Sample Essays

The Grandfather Dinosaur Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Ranked 9.27

As I walked through the museum, the floor creaked eerily below me. I was staring at the old sundials when an old grandfather clock caught my eye. Towering above me, it was a masterpiece, with intricate patterns carved...

Seconds Writing Club
by
Ranked 9.0

Watches clock thoughtfully Contemplates time and how each second spent on something wasn't spent on something else Wonders how time would have been better spent with her dead parent realizes that her parent would w...

Course package
by Lee
Ranked 8.0

The man hobbled down the bustling road, passing each shop with a look of fascination. Each step that he took was supported by his walking stick of polished mahogany. His face was kind but troubled, his eyes full of ha...

My Grandfather’s Old Clock
by ʕ•ᴥ•ʔ PANDA ☆彡
Ranked 8.14

I hugged the old clock to my chest, and although it didn’t tell the time anymore, it was my most valuable possession. While fingering the break on the back of the clock, immediately, I remembered my loving grandfather...

The Hidden Clock Room Course package
by anonymous
Ranked 8.14

Here it was. The door, that would end all my troubles, and solve all my problems. The door that would show me what was inside of the forbidden room. As I slowly paced to the brown, wooden door, hands quivering, I la...

Clock
by shion
Ranked 8.12

Ping! The wooden front door of the little toy shop opened slowly and a couple heads of mischievous children poked out from behind. They giggled as they rushed in, the mother (it seemed) aimlessly following behind. I w...

The old clock
by HELLO11
Ranked 8.05

As I finished eating my lunch, I ran up to the attic to find my old notebook. Searching through the musty spiderwebs that hung in every corner of the room, I searched relentlessly, until I saw a glimpse of light in th...

Course package
by LG
Ranked 7.6

The Clock Course package
by anonymous
Ranked 7.37

Tick, tock, tick, tock. I was starting to grow restless at the constant waiting. May train was due to arrive an hour ago. My foot started tapping on the ground uncontrollably as I continued to wait. It got to a point ...

Time travel is possible Writing Club Course package
by Akeek
Ranked 6.67

Splash! Millions of dollars worth of super-cars fell into Jeff's new pool. Parts of balcony rained on top of them. Jeff flailed in the water trapped under the weight of many layers of car parts and rubble. He tried to...

The Grandfather Clock
by anonymous
Ranked 6.72

Tick, tock, tick, tock. My heart thumped wildly, in time with the faint ticking that could be heard in the background. Naturally, my instincts thought it was a bomb, set to go off in a matter of seconds. But of cour...

Course package
by anonymous
Ranked 6.7

I groan as it goes again, the perturbed ringing that makes me want to choke myself. I twist my body around, pulling a pillow over my head and squeezing it against my ears, hoping it will clear. I wait, it goes again....

GRANDFATHER'S CLOCK Course package
by Zolecames
Ranked 6.23

Tiny pellets of water start to rain from the sky then in a space of seconds it rain buckets leaving me drenched and running for cover across a muddy and puddle filled road. My new running shoes are sodden and make a...

Heritage Writing Club Course package
by A Ghosh
Ranked 6.17

I always tried to ask my parents where I was from. My true heritage always remained a mystery, as my adoptive parents didn’t know anything substantial about my past. If I knew where I was from, I could have truly conn...

The Old Clock
by MrX
Ranked 6.06

The old clock rang, each sound stretching in my ears. It is 8 o'clock. It was time to duel. The Bushranger's voice sounded across the small town of Eastwood, beckoning me to come out and face him. The only reason I ag...

LIFE Course package
by Keplxr
Ranked 5.26

As he was birthed into the world, a blinding light shined through the window. He looked around at the terrifyingly intimidating figures around him as tears came down his face and the first-ever noise a person makes in...

Writing Club Course package
by Lachlan
Ranked 3.67

I laid casually on the peeling sofa which was rock hard, my boring grandpa bought ages ago and it was the most uncomfortable seat in the world. My feet rested on the other side of the couch where the armrest was and I...

Time Passes Course package
by anonymous
Ranked 4.11

“Grandpa gave it to me!” Said the excited young boy, skipping as he followed his mother. “Look, mom! It’s so old.” “Yes honey, that’s your grandpa’s old clock. I’m sure you’ll take good care of it.” Henry’s mother sp...

Finding Family! Course package
by anonymous
Ranked 2.67

PLAN P1-GIRL COMES HOME FROM SCHOOL PAPER BLOWS TO RUBBISH DUMP P2-COLLECTS PAPER AND TAKES HOME CLOCK FROM RUBBISH DUMP P3-TRIES TO FIX IN PROCESS TRAVELES BACK IN TIME P4-DISCOVERS SECRETS ABOUT HER FAMILY ...

The Clock Course package
by anonymous
Unranked

I reluctantly follow Gran into the living room. She places an old dusty box on the table as she pulls out a small clock. I tilt my head and lean closer, the clock shines as the sunlight hits it, its rusty hands move t...

The old clock
by Claudia
Unranked

"Ding, Ding!' the alarm clock rang. I skipped downstairs to see what was for breakfast but then i saw mum cleaning up the house instead of organizing breakfast. "Mum, what are you doing?" i questioned. "Today is clean...

The old ticking clock
by anonymous
Unranked

setting- grand-parents house characters- Joseph + grand father (MIlo) problem - trapped in time the dreaded day had arrived, with my parents dropping me off at my grandfathers house. Joseph waved to his paren...

The clock Course package
by PAN0023
Unranked

Plan - a clock which sends him forwards in time John meandered around his new house, inspecting all its features. He walked down the crooked stairs, leading to the attic. Cob webs were clunged on the walls. O...

The old clock Course package
by PAN0023
Unranked

Jane glared at the clock. The clock ticked every second. Jane thought about all the things she could have done through out her life, how many seconds, minutes and hours she had wasted. …

The clocks.
by anonymous
Unranked

I caught a glimpse of the towering mansion ahead as our car pulled up the heavily inclined driveway. I was filled with awe, this was my new home. In side there were two grand staircases and in the centre was a monumen...

Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Unranked

As I walked through the museum, the floor was creaking eerily below me. I was staring at the old sundials when an old clock caught my eye. Towering above me, it was a masterpiece, with intricate patterns carved into t...

Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Unranked

p1 sees clock in museum p2 takes me back in time p3 stuck p4 dinosaur chasing me cliffhanger As I walked through the museum, the floor was creaking eerily below me. I was staring at the old sundials when an ...

Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Unranked

p1 sees clock in museum p2 takes me back in time p3 stuck p4 dinosaur chasing me cliffhanger As I walked through the museum, the floor was creaking eerily below me. I was staring at the old sundials when an ol...

Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Unranked

p1 sees clock in museum p2 takes me back in time p3 stuck p4 dinosaur chasing me cliffhanger As I walked through the museum, the floor was creaking eerily below me. I was staring at the old sundials when an ol...

Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Unranked

p1 sees clock in museum p2 takes me back in time p3 stuck p4 dinosaur chasing me cliffhanger As I walked through the museum, the floor was creaking eerily below me. I was staring at the old sundials when an ol...

Writing Club Course package
by Joshua Lakes
Unranked

p1 sees clock in museum p2 takes me back in time p3 stuck p4 dinosaur chasing me cliffhanger …

The stillness of a clock...
by Simone
Unranked

Tick… tick… tick… Two winding black hands stand rigidly behind a glass face, pausing for a second before one inches forward, pausing a minute before the other follows. Josh has been staring at the two hands for almos...

The Old Clock Course package
by Michelle Sim
Unranked

Tick. Tick. Tick. The ancient clock ticks. Time goes by so fast. It feels like minutes ago I was still nine and playing with my friends in the garden where colours and happiness was bubbling. The old clock stares ba...

Sample essay for QUESTION 15 - The old clock by Niya Course package
by Niya
Unranked

Natalie's mother sighed as she held the photo in her hands dearly. Longing was written across her face as she stared at the black and white photograph of a small clock. Natalie looked over at her mother who was now so...





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