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“You’re not supposed to be nice,” I remember telling her. She looked like a young girl, 18 at the most. Her blond hair was pulled back into a low ponytail. 713 more words




“Isn’t he beautiful?”

“Odd name don’t you think?”

“These are odds times, Hector. It suits him.” Tereasa wrapped her newborn tightly in the threadbare blanket. 103 more words

Creative Writing

Struggling to get through Veronica Roth’s trilogy

I admit that I am seriously late to the Veronica Roth party. In fact, the party’s over, but I might as well add my two cents. 503 more words


I thought the alarm was a joke.

The annoying blaring sound that was going off, the flashing red lights, the guards yelling at each other — yeah, all of that. 564 more words


Top Ten Tuesday

This is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish

Hello, again. Today’s topic for TTT is Top Ten Hyped Books I’ve Never Read.  263 more words


Serpent Sand

Ella looked up towards the sky, a dark cloud hung on the horizon, promising more rain than this part of the world had seen for decades. 2,477 more words



When I was young, I used to think everyone had my “talent”. I thought that it was something that we all had, and that’s why it wasn’t spoken about — you know, like blowing bubbles or something. 411 more words