"Allow me to introduce myself," the voice said. "I am a Grue."
"Very pleased to meet you. My name is Simon, and I'm the postman."
"I see," the Grue replied. "I take it that you're not from around here?"
"Wishbringer," by Craig Shaw Gardner
BOOKS ON SHELF LIST:
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien; Canticle of the Sun by Francis of Assisi; The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching by Thich Nhat Hanh; The Essential Rumi translated by Coleman Barks; Passage to Ararat by Michael J. Arlen; Let Your Life Speak by Parker J. Palmer; Le Petit Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry; La Nausée by Jean-Paul Sartre; Wishbringer by Craig Shaw Gardner; Zork: The Forces of Krill by S. Eric Meretzky; The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran