Norman Was a Dog

Volunteer Mentor Trainees Illustration to accompany the story 'Norman was a Dog' written by Volunteer Mentor trainees at Fighting Words

3rd June 2021

Norman was a dog who really loved Ferraris. He also loved shoes but not for the reason that you may think. He loved to wear them and show them to his best friend, John the cat, who lived next door. Norman thought his new loafers would go well with John’s owner’s red Ferrari, if only he could get near it. Norman had an embarrassing fear - he was scared of wheels, particularly if the wheel was made of shiny chromium alloy. Every time he looked at one, a hairy monster stared back at him, which shocked him because he thought he was a human...