Short Stories

Short stories that will make you laugh, make you cry and, most of all, that celebrate all of the best parts of living life in the country.

Want To See Where Milk Comes From?

Grandpa’s favorite joke got us every time.

I Thank God For Country Life

This farm girl through and through will never forget that home is the best place on earth.

Eau De Grandpa

When paint cleanup went awry, he created a unique signature scent
born of turpentine and desperation.

Short Stories By Theme

Animal Stories

From cows to country pets, animals are an important part of country life (and the country family). To celebrate, we've curated some of our favorite animal short stories just for you.

Country Life Stories

Putting Up Our Bumper Crop | Country Magazine

Short stories celebrating the best parts of country life including beloved family traditions, neighbors helping neighbors and the wonderful feeling of an honest day's work.

Funny Stories

Memorable Vacation

Short stories to make you laugh and humorous tales of country people, animals and life on the farm sent in by our readers.

Inspirational Stories

Life lessons from baseball

Inspirational stories celebrating the life lessons and favorites memories that come with living life in the country.

Country Life Stories

Daddy’s Fountain Of Youth | Country Magazine

Short stories celebrating the best parts of country life including beloved family traditions, neighbors helping neighbors and the wonderful feeling of an honest day's work.

Restoration Stories

Stencil House

Short stories celebrating the restoration and repair of family heirlooms, antiques and the joy that comes from making the old, new again.