In The Shadows of Skyscrapers By Kyle Vavasour Chapter 1, A Brave New World Buildings reached towards the sky like giants of concrete and steel, the dull colours only contrasted by the bright pinks and reds of the neon shopfronts. … Continue reading In The Shadows of Skyscrapers by Kyle V.
In 1955, Camus prefaced The Stranger and remarked that Meursault is “the only Christ we deserve”. The Stranger by Albert Camus is a philosophical novel concerning the Absurd: the conflict between human tendency to seek inherent value and meaning in … Continue reading Embrace the Absurd by Joy Z.
Her name was Kolai. She was ice, with a fire behind her eyes. Her age was a foggy number, hidden with makeup and lies. Perhaps late twenties, but it was difficult to be sure. She was candy; sweet and … Continue reading Kolai by Ava M.
Miscarry Avrel F. A Poem About Audrey Hepburn I feel empty but I continue on with my life because there are people rooting for me cheering from the sidelines, filled with a terrible mix of envy and love If only … Continue reading Miscarry by Avrel F.
It was the 29th of November and faint snow had started to fall, covering every inch of the city with a white layer. It looked like nearly every person in the city was outside running about with their winter holiday … Continue reading Powdered Croissants Aren’t For Everyone by Sophia K.
“Woof woof!” “What is it, Princess?” We’d just gotten our daily cinnamon scones from Homa’s Bakery next door. What could she possibly be worrying about? Princess was still pulling harshly on the leash; she was trying to show me something. … Continue reading The Sweet Book Vandal by Charlie F
She stood outside the amusement park. Everything looked different, yet everything felt familiar — even the autumn breeze. Anyone could tell that she did not belong in this town. Her ostentatious diamond ring was an outlier among a sea of … Continue reading The Light From Within by Joy Z.
Get Out I whisper My head pounding My heart beating My breath speeding up faster and faster and faster until it stops And they are here And I can see them And they surround me Get out Get away I … Continue reading Please by Ava M.
1. DO YOU HAVE A CERTAIN PLACE AT HOME FOR READING? I usually read in my bed, or the bean bag by the fireplace. 2. BOOKMARK OR A RANDOM PIECE OF PAPER? I would use bookmarks but I always buy … Continue reading My Reading Habits by Georgia B.