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Teal Pumpkin Project

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A Sparkle Supply List for Back-to-School

With back to school in full swing, we tend to get so focused on sharpened pencils, snazzy backpacks, and squeaky new sneakers. And yet, we all know deep down that the things our children really need can’t be bought at a store....

Difference, Violence and the events of Charlottesville

Two years ago we posted the three free stories below from our "Diversity" collection....

Four Free Stories to Help your Family Process the Bombing in Manchester

When I was 20 years old, I spent a semester in London studying art with a number of other Syracuse University students. It was glorious — it was in this season that I discovered fairy tales and realized that they were going to be a significant part of my future. It was also when I had a firsthand encounter with terrorism. I lost several friends in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am flight 103 and my relationship to England was forever marked by a wide range of emotions and memories....