Funny Stories

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

S.O.S. (Save Our Snowman)

January 5, 2016

When our beloved snowman came under attack, we taught him to fight back.

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A Season For Mercy

December 2, 2015

When my parents named their new dog, they were spot on.

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Sorry, Who Are You Again?

October 28, 2015

Sitting down to supper turned into mystery theater.

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Grammy Whammies The Ghost

September 28, 2015

Our family history includes tales of embracing the pioneer spirit—except when it came rumbling down the loft staircase!

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Last Laugh: Mission Im-possum-ble

August 25, 2015

This house just wasn’t big enough for both a mixed-up marsupial and me.

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I Said Whoa!

July 23, 2015

Grandpa’s team, a pair of bay horses, was well-trained… apparently, so was Grandpa.

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Want To See Where Milk Comes From?

June 9, 2015

Grandpa’s favorite joke got us every time.

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Henrietta the Courageous Clucker

May 15, 2015

Part vagabond, part spruce goose, this chick was hatched for adventure.

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The Allure Of Manure

April 22, 2015

A man, a manure pile, a leaf shredder…what could possibly go wrong?

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Gardening in May Is War!

March 27, 2015

Spring showers bring May flowers—and a battle against monster weeds and killer ivy.

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