[Poem] Bound

An extension of the June Quote of the Month. Xiao Mei lives to see the dawn of the day. The hues of brisk yellow match her skin like Chardonnay. “Be a doctor or lawyer,” both of her parents say. “It’s not like artists make money anyway.” Michael is Michael because Mwenye was too hard to…

Writing Prompt: Storycatching

Write a short essay detailing a culture you belong to. It can be the culture within a group of friends, the culture within a club or other organisation you belong to or it can be the wider culture within a nationality or ethnicity. Please include a picture representation of your culture. The picture could be of a place, an item or the people that represents your cultures.

[Poem] Maybe it’s Because

Maybe it's because I'm autistic That I don't understand why we don't talk About all those things that make people go Shush Maybe it's because I think different That it makes even less sense That little girls don't know what's wrong with them Because of the grown men Maybe it's because I don't know the…

Story Starter: The Invisible Man

Ring! Ring! Ring! Click. "Hello?" "I am invisible.", came the passcode. His pulse quickened, "Simply because people refuse to see me." "It's done." "Yeah?" "I hope I get a break after this." A sigh. "You know how it is." "I know." A pause. "It's part of the job after all." No answer. The line goes…

Maze Runner: I Made a Game!

TL;DR -- Basically, I made a game on code.org for my AP Computer Science Principles (APCSP) class and it's a maze game and I've included the code for it, which can give you a couple of ideas for your own creations and serve as an example, and I've also included a video that shows you…

Shoutout to Flash365: The Most Beautiful Thing I’ve Ever Seen

Check out Flash365's blog if you like what you see! I remember the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen. I don’t remember when. I don’t remember why. I do remember where; Minneapolis, Minnesota. There was a girl. We met in Maine. We met again two years later in Massachusetts. She moved to Minnesota in that…

The End of the World

The genie crossed his arms, "You do know you're a bloody idiot, don't you?" Abubakar only moved his foot so that it rested on the rune that would cause unending pain to the genie. The genie only looked at him disdainfully. "Do it." The genie snorted, "I only wish I could create a backup file…