Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Seventeen

Chapter Seventeen Saami’ah had thought nothing could be more awkward than those first few days after she’d arrived at her father’s house. She’d been wrong. When she’d come down the stairs, everyone had been eating breakfast in complete silence. Adnaan had his phone in one hand and was holding it up obnoxiously close to his … Continue reading Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Seventeen

Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Thirteen

New content alert! Last chapter was the last chapter that I'd put up before the old site closed itself. From here on in, everything's brand new. Chapter Thirteen She was so strange, this new little sister of his. And sister she was, no matter what Saami’ah herself seemed to think about it. Adnaan had been … Continue reading Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Thirteen

Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Six

Chapter Six What do you do when your world view’s been rocked? Saami’ah didn’t know. But she was fairly certain that the answer wasn’t eating, as Adnaan was trying to convince her to do. “Come on,” he pleaded. “Mom will skin me alive if she finds out I put you off your food. Do you … Continue reading Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Six

Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Four

Chapter Four ‘Yet another awkward meal,’ Saami’ah thought grumpily as she entered her bedroom, dropping her handbag with a sigh of relief. She turned automatically and locked the door behind herself, happily ignoring the rule Haseena had put in place. Lunch had been so awkward that she had barely gotten a chance to eat and … Continue reading Fiction: Masquerade Chapter Four

Fiction: Masquerade Chapter One

Chapter One Laughter echoed through the house, shattering the silence. Saam’iah gritted her teeth and rolled over in bed, suppressing a scream of frustration. She looked over at the little clock on her bedside table and groaned. 23:49, the display read. She groaned again and fell back on the bed with an exasperated sigh. It … Continue reading Fiction: Masquerade Chapter One