“With Rounded Edges” is a piece made to encapture the childlike, nostalgic feeling of the most simplistic version of love. This excerpt is the end of the story, leaving an open-ended finish that encourages the reader to continue the story of Paige and Amara on their own.
Kayla Walford is a high school junior, writer and artist. She has been published in anthologies Taking Our Place in History (as feature writer) and Gwan (as feature artist). Kayla is best known for writing and illustrating the beauty of life, nature and people. When not creating, Kayla spends her time watching cat videos or browsing Pinterest for more inspiring ideas.
To express my love for my family, in the strangest way possible.
Kayla Walford’s Website
This website features a few of the projects I have done in Girls Write Now 2019-2020. They all focus on “small” moments and objects which are normally seen as unimportant. The purpose of these pieces is to highlight the importance of each part of this world, whether or not they may leave their footprint in history.