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Who is Eve?

April 30, 2011 by

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So the project we chose for this meeting was somewhat unconventional. Instead of choosing a certain topic to write about as we always do, we decided to build up a character and write about him/her. We each had to write about this character from our point of view. And we were encouraged to use our […]

The Paranormal by Raghad Al Rijraji

April 9, 2011 by

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The Phantom examined the newly dug grave closely. It smelled of rich soil and despair. He took a lungful breath; it was such a teasing, delicious smell. He loved how dark and deep it was; swallowed you whole and kept you trapped in. Soon. It was very soon till he gets to watch his favorite […]

The Paranormal by Meshael Al Blehed

April 9, 2011 by

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What are you afraid of? I fear the quiet. It’s the quiet that terrifies me. The quiet only associated with the night. The quiet that overcomes the war of thought waging in your head when you’re tormented by insomnia at three am. The quiet that suffocates the background hums and chimes that annoy yet comfort […]

The Paranormal by Ayya Al Badr

April 9, 2011 by

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There’s nothing I could do to run away. I wanted to fight it, I needed to fight it, but I couldn’t. What have I gotten myself into? I’m stuck between two hells, and there is no way out. I could do nothing but surrender. I grab my coat and pack of cigarettes off the coffee […]

The Paranormal by 7ala Abdullah

April 9, 2011 by

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It’s times like these when I need you the most. It’s moments like this when I’m suffocating in the pitch-black darkness and I need your comforting arms to hold me, your soothing voice to calm my nerves… when I feel like every single cell in my body is breaking and the ever-viscous sadness is creeping […]

New Beginnings by Meshael Al Blehed

April 7, 2011 by

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Birthday, new year, starting college, new house, new friends, new lover, new city, new season, new week, new day. So many chances to start over, you can’t say life never gave you that. Hi, I’m stuck in four years ago. I can’t go back and I certainly can’t go forward. Oh, how I keep breathing […]

New Beginnings by Raghad Al Rijraji

April 7, 2011 by

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January: I stood behind him while i watched him throw the last remaining bag into the fireplace. It burned and burned. The white substance turning into ashes and smoke. He had a determined look on his face. I was surprised how fast he acted upon the news, surprised how willing he was to give up […]