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Sample WritingAs I walk down these cold, forbidden hallways all that I can think of is how much it pains me to be here. This was a mistake and I knew it. I never should have come here in the first place. I take a look back and see a shadow coming straight for me. It's razor sharp claws are like daggers just itching to pierce into my flesh. I begin to slow down more and more each second until I eventually come to a hault. I take a deep breath in and turn to see that this mysterious shadow has disppeared. Have I gone insane? I examine the hallway hoping that I can find a trace, but nothing was there. Suddenly, I hear a deep voice coming from behind me and freeze. The next thing that I know is that it, whatever it is, has me in its grasp.
The Parlour IncidentOne day in July, I believe it was, I found myself sitting with several acquaintances in Christopher's parlour. It was one of those deliciously lazy afternoons which only the summer in her full glory can bring. The room had a wan, listless light to it, relaxing the other guests and myself as we languidly chatted over tea and crumpets. The air was also sluggishly heavy, dulling the senses to a slowly-blended calm engendered by the heat of St. Othniel's southerly climate.
At length, after much stimulating conversation, Christopher stood, producing a book of sheet music.
"What do you all say to a bit of music?" he asked.
"Certainly," I answered.
"Oh yes, please do darling!" Tabitha exclaimed, "he's quite the maestro."
Christopher laughed, shaking his head.
"Now, now love, I'd not go that far."
He strode over to the piano as the other guests urged him on. Ida entered the room bearing a merrily steaming teapot and more crumpets.
"More tea sirs?" she inquired, shooting sideways glances at her
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Lilyas has dedicated herself to making our community a brighter place with her vibrant artwork and infectious enthusiasm for interacting with others in our community. It has certainly paid off, as many deviants flock to her page on a daily basis to let her know how much of an inspiration she is. We absolutely agree, and couldn't let all that hard work go without recognition, so it's with great pride that we bestow the Deviousness Award for March 2014, to ... Read More