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Can You Stand The Rain?: Chapter Six Of "The Crystal Ship"

For some odd reason, I feel as if we have walked into a trap. I am tingling all over. Like the night the vampires took mama and papa. 1,016 more words

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Girl In Life Magazine: Chapter Five Of "The Crystal Ship"

I search the house room by room. It is much larger than I had originally thought. I think everyone might be able to stay inside for the night. 998 more words

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A Song For Mama: Chapter Four Of "The Crystal Ship"

After her low but precise description, I make up two dummy wraps. I make it look as if she and I are lying on the ground asleep. 997 more words

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Don't Get Mad, Get Even

I was watching Rollerball this afternoon. Great movie. A dystopian classic from the 70s starring James Caan. Violent but thoughtful. A social commentary but also an ode to the individual human spirit and its irrepressible nature. 1,064 more words


Tag, You're Dead

Jacob sat at the breakfast table, spinning his yellow bracelet around his wrist again and again. Around and back. Around and back. He contemplated its meaning and what it said about him. 3,943 more words


AWRW Book Review: The Monster Within, by Kelly Hashway

The moment seventeen-year-old Samantha Thompson crawls out of her grave, her second chance at life begins. She died of cancer with her long-time boyfriend, Ethan, by her side–a completely unfair shot at life. 553 more words

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Legend by Marie Lu

The flooded coast of former Los Angeles. Two warring nations of North America-the Republic and the Colonies.

Born into an elite family in one of the Republic’s wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy.

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