Found 2 works tagged 'insects'.
Published May 29, 2019 · 1,030 words (4 minutes) · 129 views
Markella’s earliest memories are of the sounds outside her window. At hours when no men moved, rustling branches and shuffling grass woke her. A beating pulse like slower, fleshier helicopter blades banished sleep: thlush-a-lum thlush-a-lum.
Published May 3, 2019 · 4,616 words (17 minutes) · 71 views
The creatures in Demi's backyard love her, and she loves her mom. Life should be good with the love that surrounds her, but Demi has challenges too: Mom is sick, the neighborhood is rough, and what's a good daughter to do?