September 2019


Awkward and shy, Ava’s only happiness comes from reading dictionaries and learning new words People are making room for me as I slither by. They are afraid to be “touched” by me. I quietly shuffle past, head down, eyes on the ground. As I enter my English classroom, someone yells, “Watch out!” Students laugh. My […]

The Woolly Mammoth

A giant woolly mammoth and a young girl, both outcasts, become fast friends In a small, secluded, quiet place lived a giant woolly mammoth. The mammoth was a huge, brown, fluffy thing. His tusks were big and grand. They were as white as clouds. He looked very brave, but in reality he was a big […]