The Box

The box hung on the noticeboard at the back of the classroom. Hilde shuddered inside. It was that awful Gilbert’s idea, but why did their teacher allow it? A complaints’ box. They’d all start ratting on one another. That was what he wanted. What could Hilde do? She chewed the end of her pencil until… Continue reading The Box


* A little room A cage with walls that collapse on you. Your terror and confusion That trembling moment Your voice is breaking Your cries unheard Your dancing heart will still Forever A locked-down phase Unnatural and rushed * Forget-me-not A poor neglected bud Forgotten and lost * Let your fervour Mirror your eyes Strong… Continue reading Phantasm

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Another Batch of Reviews

Lally Brown, The Countess, Napoleon, and St Helena Fact and Fiction Mixed with Memoirs ‘The Countess, Napoleon, and St Helena’ is a strong minestrone. This kind of soup is a good opportunity to get rid of scraps and it can make a delicious dish. The question is if it works in literature. Honestly, I’m not… Continue reading Another Batch of Reviews

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