"An hour later, I am eagerly packing my suitcase, throwing in anything that in my mind is presentable and well-suited for the Japanese culture.
I have only two hours to get to the Manchester airport from Lancaster. I should have packed sooner!
"My palms were sweaty around the gun’s butt and it kept slipping out of my grip. Then everything happened so quickly, I slipped and the gun fell out of my hands. The dark shadow looming before me reached out a hand and took the gun from me...…"
"“Who said that?” I asked, with a lump in my throat.
Star was barking at the window as all of the things on the shelf started rattling and falling off.
“What is the year sir?” the small voice panted, “And what is the…"
"As I stepped closer to the box, my heart beat faster. Suddenly, a cold feeling washed over me. Before I knew it, the tip of my fingers touched the coarse texture of the box, and an electric charge seemed to run slowly through my fingertips and up my…"
"Our cottage was just round the corner from the spooky house. It was completely in contrast to the darkness that loomed over the field. There was a little pebble path that meandered its way up to the fairytale cottage. There, it stopped at the small…"
"Happy Birthday to you,
As the jolly refrain came to an end, everything was the same except for the exposed pigeon droppings. I sat staring at the bushes; for a moment, as I took in the bizarre scene that I had just witnessed.
Turning around, I fixed…"
"comment by Callum Done, Adrian Serwin Ripley St Thomas CE Academy
She covered her ears quickly and leapt behind the door. Emma heard footsteps slowly coming towards her from the hall where her sister had disappeared before. The footsteps…"
"Millie Welbourne and Anna Watson, Ripley St Thomas CE Academy
When I got home, I ran straight up to my room. My heart was racing. I scrabbled through my box of precious things, and at the bottom I pulled out the key with intricate gold,…"
Tom Maddox and Javier Moya, Ripley St Thomas C.E Academy
It just stared, its eyes bulging fixed on 1 point. It was looking at Ravi. It took one step and pointed at him; it wanted something. It towered over him- an…"
"Jake Chippendale, and Johnny Reay. Ripley St Thomas CE Acadamy.
NOW... I started to run down the street.I got to the local park, and my phone beeped again... It read "watch your back". I spun around,looking each and every way my eye could…"
"Comment by Zara Conroy-Taylor and Lucy Appleton from Ripley St Thomas Academy.
...It was a heavily breathing black figure with it's face blacked out. I screamed with horror, shock and fear. What was I to do now? I dodged past the…"
"olivia clinton and scarlet wilkinson, Ripley St Thomas C.E academy
I stared in wonder at the blood that was spreading like a spilt glass of red wine on his shirt. Was he bleeding or was it someone esle's? The…"
"I can’t keep my eyes closed, I’m lying in bed staring at the wall thinking of the events yet to come. As I get more tired by the minute I gently drift into a deep sleep. But this time, no dream occurred.
I was woken by the sweet sound…"
"With the newspaper clutched in her hand Alec ran out into the dark wet streets of London and snow crunched under her feet. As she ran she felt like she was being watched, she looked around desperately, hoping to see her sister running beside her.…"