Found 5 works tagged 'coming of age'.
Published Sep 5, 2019 · 1,877 words (7 minutes) · 99 views
Everyone has a superpower. It might not be something amazing like flying or x-ray vision, but the powers are there just the same. Some people spend their entire lives trying to find their power, while the two friends in this story find theirs in a Dairy Queen.
Published Aug 15, 2019 · 5,061 words (19 minutes) · 98 views
If you've ever wondered what I was doing before I started writing speculative fiction, now you can find out. This was one of my earliest stories, written when I was still in school. If you knew me then? This isn't how it happened.
Published Jul 30, 2019 · 2,950 words (11 minutes) · 1 view
A young boy learns a lesson when he tries to secure his pigeon fame and fortune at the grand opening of Halifax Piece Hall in 1779. Shortlisted in the HWA/Dorothy Dunnet Short Story Competition 2017.
Published May 29, 2019 · 1,030 words (4 minutes) · 237 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.