Surbiton High School

Dreaming of Paradise

She looked at the book in her hands. They spiralled out of the book in long coils like song birds released from a cage. It could be described as a pitying sight once you had gotten over the initial shock! The vines and flowers were desperate to escape the damp, yellowing pages of their host…

What seemed like reality flooded back to Lucy with a start as she felt a soft petal brush against her long, slim fingers. She sat up and rubbed her eyes, and gazed at the forest around her. All her favourite flowers were within sight and reach. …read more