Poems & short stories

Tia is looking for an adventure; Jonathan just wants somewhere to hide. A series of letters and hidden messages brings them together.
This gripping tale shows how far one girl will go to seek revenge for the death of her sister.
We find out who our true friends are during times of struggle, as this poem illustrates
If you're not sure where to start when it comes to this poetry genre, let us help with some of our favourites.
When a girl loses her mum, she finds herself free-falling into sadness – until a fellow student offers her a shoulder to cry on.
The life of a dog isn’t easy when everyone you love keeps leaving you.
Sometimes it's hard to find hope during difficult times.
They may have their own problems to worry about, but Louis’ family is determined to give him the best Christmas possible.
Many of the best-written poems capture emotions, experiences, or imageries in a lyrical language. But what exactly is a poem, how is it different from a prose, and how should we approach it?