Chapter 1: A Goblin Song
from The Story of Spark the Goblin Wizard
© Dommy B, 2014

Do you know the songs of the woods?
Of werewolves and girls in red hoods?
Of gingerbread homes?
Of fairies and gnomes?
Do you know the songs of the woods?

Do you know who live underground
and hide where they cannot be found?
Beneath the tree roots
who feast on the fruits?
Do you know who live underground?

Have you seen a goblin before?
Come closer and I'll tell you more.
They live out of sight,
roam mostly by night.
Have you seen a goblin before?

For this is a wood goblin song.
They're tiny but crafty and strong.
So think what might be
just under that tree,
for this is a wood goblin song...

Goblins are small, scaly, slimy creatures with sharp fangs and long claws. There is one thing that scares goblins more than anything else. Goblins are really,
really,
scared
of...
...people!
Yeah! People! Isn't that weird?
A goblin would be really scared of you!
Seriously, if a goblin saw you, a goblin would say... ... ...