Makoto’s Story Chapter 3: The Volleyball Rally

Upon leaving Principal Kobayakawa’s office after our morning meeting, I saw that the school had, once again sprung back to life. Often I am the first student here because of my presidential duties. In fact so early that the school has even had to trust me with a key to let myself in since its … Continue reading Makoto’s Story Chapter 3: The Volleyball Rally

Makoto’s Story Chapter 2: The Transfer Student

Our little school library had become something of a sanctuary to me. There was always a regular group of students that would study after school. Half the time usually to gossip in hushed whispers with friends, but not many past that. Especially since so many books these days are only being published digitally, there just … Continue reading Makoto’s Story Chapter 2: The Transfer Student

Makoto’s Story Ch. 1: A Day in the Life

I placed the papers back on the table and rubbed my sore eyes. ‘No matter how many times I run the numbers, the board has simply hasn’t given me the funds I need to pull this off…’ Lifting my face from my hands, I gave a tentative glance to the clock. ‘Five thirty already? I’ve … Continue reading Makoto’s Story Ch. 1: A Day in the Life