City of Flowers: A Short Story

Unseen, unheard, unappreciated

Apartment building with vines growing all over it.
Photo by Jonathan Meyer from Pexels

Nanette stood proudly in her school uniform. From her shoes to the ribbons in her hair, everything sparkled with newness. But nothing sparkled quite so bright as the little girl’s eyes.

Nanette took a deep breath and walked through the school gates in her glass box. Ever since she could remember, the box had surrounded her whenever…



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Nichola Scurry

Nichola Scurry


Australian living in Barcelona, writing mostly about popular culture with a twist of quirky. If you like my writing, I like coffee.