The Fish in Jonah's Puddle

The Fish in Jonah’s Puddle – Part Nine

THE STORY SO FAR: Jonah’s parents were eaten by a demon.  He wants to get them back.  So, together with his friends Stuart, a talking salmon, Humphrey, a bowtie and bowler-bedecked troll, and Calisto, a testy harpy, he’s out to do just that.  He and his friends have been puddle-jumping between dimensions (literally) to find a means of defeating the …

The Fish in Jonah's Puddle

The Fish in Jonah’s Puddle – Part Eight

(If you’d like to, you can read the previous chapters here.) THE STORY SO FAR: Jonah’s parents were recently eaten by a demon, and he is on a quest to get them back.  So, with his friends Stuart the salmon, Humphrey the troll and Calisto the harpy, he is traversing the dimensions to find a way to stop the demon and get …

The Fish in Jonah's Puddle

The Fish in Jonah’s Puddle – Part Seven

(You can read the previous chapters here.) THE STORY IN A NUTSHELL (Kind of Like the Universe*): Jonah is a boy whose parents were eaten by a demon.  Now he and his friends Stuart the philosophizing salmon, Humphrey the bow tie-bedecked troll and Calisto the testy harpy have set out to get the demon to hack his parents back up.  They have thus far …

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The Fish in Jonah’s Puddle – Part Four

The Story Thus Far: Jonah met the salmon Stuart in a puddle in his back yard after a massive storm rampaged through it, tearing through his world into other dimensions.  He then made the mistake of telling his parents.  His mother and father, fearing for his sanity, told him not to talk to Stuart any more, and to go play with other …

Fish in Jonah's Puddle

The Fish in Jonah’s Puddle – Part Three

If you missed the first two chapters, part one is here and part two is here.  Enjoy!   Jonah hardly touched his cereal the next morning.  He just sat there and stared at it, almost willing it to start performing synchronized acrobatics in the milk.  Maybe, if he stared just a little harder. . . “Last night still gotcha down?” …

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The Fish in Jonah’s Puddle – Part Two

Missed chapter one?  Click here.   Jonah’s mind was a maelstrom of thoughts that evening as he replayed his time with Stuart in his head. What was the beast in the puddle with him? Why had Stuart come to visit Jonah? What was going to happen next? When his mother called him to dinner, Jonah shuffled to the table like …