The House on Clydesdale Lane

The inside of the house consisted of rooms that were small and barely separated so that you always knew what was going on in the next room. From the living room, you could see my mother giggling at one of my father’s corny jokes as they prepared supper together. In the living room, my older … Read More»

The Happiest Place on Earth

I was about 8 years old (Catherine too), Catherine called me and left a long, silly message inviting me California Adventure. When I got the message I immediately called her back, hoping she hadn’t left for a day of fun without me. Catherine answered. After a lengthy talk between our parents, we were soon on … Read More»

The Duel

“Just one more time, I’ll get it this time, for sure!” I was tutoring some twelve year old; his name, David Ellison Mai. I was trying to teach him how to play the guitar. I have been playing for so many years, I cannot even begin to think how it is like for a beginner, … Read More»

The Cuban Change

Not even Miami’s poor class could compare to the poverty I saw in Cuba. I shifted all my questions to answers and began to imagine several solutions for the economical problems in Cuba. As I walked down the narrow shady street, the only responses, I could come up with seemed either political or aimed toward … Read More»

The Crucible

Elizabeth Proctor always did what was right and just throughout most of The Crucible. She rarely lied except on one occasion, which could have saved John’s life. She was basically a house wife to a farmer, John Proctor, and took care of three children. Elizabeth also thinks of herself in a negative perspective many times. … Read More»

SORRY, it’s my entire fault.

One day at school last term, we didn’t have very much to do. The teachers had all gone to a staff meeting, and most of us in Form 4A were chatting, joking and reading magazines. Vincent, who had to prepare for an overseas examination, was the only one who was working. He had a large … Read More»

Slow Ride

After picking up my pal Bob and the girls(whose names seem irelevant),we embarked on a night on the town. And I,wanting to show off my recently fashioned driving skills,was being a little “reckless”. There were no other cars around and I wanted to have some fun…and impress those girls in the back seat. I was … Read More»


“NOOOOOOOO!” Ryanna’s mother screamed in agony and despair, and with a snarl that sounded more like a wolf than a woman, she dashed forwards, a shower of electricity falling around her. With a thrust of her arm and a word, she hurled a massive bolt of thunder at the monster. It was knocked off its … Read More»

Six Weeks

We hade been together six weeks. I was the envy of every girl in the school. I couldn’t believe how lucky I was to be going out with you. I told my self it was too good too be true. I should’ve seen through your act but no I was naive enough to believe your … Read More»