Riddled with Riddles

Friday, July 02, 2010 Stef dela Cruz 0 Comments

When you’re walking down a pretty road and a goblin steps out of the bushes, what do you do?

goblin asks me a question

It’s been a while since I wrote in riddles. Loving how people can’t decipher what I mean, I go ahead with another post that’s “riddled with riddles.”

Anyhow, the said goblin in my little story asks me a question I can’t answer. I’m stumped! I wrinkle my forehead, trying to think, think, think of the answer.

Why do goblins ask such ridiculous questions? All I wanted to do was pick flowers by the road. But the wretched goblin pops out of nowhere and opens his mouth, revealing his crooked teeth.

The goblin asks, “Are you ready?”

Stef dela CruzAbout the blogger
Stef dela Cruz is a doctor and writer. She received the 2013 Award for Health Media from the Department of Health. She maintains a health column in Health.Care Magazine and contributes to The Manila Bulletin. Add her to your circles.