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 Charlie Forshaw, year 7, Elizabeth College
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By Lani Wall, year 9, Grammar School
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By Freddie Webb, year 7, Elizabeth College
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By Ellie Felbabel, year 7, La Mare de Carteret School
One cloudy morning, young Prince Glen awoke in shock because he had a terrible dream that one of the...Read story
By Luke Gavey, year 9, Elizabeth College
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By Elise Le Lacheur, year 9, St Sampson’s School
As Michelle’s long, blonde, wavy hair swayed in the wind through the animalistic woods, her feet crunchedon the thin twigs..Read story