Chapter 8 of: The Nother Word: Sentimental😢

“Are we there yet?” Nathan shouted over the ocean breeze. Red and Jack sighed. “You know that we’re going to Snow’s, right?” “Yes, and that’s about fifty more minutes outta here, kid,” Jack yelled back. The strong winds blew his blond hair back. “Anybody hungry?” Red asked, opening the picnic basket and taking out a…

Fight For Good–Chapter 1: New Kid

It’s impossible to know everything all at once. That’s why we have grades in school, since each grade has a different level to learn about. But my school is different. My new school. Hi, my name is Sierra Chase. I am sixteen years old. My school has only one grade–and, well, it’s not even a…

Mom Poem: For Every Great Mother👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

You’ve been there since the beginning Wow, what a cliche Maybe I should say again That you were there when I was gray. There when I was born There when I was sad Maybe sometimes you let out a sigh But it never meant that you were mad. You had it in me You really…

Summer–Chapter 2: The Cat

I was terrified after the whole ‘Charles Drama’ thing. I didn’t even eat dinner. My head was spinning. I plopped down in bed with a book and kept telling myself, “Everything’s gonna be okay.” Because they were, right? I sighed. “Summer, darling, your dinner’s getting cold,” Father told me worriedly as he opened the door…

Summer–Chapter 1: Charles

Yes, I’m still bummed out that my parents named me ‘Summer’. I mean, when you say my full name, Summer Kilpney, it doesn’t sound that bad, honestly–though, street kids bully me about being a ‘Summer time kid’.  Well, yeah, I love summer. It’s always so warm and toasty, and my mom always hires a new…

The Annoying Asterisk: Birthday Special🎁🎂🎈🎉

Urgh! Hello? Asterisk? Well, you were the one who called me over here, so I guess I’m gonna go now– *W-wait!* What? And why didn’t you come sooner? *I was… busy.* Oh, really? With what? Plans to annoy me? *Well… it’s a surprise.* Mmhmm. Surprise attack, lemme guess? *No!* Okay, umm, I kinda wanna get…

The Ballet Show📺

As I tied up my ballet slippers, I was so excited. I felt like jumping up and down, except, I was in front of my ballet teacher, so that wouldn’t be much of a good idea. So, big news here, everybody: We’re having a ballet show! All of Paris is going to be there. I…

Shekhu–Chapter 5: Alone (Part 2)

I struggled to lick myself from the haircut. Hair was coating my body. Ugh. Why do I need haircuts? Hoomans have turned so cruel.  Then that fly flew across my face again. “F-f-f-f-o-o-o-o-l-l-l-o-o-o-w-w-w–m-e-e-e!” It squeaked. I tried to bat it again, but then I realized something–this was a toy! It’s squeaky noise sounded like words….

The Mistake 5: Woof!

This story is in the perspective of YOSHI!!!! I’m sorry, but I had to do this Everybody’s ignoring me. I mean, I keep saying, “Hey! Listen up!” but I guess they don’t know English. I mean, I understand what they’re saying, so… what’s the big deal, people? “I think she’s awake.” That was a lady…

Dance Lies

I saw a girl sitting on the curb of the school courtyard on the first day of school. She was crying. “What’s wrong?” I asked, running over to her. I took her hands in mine. With tears in her eyes, she replied, “Somebody threw… a rock… at my… m-my h-head!” She burst into a new…