Breaking Her Barriers

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Ellie Stevens used to be an ordinary little girl, with a perfect family, great friends and a life full of happiness. But that life was shattered when a scarring event occurred and her happiness soon turned into an emotion that no child should have to feel. Now, at the age of sixteen, Ellie is very guarded after having her heart broken repeatedly since the age of ten. She is bullied by nearly everyone she knows and she only has one friend. Having had her trust being broken by numerous people she never lets anyone else into her life as she is scared of being hurt again.


Logan Trent has had a pretty good life, with his two parents happily married with jobs that means he has lived in many different countries and he’s only sixteen. When his parents are transferred to England he starts the new school year at Nightingale High School and Sixth Form College, now used to starting a new school as he has done so many times.


When the two meet, Logan instantly feels overprotective of Ellie as he soon witnesses the bullying himself. But as much as he tries to help, she just pushes him away. Will she keep on pushing him away or will she let him into her life and share her dark secret that haunts her to this day?

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Breaking Her Barriers

Submitted: November 29, 2011

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Ellie Stevens used to be an ordinary little girl, with a perfect family, great friends and a life full of happiness. But that life was shattered when a scarring event occurred and her happiness soon turned into an emotion that no child should have to feel. Now, at the age of sixteen, Ellie is very guarded after having her heart broken repeatedly since the age of ten. She is bullied by nearly everyone she knows and she only has one friend. Having had her trust being broken by numerous people she never lets anyone else into her life as she is scared of being hurt again.


Logan Trent has had a pretty good life, with his two parents happily married with jobs that means he has lived in many different countries and he’s only sixteen. When his parents are transferred to England he starts the new school year at Nightingale High School and Sixth Form College, now used to starting a new school as he has done so many times.


When the two meet, Logan instantly feels overprotective of Ellie as he soon witnesses the bullying himself. But as much as he tries to help, she just pushes him away. Will she keep on pushing him away or will she let him into her life and share her dark secret that haunts her to this day?

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Submitted: December 03, 2011

Chapter 2   I quickly made my way into round the back of the high school building, wanting to avoid the rush of all the new ... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 08, 2011

Chapter 3 As everyone's chairs squealed when they stood up I stayed sitting down for a couple more seconds, packing my stuff up and p... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 18, 2011

Chapter 4 I leant against the wall of the cubicle, tears rolling down my face from the pain in my head and the embarrassment, both of... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 15, 2012

Chapter 5 I slowed down when I knew I was far enough away from the school for him to catch up to me. I was slightly out of breath fro... Read Chapter

Submitted: March 24, 2012

Author's Note: I know it's been a very long time since I have updated. I've had a major case of writer's block and I've also had a lot of... Read Chapter

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