Posted by Mrs. Emery
From Rosalind: Your character is having the worst morning of their life, until, all the sudden….
Write for 10 minutes. Post your piece to comments!
Posted on February 4, 2016, in Writing Prompt. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.
Wham! Wham! Wham!
I slammed my head against my locker, I was so frustrated. I woke up on the wrong side of the bed literally; I woke on on the floor with my insanely large dog on the bed in my place. worst, still i couldn’t shower or take care of basic hygienic needs, because my sister hogged up the bathroom all morning long. Worst still, while i was trying to eat my cereal in peace, my mother came charging in and started giving me a piece of her mind. Because my science teacher decided then was a good time to call her and tell her about me almost failing class. What’s worse, I have a test in that class, I couldn’t study because my book had been stolen the day before, and I forgot my homework. so the best I can do now is sit on the floor slamming my head against a locker and hoping that I can enter a coma or be to disoriented to go to class.
Do da do! Do do da do!
My phone is ringing, i pick in up and realize a friend named, Maxmimus was face timing me. Maximus lives in Tampa Florida, so we never see each other but it’s great when he visits. I accept the face time.
“oh thank god! Anri i need to talk to someone!” Maximus whimpers.
I’m taken aback by his tear streaked face.
“What’s wrong?” I ask
“My grandmother died this morning, I couldn’t go to school today, They’re trying to track down someone else to take me in…” Maximus wailed
I dropped my phone in shock. Struggling to pick it up, I sighed when I realized that it had cracked because # 1 bratty sister had ‘borrowed’ my case. I say borrowed because mom doesn’t like me calling her thief.
“are you okay? do you know anyone who can take you in?” I asked
Maximus huffed ” I don’t know, I think I have a cousin who lives in Wisconsin. I’m scared! what if they can’t track a person down to take me? I’ll be put in foster care!”
I shuddered to think of it. Wave a friend of mine is always going in and out of foster care, he says that more often than not the people are usually doing it just to make a few bucks, and not because they have a shred of kindness in their hearts. But he’s also said that he’s met actual people doing it because the feel kids deserve homes where they’re happy, so it was a roll of the die if Maximus was put into foster care.
“listen to me. you will be okay. you’ll be fine. you. will be. fine.” I urged
——————————————————————————————————————–I’m not to sure if you can tell, but the main character Anri is a boy. i actually didn’t know how to end this so i’m glad time caught up with me. what does anyone else think should happen, also please leave constructive criticism!
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