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  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    A Risk Worth Taking
    11

    A Risk Worth TakingShe hid in the shadows of the hut, watching the guards patrol out of sunken, sleep-deprived eyes.Her head was shaved and she was naked; her ribs jutted ...
    Sep 19, 2011
  • Short Story » Fantasy
    The Three Vengeful Dwarves
    3

    A winter’s moon shone down on the forest, hiding those who wished to be hidden and lighting up the clearings; illuminating the gnomes as they danced merrily. Three dwarves moved ...
    Oct 14, 2011
  • Short Story » Fantasy
    The Three Vengeful Dwarves
    4

    A winter’s moon shone down on the forest, hiding those who wished to be hidden and lighting up the clearings; illuminating the gnomes as they danced merrily. Three dwarves moved ...
    Oct 14, 2011
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    Oggo the dwarf lived in a world that was flat, He worked in the mines, down with the rats and the bats. One day he got lost, he couldn't be ...
    Apr 16, 2012
  • Poetry » General
    Jenny's Leap
    6

    White as the snow was her wedding dress. White as the snow was her cheek. Pure as the snow were her tears when they told her. Thick as the snow ...
    Jan 20, 2013
  • Poetry » Humor
    The Ballad of Smeeglibob
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    There once was a man named Smeeglibob, He had no other name. He ate some cheese on toast one morn And never was seen again! The Sergeant said to his ...
    Jan 23, 2013
  • Lyrics » Humor
    My Name Is Polly
    5

    This is a little song I wrote; my first half decent attempt at songwriting. My friend did music...
    Feb 7, 2013
  • Poetry » Humor, Fantasy
    De Frog Wizard
    5

    A rather nonsensey poem I wrote for my brother's birthday. He loves frogs and wizards, hence De Frog Wizard!
    Feb 14, 2013
  • Short Story » General
    The Pencil Tray
    6

    A short story written for the assignment "Write in a significant way about something insignificant." So I wrote about pencils.
    May 25, 2013
  • Short Story » Fantasy
    Kulostal's Beard
    4

    A short fable about dwarves and beards, vanity and vision. Enjoy!
    Jul 21, 2013
  • Article / Essay » Politics, Review
    Gay Rights in Russia
    5

    Have I invoked Godwin's Law? I believe the comparison is justifiable... This is an issue which I think is really important and often ignored. Enjoy.
    Dec 21, 2013
  • Short Story » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    Deciding to Die
    8

    In which a warrior-dwarf debates whether now is the right time to die...
    Mar 25, 2014
  • 3

    Is it aspirational of me to tag this politics? Anyway, Chapter 1 of the epic big thing in my head, in which a girl witnesses the burning of a "witch".
    Jun 22, 2014
  • Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Politics
    Chapter 1: The Murder [EDITED]
    7

    The edited version of chapter 1, after some very helpful criticism from some very helpful reviewers! More criticism very encouraged!
    Jul 4, 2014
  • Poetry » Politics, Romantic
    Women
    3

    Very personal, so not my best. Please feel free to rip to shreds. Sorry if it offends anyone; delicate topic, and I'm unusual. Ended up sonnet length?
    May 4, 2016
  • Poetry » Lyrical, Horror
    There’s a canker in my brain
    3

    My first attempt at a villanelle. I had some health scares recently, and then I read The Bell Jar.
    May 4, 2016
  • Poetry » Politics, Realistic
    Friday Uprising
    3

    I'm a girl, by the way. My brother failed to realise this when I showed him the poem XD And it's kind of the point.
    May 4, 2016
  • Poetry » Realistic, Humor
    Messenger
    2

    Unrequited teenage lust and over-analysis.
    May 4, 2016
  • Poetry » Romantic, Fanfiction
    Sonnet 73.5
    2

    A reply to Shakespeare's Sonnet 73, written as the Young Man. I hope Shakespeare fans don't find this too heretical or presumptuous!
    May 8, 2016

A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship.
— Markus Zusak, The Book Thief