The wind howled, loose pebbles tumbled and trees cowered as the monster approached. My heart froze; my jaw dropped. There stood the beast with bloodied teeth and hunger in his eyes. I sprinted for my life before it engulfed its prey – me. The beast chased me but there was no escape anymore. I bit my tongue and clutched my hands. Roar! The beast proceeded. Within a blink it was face-to-face with me. I noticed it had scaly, patterned skin, beady brown eyes and razor-sharp claws. I screamed like I have never done before. It was a dinosaur…
by Charlotte Tilley (9)
Janet Duke Primary School, Basildon
Competition - Time-Travelling Tales
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