Unfortunate Individual number 1: I woke to the shrill ringing of my alarm. I threw my pillow at it, knocking it off the top of the chest of drawers. However it still continued its persistent ringing. I reached over towards it, lazily, but it was just slightly too far away from my outstretched fingers. I… Continue reading One Straw
If you love someone you let them go. If you love someone you let them go. If you love someone you let them go. If you love someone you let them go. If you love someone. If you love someone. My hands gripped her pale arm even tighter. My head spun and my stomach lurched from looking down at her.… Continue reading If you love someone….
"Maddie, Maddie, can you push me on the swings?" My little sister Emma asked as she dragged me towards them. I smiled at her, “Of course”, I said. The sun shone down on me and I felt as if I was in a boiling hot oven as I shrugged off my jumper. I pushed her… Continue reading Old/Teenage Writing from  [Alone]
Giant droplets of rain fell down across my face. The harsh wind howled through the trees and a shiver rippled down my spine. The cold was biting at me, so I clutched my thin, well worn coat closer to my chest. I stood alone, with the rain lashing at my face and body. Nobody would… Continue reading Old/Teenage Writing from  [Awful Reflections]
This is the life! Sun, sea and sand - could it get any better? My mind relaxes entirely as thoughts drift away with the ebb and flow of the saltwater. Sand slowly trickles between my toes. It is so peaceful. I can hear the sound of gently lapping waves and the far off voices of… Continue reading Old/Teenage Writing from  [Sunburn]
I have been routing through a drawer in my house and come across some old pieces of writing from my school days. I have decided to publish them on here. Every time I publish some teenage nostalgia writing that I have found I will head it as 'Old/Teenage Writing from [Year] [Title]'. Please can my readers… Continue reading Finding Gems
"Argh" he groaned "why does everything have to be so difficult? I find maths way too hard! Honestly, what is the point?!" The girl smiled, "it is your job" she replied calmly, "besides, look out that window and tell me what you see". He sighed and rolled his eyes, "I see outside" he stated drily.… Continue reading A Beautiful Day