Weekly Challenges

Fly against green backdrop



It’s human nature to want to listen in on conversations we know aren’t meant for us, but every once in a while … we can't resist! Write from the perspective of a human fly on the wall and observe a scene not meant for your eyes or ears. Is it funny, ridiculous, poignant, eye-opening? Describe it. [Photo by BryAnna Goslant, Danville School, YWP archive]



  • Eavesdropping

    I fly by the hallways, emptier than ever and I can hear chuckles from nearby classrooms. I love the outside, sure, but I love being inside just as much. There's no family to lecture me about how bad the high school is. Though it isn't.