The willful little breeze

The Willful Little Breeze


by Thornton Burgess from Old Mother West Wind

Thornton Burgess loved nature and liked to write about its beauty. He wrote "Old Mother West Wind" in 1910. The book has many stories about interesting characters, including Peter Rabbit,, Jimmy Skunk, and of course, Old Mother West Wind who is the wind that blows from the west. Below is a passage from the book about one of her children.