukes.  I am eight years old.  I live with my family in Grafton, Ohio.  I have a mom, a dad, and two sisters (both younger); their names are Neaveh Grace (6) and Julianna Michole (4).

I also have a dog, a Malti-Poo named Chuckles.  She is black and has a white chin.  She is very cute and very friendly.  I just love her to pieces!

I like to do many things.  Some of my favorite activities include playing on the computer, writing stories, reading books (Beverly Cleary is my favorite; I just love the Henry Huggins books and the two books about the Mouse On The Motorcycle!), play basketball and baseball (also football), swim, and ride my bike, as well as hang out with my friends.

I don't know why I got such a weird name, but I did, so there's not really nothing I can do about it 'less I decide to get it changed.  Right now, it's okay.  I especially like the Hollywood part; it makes me feel like a movie star!  :)  That is another thing I like to do: act and sing.  In addition, I dance, too.  I have always been a very creative person, according to my parents.

I am in the third grade, but will be in fourth come this fall (September).  I can't wait for summer vacation: Daddy and Mommy promised us that they were giong to take us kids to DisneyWorld for my ninth birthday, which is on July 16!  I have always wanted to go, but never did, and now I get to!  This is going to be so freakin' AWESOME!!!!!  I canNOT wait!!!!

Well, I'm gonna go now; it's about time to have lunch.  Today we're having Spaghetti-O's and baked beans, and for dessert, some of Mommy's famous home-made apple pie!  Yum!!  I can smell it cooking now; it's making me hungry!!  Take care; I will write in here again soon!  Bye and God bless!

~Desmond Hollywood.  :)

~To be continued.~ 


Want to review or comment on this short story?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Paul Berube 3/11/2012
Nice one, Karen.
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 3/11/2012
Great story, but Spaghetti O's YUCK!!!!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/10/2012
AWESOME story, Karen, I love these slices of life! Well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.


Books by
Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado



with a little help







Four Little Witches by TJ Perkins

Magical learning about the elements. For ages 0-6. Hard back picture book, high quality...  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


The Adventures of Boochi Malloochi: Hidden Gems (Vol 3) by Sal Corrente

Volume 3 in The Adventures of Boochi Malloochi..  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.