"I couldn't take my mind off the feeling inside me. It was too strong to ignore. It felt like I was in a horror movie. At any moment things could take a wrong turn. The voices in my head were telling me "Go home, leave!" But something…"
"…his dark eyes glistening with fury, and his face covered in blood. "Why father, why?" Nick said as he covered his face in his hands. Suddenly, as Nick looked up he saw a glimpse of a shiny silver object. As his…"
"I was sitting on a frozen lake, water sloshing onto the ice in certain places. sugar white snow covered the hills surrounding me, and a fox was sticking its nose out of a burrow. a million snowflakes floated down from the heavens,and as I attempted…"
"That person was me, Sue May, private investigator. I was listening to my handheld radio, scanning through the channels, when, on 84.2 FM, the message came through. I stopped scanning, and I heard... nothing. Nada. Zilch.
Later that evening, my…"
"Sea salt. I could smell sea salt. Not the fake sea salty smell that they used in all the artificial beaches these days. It was weird. I could smell the sea, but I couldn't see it. It was like a strange…"
"Their eyes glistened a startling blue colour. I saw a little window high up in the room. Using one of the baby lions as a leg up I scrambled up to the window. There was a 50 metre drop below me. I never knew I had climbed so high! Beneath me was a…"
"“What do you want?” Ben stammered at the ghost of his friend. Phelix’s icy cold grip on his shoulder loosened and he slowly started to drift away. “No, come back!!” Ben yelled at Phelix, but he was gone. Ben was all…"
"I feel like I am tired, like I’ve spent a long day on the computer. Is this what it feels like to be almost out of battery? I suddenly have a brilliant wave of ideas come over me. If I could press that red button then the…"
"I pulled my thoughts together and knew I needed to find out how and when they got here. No needed to find my mum. Thoughts of what I needed to do filled my head, I started to put them together but I was interrupted by shouts of anger and fear. I…"
"An hour later...
Out of nowhere, a missile flew up, Darren yelled “look out!” and Liam, who had fallen asleep, woke abruptly up and fell out of the helicopter. Liam grabbed the landing skids and Darren bent over to try and grab him, only…"
"Scoojy finished typing and the box went off in a whir.
“Scoojy, how can I get home now?” Kris asked the blue blob.
Scoojy didn’t answer.
Scoojy turned around.
His normal, cheerful face had grown…"
"Just checking that I have done everything needed to register St Mary's. Being the new coordinator I don't won't to mess it up for the girls! They are already looking forward to the competition in October."
Jun 18, 2015
Jenny Noble is now a member of Write Path International Connections