Don’t Get Caught

Creeping. Crawling. Drip. Drip.
Blood falling to the floor.
Running. Screaming. Don’t get caught.
Or you won’t be around anymore.
Tick. Tock. Goes the clock.
Time is running out.
Oh no.
Looks like you died,
Before you could even shout.


23 was established in 1997, and since then we have successfully completed numerous short story and poetry competitions and publications.
We receive an overwhelming positive feedback each year from the teachers, parents and students who have involvement in these competitions and publications, and we will continue to strive to attain this level of excellence with each competition we hold.


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