I Must Be Off! Travel Essay competition, 2013
“… I look in to the street and see there are beggars everywhere, from five year-olds to this ancient looking woman I just encountered. They all look sad, with the same vacant look in their eyes. As I am watching a little barefoot girl in tattered clothes being shooed away by the expats next door, I am startled by a young boy that approaches my table….”
My first ever story writing competition, and I made the top 20 list.
Read it here: Rock, Paper, Scissors