May Fiction: Role Model (short story)

by Sana Hameed, Age 15, USA The fiction prompt for May was “mother.”   Role Model The pictures tell too little, Rebecca thought, her eyes skimming over the mere dozen photographs sprawled across her lavender bed sheets. She had spent the last hour defying her strictly enforced curfew and perusing the contents of the lone scrapbook...
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Asian Literary Festivals

by Jillian Hermoso, Age 17, Philippines   These days the world seems to be overflowing with support for the art and craft of writing. Books have been turning into movies and writers have started to become just as famous as rock stars. And would you believe that one of the new leaders of this literary upswing is Asia?...
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Flashes and Flickers (a poem)

by Cindy Green, Age 15, Canada This poem was submitted for an LTC Insider Plus+ weekly writing challenge.   Flashes and Flickers The world flashes and flickers in the day; it glows and gleams in the dark. But the light is from the screens that line the shelves in our home like art. “We’re so...
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