Table of contents:
5027 Readers


I want to see the stars - first chapter
apocalypseArisen | Published 1282 days ago
  



My name is Layla Amore, I am fourteen and I have never seen the stars.


I was diagnosed as completely blind at seven years old, with loss of vision occurring at the age of three. I remember having greens, purples and oranges slowly disappearing from my sight, and eventually the reds, blues and yellows, leaving me completely sightless. I dont know what I look like. I dont know what my parents look like. I dont know what my friends, neighbours, brothers and dog look like. But I dont care. Ive lived a large majority of my life with the inability to see and Ive gotten used to it. My senses of hearing, touch and smell have sharpened and matured more than anyone I know, balancing out the disuse of my eyes.


When I dream, I see things in colour, but very blurred and depicted as though they have been trapped in time. When I touch my dog, I feel her long, corse hair, tough muscles and pointed snout but I dream of her as a young, border collie puppy. My mother is still young and beautiful, my father handsome and fit, and only two of my brothers appear in my dreams; my older brother Jay, only eight years old but acting as the twenty-two year-old man with his own life and job, and my twin brother Caiden, sometimes a baby, mostly a toddler.


Caiden and I are very close, he would always be at my side, holding my hand or arm to help me down a flight of stairs, explaining our surroundings in so much detail that I can almost picture everything in my head. Almost. Caiden was always with me, more supportive than the other siblings I hear about where fighting, jealousy and rivalry is almost always constant. While he couldve been in any sport team with his athletic build and interests, he stuck with me. I think I love my brother more than anything else Ive known.


Although I hear about other blind people at support groups and online who are bitter and jealous of people who can see and take their vision for granted, Im happy the way I am, seeing things not for what they look like, but as what I think if them to be. Whenever my friends would feel bad about their image, I would tell them how beautiful I think they are, and thats what others could see in them too. I think Im content with my life just the way it is. But I would love to see the stars.




Table of contents:


Sign Up To Comment

9 Comments
Mystic_The_Watcher
This is Deep. I love how much Detail it has. 10/10 would Recommend
Updated 877 Days ago
apocalypseArisen
thankssss <<<333 ~~~~~
Updated 1192 Days ago
AlexRules
This is so good!! Please keep writing!
Updated 1265 Days ago
apocalypseArisen
Thank you ~///~ thats very nice and supportive of you all, tysm <3
Updated 1269 Days ago
⊥͋ᴀͧᴋᴇ ᴍᴇ̟ ∀͐ᴡͧᴀʏ
lost for words ...
Updated 1272 Days ago
Arctic
Wow. Very deep and descriptive. Awesome Job!
Updated 1273 Days ago
DoesItReally#Matter
so kawaiiiiiii!!!
Updated 1273 Days ago
Suguri
Awwh this is sounding really cute so far!!
Updated 1274 Days ago
Niranbd
Cool ! Keep on Writing
Updated 1282 Days ago

Stories you might like

Wandering Summary: A dark being. A divided world. A collapsing empire. One person to save it all. Through Time and Space Summary: The Knight never wanted to be a hero, but as soon as the Heir is given his rightful place as King, he must go out into the wilderness and slay the Witch, who has been in hiding for as long as the stars have been in the sky. Your name is Teresa. Summary: Your name is Teresa. You are thirteen years old. You are a human. Stop arguing. Buy Sterling Silver Jewelry and Complete Your Collection Summary: Silver Jewelry Zone, the online handmade silver Jewelry store offers a range of affordable fashion jewelry in California, New York, USA, and UK. Buy semi precious best Gemstones on our shop. Back Dr Specialist Summary: Looking for a Back And Neck Specialist Near You? paintreatmentspecialists.com can help you get the right treatment for neck and back pain. Our Pain Center is the nation & leading Pain Center featuring award winning Pain Specialists. Our Pain Doctors are vein clinics New York Summary: Looking Doctors for Varicose Vein Laser Treatment,best Vein Specialists Doctors and Clinic. Our Vein Doctors are Board Certified, that treatment for Laser leg Vein, Spider Vein Removal and Broken Veins. Book and appointment. 9 best food for bodybuilding in india 7529013291, indian diet plan for muscle building || indian gym diet chart Summary: Here we are providing you <a href="http://bodybuildingequipments.com/best-food-for-bodybuilding/">indian gym diet chart</a> for bodybuilding that <a href="http://bodybuildingequipments.com/best-food-for-bodybuilding/"> NSG SYSTEM Summary: For the advanced development of your business, we experience an appropriate examination of the customers need and afterward furnish them with a remarkable arrangement that might be identified with programming improvement or Web Design and Development Comp My Little Pony Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep Summary: Prequel to My Little Pony Kingdom Hearts & My Little Pony Kingdom Hearts 2 Before Prince Solaris, and Princess Celestia were rulers of Equestria, they, along with Prince Artemis and Princess Luna were training to become keyblade warriors as My Little Pony Kingdom Hearts 2 Summary: ´Sequel to My Little Pony Kingdom Hearts´ After being woken up from her slumber, Pirncess Cadence and her friends go on a journey to find her aunt, Princess Luna, and her friend, Shining Armor. Geek Girl Geek Drama Summary: Harriet Manner knows many things. -Shakespeare invented 1,700 words. including puking, assassination and eyeball. -A raindrop that falls into the Thames will p[ass through the bodies of eight people before it reaches the sea. She also knows just how badl Emergency Dental Clinic Near Me Summary: Do you need Emergency Dentist & Dental Clinic Near Me? We offer same day Emergency Dentist Appointment! URBN Dental is where you can get Emergency Dental Care by an Expert Dentist. Find our Dentist Open On Saturday near me! QuickBooks error 6190, how to fix it Summary: QuickBooks Desktop Installation Errors Best Place For Botox In Boston Summary: Trusted BOTOX Specialist serving Chestnut Hill, MA. Contact us at 617-370-5702 or visit us at 1290 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467: Evolution MedSpa Boston Registration Loans in Glendale Summary: Do you need registration Loans in Glendale, you have come to the right place. Checkmate Title Loanare the quickest and easiest way to line your pockets and take. Keep your car and get the cash you need! Geek Girl Model Misfit (book 2) Summary: Harriet Manners Knows a lot of facts. -Humans have 70,000 thoughts per day -Caterpillars have four thousand muscles -Peanuts are an ingredient of dynamite. But clearly she knows nothing about boys. And on a whirlwind modelling trip to Tokyo, Harriet wou Which Video Animation Company is best to get the Explainers Video Services? Summary: Laser Liposuction In Houston Texas Summary: Laser Liposuction/Smart Lipsosuction is the process in which low wave laser energy is used to liquefy fat before it´s removed. This is a less aggressive procedure which results into the fast recovery times. Get an appointment now. best bodybuilding supplements store in amritsar, 7529013291, bodybuilding equipments store in amritsar Summary: our supplements and gym equipments in our store are very good quality and in cheap rate so please visit our best bodybuilding supplements store in amritsar without any hesitation. here Pretty call girls agency in Bangalore escorts Summary: Bangalore Escorts provide independent escort service in bangalore at the best price available.Call 08179651594 Sedation Dentistry Sugar Land Summary: Dental sealants are applied to the surface of a tooth to prevent tooth decay. A Beautiful Smile at Lake Pointe offers dental sealants to the Sugar Land and Houston areas.Our dental expert will check the grooves to ensure that is properly sealed and all af A source of Income and Health yoga Instructor! Summary: We provide Kids Yoga Certification Course for fitness by professional yoga teachers who love working with children in Singapore, India, China and Europe.




Don't have an account? Sign Up!

Or
Email:


Password:


 



© All rights reserved-Stories City | Terms of Use | Creepypasta | .io games | inappropriate content ? Report Now!