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Writers' Block
Help us finish a story by adding your own ideas. It's simple. Each month, we'll begin a new story.

Writer's Block
Story Image Read this wacky story called "Creepy Corn on the Cob."

Creepy Corn on the Cob

Brady's family lived near a big cornfield, which was owned by their neighbor, Mr. Maxfield. Mr. Maxfield was pretty weird, but he always let Brady and his family pick all the corn they wanted in the summer time. One weekend, Brady and his dad went to pick corn for the first time. When they got home, Brady sat down to shuck the corn. But when he pulled back the husk, out popped a ...

Age 11

tiny person! "What is the big idea!?!," it shrieked. "I-I-I'm sorry, " Brady said. "My mom told me to shuck the corn. I didn't know anyone LIVED in it!" "Well I do and I do not appreciate being disturbed! But, now that I have been, and my house has been ruined, what are you going to do about it? I need a new house," said the tiny man.

Age 7

"I don't know," said Brady. "I will ask my parents for help. Maybe my Dad can build you a new house to live in." "It better be quick!" said the little man. "I am expecting company any minute."

Age 12
Dallas, TX

And just then, another little corn person popped out of a husk. "What's going on?" he said. Brady said that he was going to build the corn people a new home. So he went inside for a few minutes, and came back with a shoe box and placed it on the ground. He said that it would give them more room to live in. And the corn people lived there happily ever after.

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