On the Prowl

One late October night, Jenny was all tucked in to bed with her dog, Billy, by her feet. She was just closing her eyes when she heard some noises coming from outside her window, not able to distinguish what it was.


The Worst Job I’ve ever Had

With Labor Day in the US coming up soon, our amazing writing instructor, Carolyn Wedin, encouraged us to write about the worst job we've ever had. Does this topic bring up any stories for your worst job? Post it in the comments below!

A Year in the Library

There was a contest in my village to live in the library for a year - an entire year!  Since I’m a book worm with no family around, this sounds like the perfect way for me to spend a year! Surprisingly, I was the only person who submitted for the contest so I won! I had a few months notice so I let my landlord know I’d be moving out and put my few belongings into storage.

Jim’s Garden – a fictional story

Jim was working in his garden on this hot summer morning in the upper Midwest, taking care of his vegetables and proud of his hard work. He enjoys seeing the fruits of his labor produce big tomatoes and peppers that he'll use to make salsa, heirloom squash he can enjoy all winter, zucchini he'll get his fill of and share with his neighbors...