What’s the Point?

Now, in a teenager’s life social media is ubiquitous; a constant harassment on their lives, with messages and pictures bringing them to a state of tears for pointless, meaningless junk. Why endure the trauma of social media? The most received response is ‘I can communicate with my friends.’ Really? Is that enough of a reason? … More What’s the Point?

The Trap

Space: a wonderful thing. Too bad we’re ruining it every time we explore this wonderland. Imagine this: you have to do an important assignment involving the internet and your internet suddenly just dies. The stupid page just keeps on going: “No Internet Connection.” You play on the dinosaur game for a bit, then get bored. … More The Trap

How to be Positive

Positivity isn’t about just smiling at someone in the corridor. It’s about being genuinely uplifted and pleased with life. Sometimes, it seems like you can’t be positive. If you’ve had repeated negative or traumatic experiences, it takes a toll on your mental health and how you see the world. Some days, I feel downhearted enough … More How to be Positive

Up in the Atmosphere

High up in the atmosphere, You can barely breathe. The air has run away… You’re falling too fast, Can’t catch your escaping breath and Your idiot friend follows you, But you can’t let them die. You throw your parachute up… Saved them Not yourself You are spiralling further and further Out of control High up … More Up in the Atmosphere

Silence

Drip. Drip. Drip. The endless sound of the leaking pipes. Crack. Crack. Crack. The endless walls of peeling paint. Clink. Clink. Clink. The solemn keys of the lonely piano. All the chairs, deserted. All the corners, empty. All the glass, smashed. Silence danced on the stage, like the entire room was filled. The refrain finishes … More Silence