November Writing Contest Entry: Ben J.

This writing contest entry comes from Ben! Check out the story below. If you would like to win prizes and be published on the Lafayette Public Library blog, then read all about our National Novel Writing Month Contest for kids and teens!

Australian Sock Puppet

By Ben J.

Noun: The Australian Sock Puppet

S · N· K P· O· P· O· T

Def: Perhaps the most dangerous and vicious of the countless Australian animals, the Australian Sock Puppet is a creature born in a sock factory. Once out of the fetus form (it’s packaging), it latches itself onto a poor Australian victim and then detaches itself from the body.

Ex: “Oh crap, it’s an Australian Sock Pup—”