Write about someone who falls back into childish behaviors whenever they’re around their family.
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“Redecorating Delilah” by 𝕜𝐞𝕟𝐝𝕣𝐚 𝕤𝐭𝕠𝐧𝕖
Bree Del just texted us. “I lost my job today,” Marissa read. “LOL, love you.” She shook her head, making her flashy rose gold earrings jump in wide surprise. I shrugged. We both knew Del. Her job wouldn’t have lasted a month. Or, in this case, two weeks and six days. But who’s counting? “She needs to stop making this a habit,” Marissa said, twisting her lips into a salmon-colored lin...
“Uneven Hearts” by Deidra Whitt Lovegren
“You don’t hate me,” my older brother smiled slyly. “You admire me.”With that, he slapped down the queen of spades on top of the pile of cards, adding another 13 points to my score. It was the third hand in a row he’d gleefully beaten me.Roy was only half right. I admired him; it was true. But I hated him with a fury that only a marginalized younger brother can muster. “It’s your turn to shuffle,” my father said, handing me the deck, adding points with his sharp pencil to my already disappointing tally o...
“Childish dream” by Keerththan 😀
"Don’t always nag at me," my mother shouts at me as I keep roaming behind her."I will be home for just a week, I have been working day and night for the past 6 months, please let me nag," I plead with her. "Okay, just for this week.""That's enough for me!" My face brightens up. I love my family and especially my mother."The main door of the house is a little creaking," I complain to her."Yeah.""Do something.""I won’t."I get to complain about things only now ’cause I’m not far fr...
“Two Faced” by ✯𝐋𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐚 𝐋𝐚𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫✯
Title: Two Faced Author: Haripriya Authors Note: Hello everyone! I hope you are having a great Friday! I just want to say that the reason I picked this prompt was because it sounded a bit interesting, and at the same time a little funny to me. I wrote a very simple story, and hope this will give you a good laugh! Diary...
“The Kid's Table” by Maya -
Every Thanksgiving there were two tables. One was long and rectangular with a white table cloth draped over it. Knives, spoons, and forks were wrapped in lace napkins. They were held together with strings of seashells and bells that jingled when touched. The chairs had tall, elaborate backrests and feet shaped like the paws of lions. There was a carpet with a mandala design beneath the table that caught ...
“I Needed That” by Zara M. Seacrt 🌊
He squirmed. Ada looked over her perfectly positioned camera and narrowed her eyes at him."Stop moving, and let me take the picture, Ricky! For the last time!"Ricky laughed at her, falling off his chair and rolling on the floor, his laughter booming across the room."Can we stop now?"Ada flinched as Alistair crept up behind her. He flipped his black hair and straightened his tie, dressed like a funeral mourner."Geoff!""Just tell Ricky to stop being a big bald-headed baby!"Shaking her head, A...
“New Additions(Part 2 of New Traditions)” by 🕊 🎀 𝒱𝒶𝓇𝓈𝒽𝒶 𝒱𝒾𝓂𝒶𝓁 🎀 🕊
Authors note- This is part two of ‘New Traditions'Ainslee Flora Dior was born on a lovely spring day. Immediately after she had taken her first breath her golden brown eyes slightly opened. I was in awe as I saw my little sister taking in everything around her. She locked eyes with me and it stayed that way until Kendra cuddled her gently in her arms. “What a beauty,” My father remarked looking at his youngest daughter. “Why, she reminds me of Bella as a little baby.” Kendra smiled weakly a...
“Daisies” by Briana Spring
My daisies stopped growing overnight. They had been consistently blossoming for the past seven days; a full year after I planted them, which in itself was normal, except they were meant to start sprouting petals by now. Instead, I found when I measured both of them this morning and checked with my growing chart, that neither had grown a millimeter taller since yesterday. I huffed in frustration. They had to be ready by tonight. I needed them to be. Otherwise, I wouldn't have any achievement to talk about in the barb...
“The past ” by Kaushika Kotagodahetti
As the sun slowly rose over the mountain of Hanthana*, a gentle breeze brought coolness to Chapa. She saw that her mother was teaching lessons to her grandchildren. She remembers how her family undergoes through many hardships. But her thoughts got disturbed with the sweet , pleasant music, in the distance, she was captivated by the sounds of two small children selling oranges along the road." Oranges, Oranges , Please buy some oranges from us. We sell the best oranges". They were saying those words like in a choir. " oh...
“Food Fight!” by Antonio Jimenez
In the year of COVID-19, what is there to be thankful for? The young college student alone in his temporary “isolation dorm” gloomily pondered that question. It was Thanksgiving, and Mark Hamels was in quarantine after testing positive with a mild case of COVID-19. Quarantine sucks, he thought. The original plan had been for him to make the four-and-a-half-hour drive from the Univer...
“Silent prayers” by Tariq Saeed
I was an opera dancer, living as a Spinster in a beautiful apartment in the middle of the city. My schedule was very tight. I used to wake up early in the morning,for my dancing practices and at two o’clock afternoon, I had been awaited at the club.My dance was very popular throughout the city, people came from far flung areas to see my dance. Sometimes I been scheduled to show my performance in front of the high officials but in those performances their families were also presents during dancing session. Than some school h...
“Patchwork” by Hope Reynolds
There I was. Suitcase in hand. The awkward middle child, again. The door opened. Mom's brown eyes greeted me. I had always imagined her warm eyes melting into my smile. I stepped inside and plopped down on the couch, waiting for Hannah and Symphony. Sometimes I wondered why our parents named us like that. "Where's Jarryd?" I asked. "I sent him out for cra...
“Problems like Foam Bullets” by Madison Smith
A hurricane, an earthquake, and a fire could not have left my life in such tatters as they are now. Currently, it was simultaneously soaking, yet smoldering, in pieces, yet held together with a Disney princess Band-Aid. Needless to say, I needed this break. Desperately. Shivering from the harsh whip of the blizzard, I knocked my mitten-covered fist against the door. Thankfully, it opened up almost immedi...
“Bananas” by Kendall Defoe
They all met at the old home before the funeral.'James,' his mother said, hugging him too tightly. 'I am so glad that you are here.''Mother.' He looked closely at her face, one that he had not seen in five years, as if it were another specimen he needed to examine and catalog. 'Where are the others?'She smiled and wiped down her face with one of his carefully arranged handkerchiefs. 'All in the living room. You are the last to show. Talk to them.''I really have no choice now.' He turned to walk away....
“It's a Promise....” by Yellow Lemon
"But mom, Twinkle started it!" Michael cried out. "Liar! You said that my hair looks like a beaten up bush," Twinkle's emerald eyes shone like diamonds as she spoke. Michael narrowed his eyes, "Then who said that I look like an old man?" "I was joking, Michael!" Twinkle replied, shrugging her shoulders. "Then I was joking as well." Micheal simply said, deciding to irritae Twinkle as much as he...
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