Saving Mighty Mouse

by Ron Van Sweringen

The river was high that morning. Swirling brown water roiled up around the snow covered rocks at Bud Carter's feet. He was prepared for the cold, dressed in layers, starting with his flannel pajamas from the night before. Sweaters and a jacket followed on top of each other, until he felt like a turtle in its shell.

Perious Mouse and the Wind Buggy

by Ron Van Sweringen

Perious Mouse took his seat beside Felicity Mouse, at the steering wheel of the wind buggy and flipped the tinted goggles on his flying cap down over his beady black eyes. The excitement was palpable in the barnyard and hardly a whisper could be heard from anyone except Piggy-Pig, who had managed to tip over the slop bucket in her pig pen.