Read the entries to previous WriteStuff competitions.
Where am I? Did I fall asleep during the talk about endangered animals? I looked around, I was alone.
Trees towered above me and the air smelt of gun powder. Black stripes covered my body, it dawned on me, I was a tiger! How did I get here? Gun shots filled the air and the sound of thundering feet came closer and closer. I had to hide. They were after ME! I was running for my life, my heart was pounding, my new furry paws ached from the hard earth. Then it happened… an ear-splitting roar came from my mouth as pain flashed into my upper body. I felt dizzy and fell. Through my half-closed eyes I saw two men leaning over me.
“There’s another one down!”. Those where the last words I heard before darkness swallowed me…
Suddenly my eyes were open again. I felt sea sick. My body lurched from side to side, the air surrounding me was bitter but surprisingly, I wasn’t cold. Oh, please don’t let this be real, I think I’m now a polar bear. My gaze fell onto what was holding me up. It was a small iceberg; icy flakes were chipping off into the sea. I had no choice but to try and swim to safety. The freezing water engulfed me. As far as I could see there were no other icebergs. I turned back just in time to watch my iceberg dissolve into the sea. I couldn’t swim forever! My legs were getting weaker, my body began to sink deeper and deeper into the ocean. I gasped for air, but instead swallowed a mouthful of water. I was drowning.
There was a blinding light, I was back at the zoo. It wasn’t real, I knew it…but then…why can’t I stop crying?
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By Connor Mahy, year 9, Grammar School
“They called me insane, and look at me now.”...Read story
By Asia Smith, year 8, La Mare de Carteret School
I remember my name being called out in front of hundreds of people. Confused and devastated, I turned to Ava...Read story
By Chloe Ferbrache, year 10+, St Sampson’s School
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By Bertie Beddow, year 5, Vauvert School
As Ed was playing Fortnite, he heard a boat rock up. If you did not know, Ed’s from Fortnite and he...Read story
By Tallulah-Mae Rautenbach, year 4, Blanchelande School
“Wow w-w-w where are we Phil?’’ I whispered. “Do you know?” ” Sorry I don’t, Lily ‘’Phil answered...Read story
By Louie Piper, year 3, Elizabeth College
One lovely morning I woke up feeling funny because I was in a land far, far away from home, but there was a funny smell.Read story
By Seb Roxby, year 9, Grammar School
Althara awoke. The eerie voice echoed through her mind as she arose from her wooden bed and reached...Read story