By Lusya Engen

The walls begin to fall down
As the eerie silence vanishes.
No more tender-hearted feelings
As screaming erupts from every corner.
The air gasps for the kingdom it once held
Surrounding the shattered souls ensconced in the pale earth. 

The atmosphere is trembling.
It watches lives being destroyed,
Families torn apart,
The tranquility obliterated.
Why is there bloodshed? Why is there pain?
We hold on to hope,...

This week, we have decided to share some of our favorite books we think make perfect reads for May. We know very well the struggles of balancing humongous amounts of homework every night, extracurriculars and times with family and friends, but if you get the chance to have some free time, check these wonderful novels out. 

#1 “Big Little Lies” by Liane Moriarty

How do I even describe this book? Maya’s favorite book tells the tal...

Hi, everyone! It’s Maya and Lusya here. We are new to Scribbling and are extremely eager to write for all of our readers. Our column, “Typewriters and Tea,” will focus on literature and writing. Each issue will be different and will range from creative writing to book reviews. We have so many ideas and cannot wait to share all of our work with you! Enjoy our first creative writing pieces titled, “I wish i could forget” and “I...

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