• Michelle S. Kennedy

Susanna Leonard Hill's 5th Annual Valentiny Contest 2020!

Many thanks to Susanna Leonard Hill for hosting this creative contest and to all the fabulous prize donators!


To learn more about it, click here: https://susannahill.com/2020/02/12/whats-in-your-heart-the-5th-annual-valentiny-writing-contest/

NOTE: To comment on my entry please scroll ALL THE WAY DOWN to the bottom of the page and you'll see the comment section below where it says 'recent posts'. Thanks!


THEME: Someone who feels curious


Here is my entry:

AN UNEXPECTED VALENTINE'S DAY (WC 214)

By Michelle S. Kennedy


She looked at him- curiously.


He was writing so furiously!


What was he doing,


with his glitter and gluing?


Now scissoring snippets


were dropping small clippets.


And making the floor


very hard to ignore.


She leaned in to see.


“Could it be for ME?”


With Valentine’s near,


she smiled ear to ear.


Just who was it for?


She would have to explore…


Sean finished at last.


Her heart pounded- fast.


And then the bell rang…


Her heart felt a pang.


Such dreadful suspense.


She’d lost commonsense.


The next day she waited


for the card he’d created.


It’s Valentine’s Day!


He was coming her way…

She glanced away- quick.


She felt a bit sick.


“Hi Maggie,” he said.


Her cheeks turning red.

“Can you give this to Kiki?”


Huh???


Kiki? But Kiki was GEEKY!


Kiki? She was so FREAKY!

Maggie frowned and looked down.


Now she felt like a clown.


Her Valentine’s Day


was going astray.

“Um. Sure,” she said sadly.


Her heart hurting badly.


As she walked towards her friend


she tried to pretend


to be happy and bright,


though feeling contrite.


She bumped into Chad


and boy was he glad.

“Here Maggie! For you…


This is long overdue.”


She was caught by surprise.


He had twinkling eyes…


And her Valentine’s Day


was again underway!



0 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All