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My school is located at a very good place away from the village noises such as the grunts of the camels and the bleating of sheep and goats. Photograph: iStock
My School

My name is Hasan, and I am 15 years old. I will write about my beloved school. My school is called Suubaan primary school. It is located in Suub(...)

Being autistic isn’t like being in a straitjacket; being autistic in an aggressively neurotypical society is. Photograph: Sergi Nunez/iStock/Getty

You’re one year old. The food your mother is trying to feed you is all wrong, and she must bribe you with stalks of broccoli. You’re 2½ years old. Yo(...)

Illustration: Jane Lee

Eachtra Emma Dia daoibh go léir, is mise Emma. Tá madra agam. Rocky is ainm dó. Is é mo chara is fearr é. Is maith liom peil, camógaiocht, péinteáil,(...)

Illustration: Marie Stamp
Her Last Wish

School: St Joseph’s Girls School, Clonakilty, Cork Class: 6th class Illustrator: Marie Stamp Her Last Wish Lucas shoved all of his clothes into a ba(...)

Illustration: Philip Elliott
The Tale of the Tea

William was an old posh man from Britain. In an old cabin, he was enjoying a cup of tea. It was a cabin on one of his lands because he owned a lot of (...)

Illustration: Joseph McCafferty

School: Scoil Cuanneal, Co Mayo Class: 3rd and 4th Class Illustrator: Joseph McCafferty Milk “Run!” screamed Timmy the Turtle. “Sammy is coming.” “(...)

Photograph: iStock

17th January 2019 Dear Callum, You wrote me a letter, so I thought I’d write you one too. That’s what you do when someone writes you a letter, isn’t(...)

School: St Fiachra’s J.N.S, Artane, Dublin Class: 2nd class Illustrator: Tadhg Carey Billy and Bob’s Adventure Once upon a time there lived a hambur(...)

“I can confidently say that remote classes are boring, not as interesting as the normal classes.”

Name: Abshiro Mohamud Age: 16 years Somalia My name is Abshiro Mohamud. I am a girl aged 16 currently studying in class eight. In this story, I am go(...)

Illustration: Godfrey Coppinger

Once upon a time there lived a giant superfast rabbit called Sir Hops-a-lot. He shared his home, an underground bunker in the Amazon, with his best fr(...)

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