Of broken glass and glistering sunlight

All Rights Reserved ©

Summary

A short Story about a brocken girl that finde her way to freedom.

Genre:
Other
Author:
Liúxuè
Status:
Complete
Chapters:
2
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
16+

The Begining of it all, my story

I hear glass crashing and screaming. It is probably another fight. I crawl deeper into my blankets until I am completely covered by my blanket. I put my earphones on and turn on my music. Then I turn it so loud that I can’t hear them shouting in the next room. Even with my music turned on so loud I can hear them fight and destroy the kitchen again. Situations like this happen often it is nothing unusual for me. I am completely aware that, that is not something that should be considered as normal but for me it is. The ones fighting are my parents. They are always arguing over me and what should be done. I know that really sounds strange but that is my reality.

I am Luna a 19 year old girl from Mystic a little city in Connecticut, USA. It may sound really strange but music is the only thing keeping me sane these days. To start from the beginning; in my childhood I didn’t have many friends. The reason for that were my eyes. They do not have a strange color or are mismatching. In fact they are completely normal the only thing is that I can see things that almost nobody else can. I can actually see ghosts. When I was born I was quiet and looked at something in the room. Then I started giggling and laughing out of nowhere I even tried to touch something but nobody saw anything. My parents were afraid but the doctor couldn’t find anything wrong with me so my parents stopped worrying for the moment. Later on I had a friend and they were afraid again.

My grandmother was the only one who believed me. She said she couldn’t see them but my dead grandfather had that talent. He talked to her about it and after a ghost revealed itself to her she believed him as did she believe me. Since then she was my safe place and home, I took great comfort in being around her. But after I turned six she died because of a heart attack. I cried for weeks before I accepted she was gone. Since then I was alone.

Continue Reading Next Chapter
Further Recommendations

Curvykitten: The author broached a very difficult subject but did it with care and understanding. Liam is a man in a million. So glad i read this

Karen: I generally like the book so far and I would have chosen 5 stars for all but I wanted to see were the story was going. I don't know who I would recommend this story to as I'm the only person I know that enjoys reading. I love the plot of the story and I would like to read way more chapters. Than...

Saavikam17: Respectfully I dont think this short story should end there. Everthing has been laid out like the imtroductory chapter of a novel, its a taster of more to come but the last part just doesn't feel complete somehow.I did enjoy what I read but didn't understand what the 'smirking' was all about.I c...

Eresi James Karakaua: I liked the lady and how she is being treated now.

juanitascholtz5: I like the characters

Olivia Davids-Manuel: Beautiful I loved it

Aleksandra Stec: Good fresh idea and teary

giotakiosse: It is definitely one of the most well-written werewolf stories I have ever read. It triggers all kinds of feelings; shock, compassion, relief, love, worship, pride. Lucy deserved all the best and she overcame great difficulties in her life. She is both innocent and fierce. The end intelligently g...

adesuyi kemi: ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

More Recommendations

gogihabtu24: Beautiful story ever!!

Lezette : Great story. Beautifully written. Looking forward to read more of the author’s works.

nkhosi19m0259: I liked the story the author brought to life..I did not like the fact that the book got obvious towards the end

tyraclardy72: Love it can’t wait to see what happens next

jmencol: Excellent book. I’m enjoying every chapter.I like each of the characters in the storyline. I can’t wait to read what happens next and to finish the book.

Jane Ashley: Slow at times, but good story

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.