Tag Archives: Young adult

A Chance For Love – Chapter Two (Sick Bed)

‘What happens in this house stays in this house. Do you understand?’ *** Eyes closed, I lay in bed, waiting for a horrendous lump in my throat to dissipate. Stella probably thought I had fallen asleep. But then I sneezed, and in that moment I feared the pills I’d swallowed would pop out of my … Continue reading A Chance For Love – Chapter Two (Sick Bed)

A Chance For Love – Chapter One (Sick)

“Do you not care at all about your life, Victoria?” *** Somewhere close, a bell jingled. The richness of this sound filled my ears and wrapped me in a tingling cloak. To everyone else, the bell only served to usher in eight hours of sitting down, watching men and woman flaunt their expertise. But to … Continue reading A Chance For Love – Chapter One (Sick)

The Bloodband 1 (Our Monthly Bread)

Our father, which art in Heaven Hallowed be thy name, thy Kingdom come Thy will be done on earth, as it is in Heaven Give us this month our monthly bread… I paused writing immediately I discovered the error in my answer. I smiled. Our monthly bread? I asked myself. Surely this was not written … Continue reading The Bloodband 1 (Our Monthly Bread)

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The Seven Seas: Chapter Six

For the past six days everything looked normal. Except for the rising tension among the campers, and the warriors coming in every minute, what they are going to face out there is still partially unknown. The only thing they know is that their enemies are big people, and very strong, and to their own advantage … Continue reading The Seven Seas: Chapter Six

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The Seven Seas: Chapter Four

Adetutu raised her hand to stop the others, her eyes and ears rotating trying to pick a sound or a figure lurking in the shadows. She turned to the others and mouthed ‘we have to be carefull’, her eyes suddenly caught something in the dark, it wasn’t standing it was moving, moving towards them, Abayomi … Continue reading The Seven Seas: Chapter Four