Tag: Creative Writing

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Chapter 5: Assignments

Prompt(s) Used: “Literally everything about this is illegal.”   When I exited my room that morning, I was greeted by Snow with a tall stack of pancakes. “Good morning, Rain!” he walked over and pulled me to the dining room table. “Ah, morning, Snow.” He placed a large plate in front of me and started piling …

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Chapter 4: Anticipation

Prompt(s) Used: “It’s okay, you don’t have to love me.”   “Nayeli, what are you doing up there?” The voice came from below, but it sounded like its owner was so far away. I couldn’t say that I recognised the voice. I tightened my grasp on a seemingly sturdy branch and looked down to see …

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Chapter 3: Composure

Prompt(s) Used: “You’re not as evil as people think you are.” “No, I’m much worse.”   “Ju-” “Rain, run.” I wanted to run. There shouldn’t have been anything holding me back from doing just that. I despised him. I hated how there was nothing in the world could make him lose his composure. I hated how …

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Chapter 2: Brother

Prompt(s) Used: Write a scene at a funeral from the viewpoint of the dead person   “What’s happening? Why isn’t he waking up?” Sarah? I opened my eyes and saw my baby sister, shrouded in a thick fog. Baby… She was already eighteen. Why the tears, baby? Did someone hurt you? Did something happen to …

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Chapter 1: Pussycat

Prompt(s) Used: “Use the first line of a nursery rhyme as the first line of a dark narrative”   “Pussycat, pussycat, where have you been?” “Shut up.” He cackled at that. Typical. “How was the weather in London, Kitty? Did the Queen send me her regards?” “My assignment was in Edinburgh.” “My dearest Rain, do …

Fiction

Where Dreams Are Realised – Chapter 3

DISCLAIMER: This is an indefinitely unfinished story. There will only be three chapters posted. Read at your own risk.   Yuka and Lee glanced at each other, eyes widened, breaths held. The sound of their daughter screaming sliced through the concrete walls and the ambient noise of the night. They knew that they were going …

Fiction

Where Dreams Are Realised – Chapter 2

DISCLAIMER: This is an indefinitely unfinished story. There will only be three chapters posted. Read at your own risk.   Jen looked up from her phone. She stood and watched as Yuka’s shadow changed shape with every step she took towards her. Her mouth was agape and spiders were crawling all over her legs. Spiders …

Fiction

Where Dreams Are Realised – Chapter 1

DISCLAIMER: This is an indefinitely unfinished story. There will only be three chapters posted. Read at your own risk.   It’s not easy to pretend as if you’re listening to someone when they are speaking in a pompous manner. For some, it’s even a painful experience. Jen, for instance, suffered at the mere thought of …