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The Monster Under The Bed: 23/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

I gripped the edge of the duvet and pulled it up around my face. My earsย strained, listening out for the noise that had woken me up, but all I could hear was the pounding of my heart as the blood raced through my body. A shaky breath rattled through my throat before I clamped my… Continue reading The Monster Under The Bed: 23/31 Days of Blogging Challenge

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The Books That Made Us Readers.

I was one of the lucky kids. My parents would both sit in my room before I went to bed, one on the rocking chair, and one next to me in bed, and they would read to me. They read me wonderful books filled with all sorts of magic and drama that made me the… Continue reading The Books That Made Us Readers.