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Remembering a Semester of College

- This story starts at the beginning of my senior year at Kent State. I was majoring in Physics and I was taking some high level courses. At the start of my second to the last semester before I was sch...

By: CleverFox | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2017

An Exercise in Futility

- These are the first two pages of a 44-page endeavor  It’s not like AJ’s known for his spontaneity, he’s not some feral college freshman. He’s not even an eager eyed person. He’s boring. He’s routi...

By: alresindanger99 | Category: Romance | Score: 0| Added: 11 Aug 2017

On Her Own

- "This tour guide doesn't know what he's talking about. You don't need to go all the way to the student union for lunch — the coffee shop at the library is better, faster and cheaper than the cafeteri...

By: magnificent1rascal | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 16 Sep 2016

Decisive Moments - Chapter 11

- "I don't understand why I have to be there," Teagan whined from where he sat at his desk. Textbooks and note pads surrounded him, along with empty snack bags and soda cans. I crossed my arms over my ...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 03 Feb 2016

Decisive Moments - Chapter 10

- "I really don't think this is one of your better ideas, baby," I told Teagan with some trepidation. I hung back as we approached the restaurant; I was sure it was going to end in a disaster much worse...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 25 Jan 2016

Decisive Moments - Chapter 9

- "Now, what's a pretty girl like you doing in a dump like this?" The question was so corny that I had no choice but to laugh. I looked up from the book I had been reading while eating my dinner to see...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4.5| Added: 10 Sep 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 8

- “I’m sorry, what?” A frustrated sigh met my question and I fought the urge to take my annoyance out on the owner of the said sigh. “For the third time,” Ryan grumbled, “Do you want to see one of...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4.8| Added: 26 Aug 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 7

- DECISIVE MOMENTS – CHAPTER 7 “Hey, man! Can I borrow your shaving cream? I’m out.” I turned to see Connor standing at the bottom of the stairs. He was glancing into the kitchen where Teagan was...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 3.5| Added: 17 Aug 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 6

- Decisive Moments – Chapter 6 When I walked into the kitchen the following morning and saw Connor sitting at the table, I had to fight not to turn around and run. Teagan had left earlier to catch ...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 13 Aug 2015

The ball’s in your court

- My mind is like a giant wool ball. Every time I make the effort of unravelling it, I end up with a few persistent knots I never seem able to undo. I am quite stubborn myself and I can’t help overanaly...

By: gawky | Category: Romance | Score: 4.4| Added: 03 Aug 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 5 (PG Version)

- I groaned as I woke up, my head pounding and eyes dry and scratchy. I blinked in the dark, disoriented. The clock on the table beside me showed that there were still several hours before morning. I si...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4.7| Added: 12 Jun 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 4

- Looking back on things, I can see where I could have handled things at that point a bit better. Blurting out, “Are you shitting me? Who are they for?” probably wasn’t the best route to take. Especiall...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4.3| Added: 26 Feb 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 3

- I stood outside the door to my boyfriend’s house and considered just going back home. My nerves were shot, and I didn’t know if I could handle what was likely to happen. The conversation wasn’t one th...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 07 Feb 2015

Keeping Her Safe- Holy Mother of Crap

- “Nicole, where are you?” Tara called out as I heard her come through the front door. I didn’t move as I watched  Supernatural  on the outside TV on the back porch. Cass was kicking some butts when Ta...

By: Ladybug | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2015

Keeping Her Safe- Worse wake up call

- I shot up in bed to hearing screaming in the hallway. I looked at my phone to see that it was 3 in the morning and I had only been asleep for two hours. Suddenly I heard the door to the room next to m...

By: Ladybug | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jan 2015

Decisive Moments - Chapter 2

- I closed my text book with a loud snap and checked the time on my cell phone. I groaned when I saw that I had been studying for almost four hours and still had what felt like a mountain of homework le...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 21 Jan 2015

Decisive Moments

- “Are you for real right now?” I heard my best friend Penny ask me from the other side of the room. I stood up and turned to look at her with a frown. “What are you talking about?” I asked as I sh...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 20 Dec 2014

Llamada Botín

- Chapter 1: Cooking Up Something Good I was at a lunch table with my friends, chatting with them about what was up, and our future plans, and all of that. There were about eight of us, but divided in...

By: RoseWritingUniverses | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 14 Dec 2014

Pivotal Moments - Chapter Two

- As I stomped down the stairs I muttered under my breath about the stupidity and insensitivity of the male species. My brother was definitely one that made you want to rethink getting involved with a g...

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4.6| Added: 07 Mar 2014

Pivotal Moments - Chapter One

- Everyone has that ‘thing’, that place where your life suddenly changes and you have no control over it. It’s a fixed point in time that you later look back on and say to yourself, “Yeah! Right there....

By: musesinspire | Category: Romance | Score: 4.8| Added: 06 Mar 2014

A House of Lies

- Aditya had come home a bit late today. ''Traffic", he blamed when his parents asked him the reason. Without wasting any time he went to his study room. He wanted to register his bitter-sweet day in ...

By: Gaurav009 | Category: Humor | Score: 4.9| Added: 17 Feb 2014

Schooling – A Rant, An Epistle, and An Autobiography

- When I was in the second grade, I said, “I want to be a geologist.” The other kids in the class, who wanted to be firemen, and policemen and doctors, and brick layers looked at me. Mrs. Callahan lo...

By: DLizze | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 02 Apr 2013

Philena- Valentine's Day

- Her heart flutters in her chest- this year she wasn't there, this year Adam was here. This year would be different- would be happier. He had something planned- she didn't know what, but the way he was...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 16 Mar 2013

Dreams and Whims

- Has anyone ever told you to "follow your heart", "dream big", or, my favorite, "reach for the stars"? Well, I'm not. I am merely here to tell you that there is a fine line between a dream and a whim. ...

By: LauraToepf | Category: Musings | Score: 3.6| Added: 28 Feb 2013

Princeton Application Essay

- The prompt for this essay was, "Using a quote from a favorite book as a leaping off point, describe a significant event in your life and how it affected your values." **************************** ...

By: AlexH | Category: Memoirs | Score: 3.8| Added: 17 Feb 2013

I Fell Out of Bed Twice: Chapter One

- Chapter 1: Strangeways, Here We Come September 12, 1987 "Let me tell you about Whitesnake," my roommate Tom shouted as we walked back to Bond Hall from the dining commons. I pretended to be i...

By: robert2339 | Category: Drama | Score: 3.5| Added: 04 Jan 2013

I Fell Out of Bed Twice: Prologue

- Prologue: Cemetery Gates October 1991. I was asleep. No, that's a lie. I was sitting in my bed not wanting to get up. If I got out of bed my roommates would mock me. I know they heard Traci and ...

By: robert2339 | Category: Drama | Score: 4| Added: 03 Jan 2013

Two Brides For Count Dracula

- "We don't want to begin at the beginning. The brides of Count Dracula don't like the beginning, we have to step out of the darkness to go back there. The darkness is where we belong now, the darknes...

By: steffanie | Category: Drama | Score: 4.4| Added: 07 Feb 2012

Peter Pan Syndrome

- I think I finally understand now that there is something wrong with me; the ways I over analyze everything. The doctor tells me otherwise. She says all these nice things like I shouldn’t be so sad bec...

By: Patrick | Category: Drama | Score: 4.6| Added: 23 Nov 2011

Raise A Glass to Sex With A Purpose

- I got some c**e with this girl I met the other day 50 dollars split to numb the pain away life's a whole lot easier when your body's numb you sni**, snor (record skip)t, and swallow till you can't fee...

By: Patrick | Category: Songs | Score: 4.3| Added: 02 Aug 2011

Musings

- I've got a twenty dollar bill rolled up that says money's best use is when it isn't being spent I roll it over and over in my brain time and time/again and again but it's all memories as that blurre...

By: Patrick | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 01 Aug 2011

College Class: Jumbled Up Thoughts

- We drive up the east coast in an old Cadillac where, as the drivers change, I try to convey to you thoughts which are abstract, but articulated like a bike tire going flat -a silent hisssssssss till...

By: Patrick | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 03 Jun 2011