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.
When a chimp is taken from his home in the forest, he has no idea what dangers lie ahead.
When Eva lost her arm in a car accident, did she lose her ability to dance, too? The Hong Kong’s Got Talent competition is the ultimate test.
Bailey desperately wants to believe in his parents, his teacher, and the system governing his city. But how can he, when they keep letting him down?
Our favourite entries will not only be published in our super Summer Holiday editions, they will also be compiled into a bound and illustrated book.
Fifteen-year-old Divina Samtani isn’t exactly sure when she first knew she wanted to be a writer one day, but wherever the idea came from, it stuck.
It was the second night that shouting had awoken him. Jack had been fast asleep, wrapped in his dinosaur duvet, when the sound of muffled yells drew him from his dreams.
This story was written by Kylie Leung Wei-nam, 16, a student from Our Lady of the Rosary College.
When his classmates became hooked on a new mobile game, one student thought nothing of it. Then it began to spread across the entire city.
A bizarre incident shows Janice what the best gift in the world is.
In a tough world, everything is a competition.