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Alone: Part Two

Posted by JustNotNormal from Cardiff - Published on 12/04/2013 at 13:48
7 comments » - Tagged as Creative Writing

  • Alone

Here is the second part of my short story Alone. I hope you enjoy it!

The sun is beginning to set, and still, the only sound is the whispering wind and all I can see is grass.

I keep trying to remember how I got here, but I can't remember anything at all. But one mental image keeps coming back. A boy, around fifteen, with black hair like mine. He could be a friend, a cousin or a brother.

He could be a total stranger.

Stars appear, much brighter than I remember. I'm suddenly exhausted. I sit down, flattening the grass beneath me. I pull three long strands from the ground and plait them quickly into a long, thin rope, adding new strands every now and then. I wrap it round my wrist three times and tie the ends in a knot as a bracelet. I rest my head on my arms.

The tears are still streaming down my cheeks. I don't even know my own name!

More importantly, who is that boy? And why does thinking of him make me so sad?

Part three will be here soon!

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Commented 37 months ago - 12th April 2013 - 14:17pm

OMG this is amazing, I can't wait for more

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Sam Sprout (Editor)

Commented 37 months ago - 12th April 2013 - 14:24pm

^^^ What they said. Keep it up.



Commented 37 months ago - 12th April 2013 - 16:08pm

This is amazing!! Please write more, I can't wait for Part 3!!! =D x



Commented 37 months ago - 12th April 2013 - 18:59pm

I have never read such a great short story (and I've read a few)! I can't wait for more!

And I love your picture :)



Commented 37 months ago - 13th April 2013 - 09:16am

Thanks everyone!!! I'm not sure how many parts there will be all together. I'm guessing about 4-5. I'm really glad you like it!!!



Commented 37 months ago - 15th April 2013 - 11:40am

cool story part 3 will be good to endure :)



Commented 37 months ago - 18th April 2013 - 12:50pm

i submitted part 3 on monday so it should be up soon. it is also quite long as i put parts 3 and 4 together as the end part.

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