Bethany looked out at the water. Her eyes glazed over with tears. Part of her heart died with her friend. Esmee was her best friend who could no longer sit out on the beach with her. Bethany was bitter, Esmee’s own father had killed her. He was a drunk who was arrested for child endangerment and manslaughter after that night. (more…)
Author Archive: Bailey Boswood
That feeling of being unwanted
That pain of being hurt
That’s me every day
But sometimes my feelings
I just can’t convey
This boy in my homeroom, Simon, saw me. I didn’t know what to do so I smiled.
Do you know what he did? (more…)
“Then they discovered the time fracture. Where we could live without having to worry about the butterfly effect.” – Maddy Shannon, Terra Nova.
“The what?” – Joshua Shannon, Terra Nova. (more…)
Since it is time travel week, let’s throw back to the seventies when plastic character lunch boxes were huge. Yeah, lunch boxes with creepy My Little Ponies or Care Bears. Let’s explore one of the things that might have been in those lunch boxes: tuna salad. It’s been around since canned tuna was a thing. Did you know the first can of fish was created in 1795? Tuna salad can be a full meal, but if you want to make it more filling just add crackers. (more…)
Mom made me get this. She said I need to find a new way to “channel my anxiety.”
Anyways, we have been in school two weeks, and I have had seven anxiety attacks. I’m not exactly happy about that. I did join the school newspaper. It’s pretty fun…. I guess? Writing is one of my favorite things to do. (more…)
A child shouts of joy
As they push away their toys
There is a gentle white flurry
Putting the children in a hurry (more…)
I found out there are a lot of vegetarians at our school! So, for two more issues, I’ll do vegetarian or universal recipes! This recipe can be vegetarian or meaty linguini! This is something my mom has made, not my favorite anymore because we eat it often. Frankly, I’d rather eat French fries (winks), but the healthier the butter, erm, I mean, better! (more…)
Belle woke up in the hospital, someone she didn’t know was beside her.
“Who are you?” She asked.
“I’m your social worker, Micayla.” The women said.
“Why do I need you?” Belle snarked. (more…)
As a hobby, I make and sell dog treats. (Not that I have sold any recently…)
I want to give YOU one of my less used, but popular, recipes. (more…)
BACON! I LOVE BACON! Well, wait. Who doesn’t though? What about a bacon taco? Mind blowing right? (more…)
“I mean… Yeah, it makes sense… But why choose Zeldon when Mysen is available?” Belle stated as she played on her phone.
“Zeldon has a cool name!” Belle’s father stated not understanding his daughter’s concerns.
“What are you two talking about?” Belle’s mother questioned.
” Ages of Space!” The pair said in unison. (more…)
BOO! Don’t cry geez… It’s just words on a screen…. Halloween is coming up. One of my favorite times of year…. For a fun treat for any Halloween sleepover or party, make bones! Perfect for that sweet and salty component! Let’s get started! (more…)
The scream woke up many. Dylan one of them. He reached the scream before Maya, and she wasn’t sure how. Dylan met her a few yards ahead, grabbing her shoulders.
“Maya, no. You don’t want to see this.” Dylan said, a tone of sadness in his voice. (more…)
Ghost and ghouls! Zombies and Vampires! Demons and Aliens! Supernatural things are controversial. One thing I know are real, Devil.. Deviled eggs, that is. (more…)
“Lay-bug! Come on to the tent!” Maya called out into the meadow.
So much has changed since Maya and Grayson found this meadow. She remembered that day well.
“Maya, honey, she will come back.” Dylan told her, wrapping his arms around his wife. (more…)
“Mama, no!” Maya yelled as her mother was swallowed up by a group of zombies. (more…)
My world is dark
I am powerless
Sometimes I feel
Sometimes I need to heal
My personal apocalypse (more…)
Zombie apocalypses are kinda like an obsession of mine. I am very ready and I know what I am going to do. Trail mix is a part of that plan. Trail mix has everything you need to survive, food wise. It contains proteins, carbohydrates, etc. Basically, it has nutrients that you need to survive. Let’s get started! (more…)
What would a superhero be without their SUPERFOODS? You may be asking, “what the heck is a superfood?” Well, a superfood is a food, like watermelon or blueberries, that is PACKED with vitamins and nutrients. The weather is getting cooler and the days are getting shorter here at NEAAAT and sometimes breakfast isn’t easy. So! A quick and easy breakfast, that is made of multiple superfoods, is a yogurt parfait! Yogurt parfait is a fancy term for breakfast yogurt with toppings. (more…)
“Sapphire quit it!” Ruby said looking at her sister. Sapphire shot yet another icicle at her sister’s head. Ruby shot a cold look at her sister as she walked to the door of the playroom. (more…)
I am smaller than a cell
But I can still fight crime very well!
I am faster than the speed of light
One of my tactics is to bite (more…)