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Writers' Block
Help us finish a story by adding your own ideas. It's simple. Each month, we'll begin a new story.

Writer's Block
Story Image Help write a story with other kids! Each day, read the story so far and send in your submission for what you think the next paragraph should be. This month's story is "Back to Cruel."

Back to Cruel

Tommy sighed as he got in the car with mother to drive to school. It was hard to go back to school now that his mom was a teacher at his school. As they pulled up to the school, Tommy's mom didn't drop him off at the front door. Instead, she drove behind the school to a dark alley and pressed a button on a remote control. A garage door opened and ...

Age 9

it was the secret place where all of the teachers park! Tommy was mortified! He was surrounded by all my teachers. They were drinking coffee and laughing about something. All of a sudden, they looked at me and

Age 10

put down their coffee and stopped laughing. They all walked away silently without a word. Tommy went to class and asked to go to the bathroom. He went to the bathroom and as he was washing my hands he noticed that the mirror he was looking into was tinted a black color. Tommy touched it and felt the edges, then then pulled at the edges. It came down from the wall and a hole was revealed behind the wall. He climbed through it and got to a red door. He opened the door and he gasped. There were teachers everywhere chatting and laughing. There were butlers everywhere, there were comfy chairs and sofas everywhere also. There were coffee and candy machines and big screen TVs and then

Age 12

suddenly, one of the teachers saw him. The teacher alerted the others. The expressions of their face changed. Tommy immediately knew that somrthing was wrong. He quickly turned back and headed for the hole. The hole was already closed by the mirror

Age 13

so he turned around and saw the teachers coming toward him. As they walked, he noticed that the teachers were turning into zombies. And then he saw a black door. He open the door

Age 14

and then he felt like he was falling down a hole! Suddenly he realized he was lying down in the dark. He opened his eyes and saw that he was in bed. His alarm was going off. He heard his mom knocking on his door, telling him to wake up for the first day of school. Tommy thought it must have all been a dream. Maybe ...

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