Stories tagged “homecoming”

  • homecoming surprise

    When the homecoming committee voted on an outdoor homecoming everyone was on board. The girls took to decorating the lower field with white awnings and many candles. The boys built a elevated wooden dance floor in shop class. The gym teacher’s br...

  • What Not to Say at a Football Game

    My friends finally convinced me to come to our homecoming football game. I’m dangerously ignorant when it comes to watching football, but I decided it would be fun to go anyway. I stood next to my friend Liz on the bleachers, half-cheering whenev...

  • Home is Where the Hearts Are

    Pausing at the front door I rested my hand on the heart-shaped door knob. Much of this was my fault. If I hadn’t left, I could have prevented the house’s decline. Hopefully, it hadn’t been gutted. The house was not as I remembered it....

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Back to the Rain.

    The sun shone down on the gleaming tarmac like a blowtorch on impossible ice as the plane finally came to a stop. England once more! the land of my fathers, the world to which I was born and bourne again. here was my homeland, estranged for so many yea...

  • They're all out without you..

    After a couple months of living in this house I finally hooked up my Stereo.  I had to make sure we weren’t moving again.  I’m sitting in the semi-dark  and listening to Homecoming by Green Day  on repeat. “Nobody likes you Everyo...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted almost 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Ashes of the Past

    I cupped the top of the rock with a hand that was larger now and darkly tanned. Ridges and scars decorating my skin almost blended in to the rough surface of the rock’s face. It was strange to come home. I had never dreamed that I’d return....