Rape, it's a sticky situation to talk about. It's been done to so many helpless souls. It's sickening but it's really real, it happens even though it shouldn't have. So this is my story, told uncensored.
q: how would you define post-modernism in writting
david foster wallace
a: after modernism.
The author has never actually read any of the works of David Foster Wallace, HE IS AN INFINITE PEST.
PHONE AGAINST LIFE
A Short Story
By: Maya Vines
Ring Ring. There went the drab black house phone. In a blink of a second I was meditating about when I would get my very own phone. The phone I imaged was a saint with a pretty screen and the golden color of the inside of an orange. I walked over to the window and reflected on my cold surroundings.
I had eternally wanted a phone, and with my report card, I was sure to get one. I thought of all I would do, first, I would get all the social media apps I could visualize, then, I would be posting pics ASAP, finally getting a rewarding seat with all the popular girls. It was a thought that encouraged me tendency to feel sad. Why should I have to try so hard to fit in with the blonde preppy girls with their sparkling new iPhones? But then again, I could just picture myself sitting in a shimmer pink convertible with the top down, my hair curled and wind-blown, and of course, my phone and new advanced friends.
Then I saw something in the distance, or rather someone. It was the neighbor of mine, Khloe, sitting on her pastel porch swing. She saw me looking and glared at me and rose up like my moms pineapple upside down cake, slowly and gracefully, and progressed back inside.
I gulped and restlessly glanced at my own reflection. I was a squirmy, perky, tea drinker with brunette hair and braces. My friend Jyn eyes me as a calm daring person. Once, I had been dared to eat a petrified worm, and within a second it was gone. It's not a story I normally whip out to everyone since I am a new student at my school Vicksburg Academy. But, not even a daring person, like me, would ever walk ten inches towards Khloe. Yes, you've guessed it. Khloe is someone all girls dream of being one day. However, she lists everyone in groups. She has a group for the people in oversized glasses and bitten…