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Sparkle Stories Podcast

Sparkle Stories produces original audio stories for families around the world. Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we'll be sharing a Free Story from one of our Original Story Series! Find us at: www.sparklestories.com

Episodes

  • Feeding the Storm from The Willowbee Tree

    Jan 20 2021

    This week's Free story comes from the "The Willowbee Tree" It's called "Feeding the Storm" Clancy is mad. His day has not gone well at all and instead of saying anything to anyone, he has only gotten more and more upset. But then the willow tree takes him to the coast of Newfoundland, Canada where a wolf shows him how the storm inside needs to be expressed and fed in order to pass. Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we share a free story from one of our original story series! For many ma...more

  • Kid-Thing Backpack from Libby & Dish

    Jan 13 2021

    This week's Free story comes from the "Libby & Dish" It's called "Kid-Thing Backpack" As Libby thinks about her Aunt Cecily’s upcoming wedding, she generates a whole host of big questions. What exactly happens at a wedding? Do the two people suddenly become one person? And most importantly, will Libby still get to have special hikes with her soon-to-be Uncle Theo? As Libby explores these questions with Dish and her family, she learns with relief that she can free herself from worrying about grow...more

  • Do we have time from Martin & Sylvia: Day of Rest

    Jan 07 2021

    This week's Free story comes from the "Martin & Sylvia: Day of Rest" It's called "Do we have time" It is the first week of January and Martin and Sylvia's family is both excited and hesitant about beginning their new Day of Rest. First they need to choose a day and decide when to start. When Momma shares something she read about being in the 'present' or 'now' things start to fall in place for the very first Day of Rest Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we share a free story from one of ...more

  • The Lambs Wool Blessing from the By Thistle By Thimble

    Dec 30 2020

    This week's Free story comes from the "By Thistle By Thimble" It's called "The Lambs Wool Blessing" Between the bugs, blight, and bad weather, apples have a difficult time growing in certain parts of the world — but Mr. Dorsett has enjoyed abundant harvests year after year! Journeyman fruit growers flock to him to discover his secret, but no one finds anything unusual about his orchard. What they do not know is that Mr. Dorsett performs a single blessing on a single special winter’s night — a bl...more

  • The Christmas Gifts from the By Thistle By Thimble

    Dec 23 2020

    This week's Free story comes from the "By Thistle By Thimble" It's called "The Christmas Gifts" A poor father and son who live in a hovel and work all day in order to afford food and necessities both plan their Christmas gifts for each other in secret. But when a flood washes their hard work away, Christmas magic works out the perfect solution. Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we share a free story from one of our original story series! For many many many more stories like this one, vi...more

  • Little Hammer, the Nubian Ibex - A Story for Hanukkah

    Dec 16 2020

    This week's Free story is called "Little Hammer, the Nubian Ibex - A Story for Hanukkah" Little Hammer, a young mountain goat, lives at the top of a dry, craggy mountain in Israel with his mother and aunts and grandparents. His father and uncles are away, working to push a group of leopards out of the valley they usually call home. When a messenger comes and says they must delay their descent into the valley, they understand, but they wonder how they will manage to find food in the meantime. A p...more