Only moments…

She sat on that three legged stool, back slouched, head down. To be honest she didn’t know what dragged her into that bar. Maybe it was her sudden impulsive thirst to drown out her troubles, or maybe it was her feet dragging her into the last place she saw him. He took another sip. His…

Slipping

I am slipping down Further into that abyss again The abyss of never feeling good And always being self conscious I am slipping down Pushing back the people that love me The people that accept my sins And the ones that try to catch me before I fall I don’t want to slip To slip…

Bad Habits

When I was younger my mother always told me to share my toys. So I didn’t think it was a big issue when my I saw my dad share his toys with another man. The only problem I saw was when green notes were exchanged. I told my dad this and he just ruffled my…

Near the End

I grabbed her hand just as she was about to fall off the railing. Her deep, sorrowful eyes met my own for only a moment before she shook off my grip and let herself go over the edge. My heart paused and it was hard to believe that she was gone. I still felt her…

Threadz

The Threadz clothing advertisement targets all women, and is promoting a competition which benefits this company greatly. This print ad was distributed in a magazine and uses effective strategies to influence its target audience. These strategies include colour, acting, persuasive language and the next step. The colour theme of orange in this advertisement is used…

The Dead Tide – Lockie Leonard Scumbuster

Recently our class has been studying the script Lockie Leonard: Scumbuster by Garry Fry. Lockie Leonard is a 13 year old boy who is finding the new and intense high school life hard. After recently being dumped by his girlfriend Vicki Streeton and now madly in love with a surfer girl named dot who is still in…