The new Employee

The energy between Aidan and I was palpable. I started working here on Monday, but by Wednesday, it was clear that he was interested in...

New Neighbors

It was around noon, and I was doing chores around the house when I heard a commotion happening down the hall. It sounded like pots and...

The Extra Credit Opportunity

I approached the imposing wooden door that had her name on a plaque right beside it: Miss Jacobs. I thought about turning away at that...

A Familiar Face

I rolled my suitcase behind me as I brushed past the herd of people at the busy airport. When I finally made it to a less crowded area, I...

The Quick Fix

It was my first time in New York City, and every day was filled with new experiences for me. I had grown up in the suburbs which is like...

A Fresh Start

I'm glad I finally decided to move. Things where I was living had become extremely complicated, and I desperately wanted and needed a...

A night out

It was a Saturday night, and like any other, I was looking for some excitement. I usually hang out with my friend Layla, but tonight she...

Finding your inner peace

Right now, I'm looking out into the Caribbean Sea and taking note of the pattern of the waves. As I observe how some of the waves are...

Life lessons in the woods

I'm sitting on the balcony right now, admiring the trees in the woods directly behind me. The autumn leaves look so beautiful as some are...