Exam SeasonExam season!Exam Season3 weeks ago in Free Verse More Like This
I know what that means -
Endless restless nights,
Between caring too much and not enough;
There's just so much stuff
To drill in!
And the threat of failure
Hangs over you like a fairytale curse
Because there's nothing worse
Than not being good enough.
But let me tell you this -
There's more to life,
More to you
Than A B C D E;
Exams don't measure your worth.
Can't you see?
You are so much more
Than the number they assign you.
Love yourself this exam season.
But don't tear yourself apart
By pushing yourself clean off the edge.
Shotgun James [CREEPYPASTA]Shotgun James [CREEPYPASTA]1 month ago in Short Stories More Like This
“… 10:49… right now, right now…”
It was a winter morning, in the groggy city of Mesa, Dobson High School had just begun session. The bell rang, as it summoned the students to their morning classes, all the while the wall clock in the bustling hallway ticked away, reading the time of 8:10 AM.
“Everyone, settle down now,” Missus Harris called out, as her class of sophomores lowered their voices, while continuing their conversations during her roll call. Missus Harris called out the students’ name, one at a time, jotting down their attendance. Afterwards, she tucked away the attendance papers in a yellow folder and begun class with another session of mathematics.
The sky outside was a grayish black, another day of rain. A student wearing a brown jacket in class was not paying attention to the lesson so much, as he was drawing a picture of a snowman and a red house behind the white figure. Christmas was just around the corner, and it e