Injuries

Pain flooded through my body as blood swept from my stomach. Head throbbing, my sight was disoriented as I went running down the corridor: spinning, spinning, spinning and into the darker light. The once neat hair scratched my eyelids, causing them to bleed, bathing me in a scarlet light. Crying out for help, the still … More Injuries

Nowhere

I had nowhere. Nowhere to run. Nowhere to hide. Nowhere, no one, no way. I was trapped, circled by armed police, my life was over. “You’re under arrest!” I heard amongst all the ringing in my head. All I could see was a blur of blue flashing lights. “Put your hands up!” I hesitantly raised … More Nowhere

Love

My tears are welling up inside me. But, I can’t cry. I’m not a baby. I’m in a classroom. In secondary. I feel like crying. But I can’t. I stare up at the sky outside, wishing I wasn’t here. I look down at the floor, praying, but it doesn’t swallow me up. Of course it … More Love

Maybe If – A Gothic Tale

Thump. Thump. Thump. My heart, a lion, continuously thumped against its cage, large beads of sweat, like tears, rolled down my deathly pale face. I clenched my moist hand so hard that my fingernails, that were grubby from searching around the house, began to leave small dents. I knew exactly what was there, around the … More Maybe If – A Gothic Tale