ONE PERCENT BY S A TAMEEZ CHAPTER 3

The One Percent by S A Tameez – Chapter 3

3 The smell of fresh grass on a rainy day was beyond words. Never had a grey sky seemed so attractive. An endless abyss stretched to infinity. Branches on enormous trees reached out to the sky, humbly accepting their blessing. Cool raindrops lightly descended on shimmering green leaves. Some rolled off, others posed artistically, patiently […]

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3 quick tips to imrove your writing

3 Quick Tips to Improve Your Writing

  Writing is a craft and just like any craft you have work hard to get it to a good standard. Most writers will admit that when they look at their early works, they cringe in disgust. They want to take what they wrote and hurl it into an incinerator. Stare at it in a […]

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Refugees - not so human

Refugees – Not So Human

You only have to turn on the telly or read a few pages of a newspaper to realise that while you sit in the comfort and safety of your home, there are parts of the world that are in utter turmoil. Recently, as a consequence of war and genocide, hundreds and thousands of Rohingya Muslims […]

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one percent - chapter 2

The One Percent by S A Tameez – Chapter 2

2     A tall, well-built man, wearing a black suit marched into the Arcadiapolis Police station. The cluttered room, filled with officers, fell silent. “Governor Hitchens,” a tubby man stood out of his chair. “You didn’t have to come out here. We have the situation under control.” “Chief Stevens, if you were competent enough […]

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the one percent by S A Tameez

The One Percent by S A Tameez – Chapter 1

THE ONE PERCENT Written by S. A. Tameez   Prologue   2120, 90 years after the world turned to hell. Through the ages, as humans, we had measured ourselves as a superior species. A dominant class that conquered the earth and humbled all else that existed into submission. There was no land nor sea that […]

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the to do list by s a tameez

The To Do List Chapter 3

3   We made our great escape. Down the corridor and straight out of the Accident and Emergency entrance. Soon as we got out, mother dialled for a taxi. My eyes caught sight of a silver BMW. “That looks like dad’s car.” I said. “That’s coz it is.” Mother rolled her eyes. I walked up […]

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the to do list by s a tameez

The To Do List Chapter 2

2 Two men in long, white coats strolled in. Doctor Raj followed from behind. Puffy sandbags under his red glowing eyes. His movements were slow. This just confirmed my theory that hospitals were places where people got sick. Poor doctor Raj, looked like he’d worked way over normal, human, working hours. I mean, what a […]

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acid attacks london s a tameez

The Acid Attack Trend

  Acid attacks in London London has been suffering from a series of horrendous acid attacks recently. Acid attacks, although not the most common form of GBH, have more than doubled in the last 3 years. The latest acid attack involved two young men having acid thrown on them in East London. The incident occurrent […]

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Why Write blog by s a tameez

Why Write?

  Writing – conveying a message or an idea through letters and words. But, why do it? Why bother? Writing was present even in ancient civilisations, it is how we have learned about their empires, cultures and way of life. For centuries, people have had the impulse to write. Philosophers wrote about their understanding of […]

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the to do list by s a tameez

The To Do List by S A Tameez chapter 1

Chapter 1   It’s not like every day you get told that you’re sick. I mean really sick… like dying sick. I think I took it pretty well, considering. Mother, maybe not so well. She found the news unfathomable. She’s had her serious face on for the past two days. Constantly demanding retests and different […]

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