The Ramp

There had been warning signs for weeks, but I never thought they would actually do it. I couldn't fathom how they could actually do it. It seemed so ludicrous. So absurd. So I wasn't prepared when it happened. It was a Wednesday morning. I picked up my coworker Amanda, and we set off on our…

The Award

I pulled up in front of my co-worker Amanda's house and took a sip of coffee. Despite the ability to wake up half an hour later than usual this morning, I was as exhausted as ever. At least today was a PD Day, and we wouldn't have to teach. Today would consist of a routine…

The Offer

All I could see was black as I spun around once, twice, three times. I could hear Spanish music blaring through the speakers to my right. I could smell empanadas and quesadillas behind me. I could feel all eyes on me, in the centre of the room. I gripped the broom stick firmly between my…