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.
Customers at Aunt Emma’s service station could stop in for a fill-up, groceries, fishing license, mail or just a friendly chat in the 1940s and 1950s.
World War 2 servicemen were guardians of freedom—and of a little boy riding the Southern Railroad to his Granddad’s house.
Short Stories By Theme
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.
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.
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 celebrating the life lessons and favorites memories that come with living life in the country.
Nostalgia stories capturing favorite memories, family traditions and life lessons from the country.
Short stories celebrating the restoration and repair of family heirlooms, antiques and the joy that comes from making the old, new again.
- Saying Goodbye to Scout
- Swimming With Mother Goose
- A Speed Bump in the Night
- Starting a Dairy Farm from Scratch
- Spring Cleaning Traditions