June Fiction: Living the Performance (a poem)

by Bethany Wood, Age 15, United Kingdom Artwork by Katie King The June fiction prompt was “freedom.”   Living the Performance Spinning, twirling, bending, whirling, skipping, prancing, lilting, dancing, feeling, dreaming, meaning, breathing, glistening, gliding, sparkling, shining, smiling, weeping, living, leaping, flying, soaring, Ballerina performing. Could this be stardom? No, this is freedom. * Bethany...
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Hong Kong Literary Festivals for Young Writers

by Edward Mak, Age 16, Hong Kong   Starting a writing career in Hong Kong is challenging to say the least. With the local population predominantly ethnic Chinese, the market for English short stories and novels is small and difficult to enter. This is the problem that the Hong Kong Young Readers Festival was set...
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