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Restart

- I pray I never come to believe in reincarnation, because I'd slam the restart button. But if I go, then you will follow. And then who would weep for me and who would weep for you?

By: JätteskogFrejyason | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Apr 2017

My Heart's True Love

- Kind and caring, sweet and fair; With gorgeous blue eyes and long flowing hair; A heart of gold, through and through; Loving to all, pure and true; My gift from God sent on angels' wings; Never que...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Apr 2017

Phoenix

- Like a waterfall crashing down a never-ending stream of tears a hollowed chest where once a heart beat stood hangs a vacated sign love is all he sought someone to hold him tell him all will be alri...

By: John_Doe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Apr 2017

Dark Angel of Death

- Like a fool I was taken in by your tenderness believing your sweet words of unforgiving lies This jester's outfit I now wear in shame belittled by your charms beaten by your evil mind Tears spread ...

By: John_Doe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Apr 2017

Contemplating Life And Love

- People have many different ways to find peace When living is just becoming too hard to bear, For some it is in sleep, some have a special place, Others seek the company of lighthearted friends, Some ...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2017

Another Year Has Passed

- She came with flowers  On this lush and deep path There was a rain shower She had visions of the psychopath Her sister was murdered here Her body and soul in heaven She still cries many tears There'...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 08 Mar 2017

PTSD Hurts Him

- He sits and screams at night Visions consume his dreams Fighting with no light He remembers all the screams Death all around  Shells of bullets there Bodies on the ground Everybody saying prayers F...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 06 Mar 2017

Sanctuary

- The story you are about to read contains mature content that some may find offensive. By choosing to read this piece, you agree that you are 18 or older and do not object to this content.    I...

By: John_Doe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Mar 2017

Sweet Goodbyes

- I cried that day, as you passed away In my arms, where you did lay The warmth of your body, on those long cold nights The feel of your love, as we cuddled up tight You were my love, my hope, always ...

By: John_Doe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Feb 2017

Memories In Your Mind

- I loved you for a lifetime  We were two of a kind Our love always sublime Now I just live in your mind Precious memories stored One spouse needs to let go For the other heaven is the reward Our love...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 08 Feb 2017

Voices In My Head

- I hear the voices in my head They speak to me, wishing me dead A gun, a knife, or even some rope Because this life I live, is growing hard to cope Pain and suffering, torture and guilt Crimson tears...

By: John_Doe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 7

- Hate was such an unusual thing. Hate could be applied to so many things: enemies, animals, emotions, random people, freedoms, abilities, on and on unto infinity. But for Alex, hate was the emotion he...

By: TRacr14 | Category: General | Score: 0| Added: 30 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapters 4 & 5

- She couldn't understand it. None of it made any sense to her. No one should have been able to find her, least of all an idiotic weakling like him. She could have sworn she had covered all her steps b...

By: TRacr14 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 3

- "Uggh, why do I have to find her? Why couldn't she have just stayed in the room like all the other patients?" Alex grumbled as he trudged through the dense underbrush. He nearly fell when his foot br...

By: TRacr14 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jan 2017

Death

- The scythe is poised in this man's hand And time has fallen like grains of sand A hood that covers the sinister eyes Of empty bone, but compassionate smile The cape flutters in the winds of time The ...

By: Martin | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 2

- Her name was Revenance Widow, but to her friends, she was known as Vena. She was only sixteen years old but already known as a highly skilled treasure hunter amongst amateur adventurers. She had rece...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 05 Dec 2016

Gone

- Blood is all I can smell, as I look down. Sharp and acrid. As my heart pounds, I'm wondering what I've done. I've slit my wrists in the bathtub. The radio sits on its ledge. I'm losing consciousness,...

By: starchild | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Dec 2016

Such a Force

- There is a force out there both benevolent and malicious It forces us to push ourselves past our mental and physical limits It strikes when it is least expected It has killed probably as many as it h...

By: JätteskogFrejyason | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Dec 2016

Goodbye Grandma Rae

- We’re going up to the hospital to see Grandma Rae. I didn’t even know she was sick. As we step off the elevator, the smell of hospital engulfs me. I never like it but it is part of a visit. Hope she...

By: Vern_Fawcett | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 Nov 2016

Dark Penance

- Dark Penance George opened his eyes. He felt cold laying on a slab of cold stone. He glanced around, but it was too dark to make out anything except a solitary figure. He was tall, clean shaven and w...

By: rbo | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 28 Nov 2016

Broken Lives : Chapter 1

- "If you could have one thing, what would it be?" "Hmm?" he asked. "If I could have one thing? Well, that's an easy one. But before I tell you, what about you? What would you want?" "What!?" his pa...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 4.3| Added: 28 Nov 2016

Remembrance

- The first time I was 'around' death, for want of a better term, I was seven, maybe eight years old. For whatever reason I cannot recall the specific age I was or the exact time of year, all I know is ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 27 Nov 2016

Meet My Goddess

- A woman, I can see you Gazing from afar With hair of gold And a mare of transcendence The life fades from me As the blood seeps thru my wounds But I do not fear what comes next For my goddess...

By: JätteskogFrejyason | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Nov 2016

It All Happened With That Episode

- Tragedies happen in a blink of an eye The husband has a heart attack He's a father and your amazing guy Passed out and everything went black Family gathers through this episode You're praying and tel...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 22 Nov 2016

Broken Lives : Prologue

- Peace shattered in an instant. Nothing left for us here. The world had gone from splendor to dust. What little hope remained faded the moment we looked out to our little scarred planet. But even in ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Nov 2016

No Room for Romance

- If he knew it was going to be his last movie, Oshiro Akiyama would have watched something more uplifting than a horror. Oblivious to the dangers that awaited him in his own home, he walked casually in...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 10 Nov 2016

A Soldier's Memory

- He lay stretched out on the narrow iron framed bed Idly staring at the cracked and blotchy ceiling, Its surface resembling a map of no man's land, A senseless wilderness of craters and barbed wire....

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Oct 2016

Ascension

- Such a load she had to bear, unbeatable pain was always there; She was so brave and dignified; despite it all, she seldom cried; When told she wouldn't make it through, she insisted there was more to...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Oct 2016

Betty Bones

- Her name is Betty Bowens, though all the neighborhood kids call her Betty Bones, and she lives in the old house at the end of the street with her three dead children. They are dead; she is not, merely...

By: verbal | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 29 Oct 2016

Finding Me

- I'm lost in myself trying to find my way back to me.... Black clouds cover my realm Not releasing me from hell Stuck inside an impossible place Feeling as if I've lost all grace Death is a bitter ...

By: ChickaDee | Category: Poetry | Added: 27 Oct 2016

The Murder Scene

- I held the phone tightly in between my hands as my body trembled in the closet. I could feel my lips shiver as I waited for what was to happen next. I could feel my heartbeat, heavy in my head. Death ...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Thriller | Score: 5| Added: 26 Oct 2016

A Cold Winter Day

- Why should I be here when my child has gone? I'm devastated and don't know how to carry on; She had a bright future coming her way; Till everything changed on a beautiful spring day; She wa...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Oct 2016

Rain

- The rain which beats upon the glass points the way to poison gas. The sun which warms the stagnant pool goes down at dusk and leaves it cool. The clouds mushrooming overhead tell us there’s much ...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Oct 2016

Child

- once my belly was as full as the moon, till God scowled upon my boy and made him die; now we are afraid to speak to one another, you and I, lest we bring him ba...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Oct 2016

The Fall

- In a magical land far far away, fairy tales make the headlines on a daily basis. Seldom sad endings, mostly happily ever after. Everyone was special if they believed. I wanted to be famous; I wanted t...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2016

Angel Face

- Innocent one, come take my hand, as we explore God's wonderland;   Trust in me for each me day; We'll learn new lessons along the way;   God's gift to me, I promise you,  all the love a ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Oct 2016

Patrick's Life

- They were in a hurry That is why they left so early The fog was thick She didn't see the truck Only the sound of the horn As it came up behind her It happened so fast But in slow motion ...

By: maryruth | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2016

Bullied

- In the black ball of the sky the weary moon tries to outdo the stars, but it is too much for the ancient fool! The haystacks, like sliced hot dogs sauced in black, blen...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Oct 2016

Life After Death: Loss Of My Child

- Fragments of my life are etched upon my face; I've managed perverse tragedy with false dignity and grace;  Time proceeds incessantly, seasoned anguish lurks inside;  Exuding the facade of strength ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Sep 2016

Vulture

- she died this morning, her bony little hands clutching her pigeon chest, a look almost of relief on her tiny face. sitting upright on the hard chair he feels a cold black thrill, lik...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 Sep 2016

Scarecrow

- in a field he stands, his feet in darkness, his dirty ragged face dull with the moon’s silver light. the festoonery of rags is about him, each borrowed garment with its story. those eyes he wears a...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

In Lieu of Flowers

- I was selfish in life but will be selfless in death A narrow minded boy, confining a soul of great breadth In lieu of flowers, make me seem philanthropic Make me out to be kindest, on sympath...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

Nobody Understands

- She hates who she is She doesn't let people in She wishes she was his He deceived her with sin She feels as she's dying She loved him so much There was lots of lying No more loving touc...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 12 Sep 2016

Angel Face, A Life Cut Short

- The things I could say about my beautiful daughter, Katy could fill a small book, same as, I'm sure, any proud parent. Katy was truly a gift to me and I'd like to share with you who my Angel Face was....

By: bella685 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 09 Sep 2016

Grieve Not For Me

- Grieve not for me when I am gone, I pray Nor bring my works to mind, my work is done. My time is spun and I have had my day, Others soon will take my place in the sun. If epitaph you feel impelled...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Sep 2016

Cold

- I wake in a cold sweat. The dream again. Will it never end, I ask myself. As I lay very still, my mind takes me back. Back some twenty-five years ago at the age of five. A small happy five-year-old....

By: maryruth | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 06 Sep 2016

Rise Of The Scourge - Prologue

- Prologue Dimitri held his breath as he watched the dark phantom wrapped in a ragged cloak of an archmage fly overhead. He was sure Thael's invisibility cloak shrouded them from the spirit, but he...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 24 Aug 2016

Legend Of The House.

- The bloody handprint on the window- calling card of the wicked. Of the sick. Entering the house, he could see straight away that there had been trouble in the hallway, which was the first thing one sa...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Crime | Score: 5| Added: 21 Aug 2016

Helpless

- Please don't push me away Now is not the time to stay strong I'm here, my arms open wide Or to just sit in silent commune with you No, I can't begin to fathom your pain I can only offer the comfort y...

By: gillianleeza | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Aug 2016

Ancestor - Epilogue

- It had been half a year since the battle where the orb was destroyed. Xaine was now part of one of several hunting parties that had spread out to find and kill the remaining darkgons. He still didn’t ...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 28 Jul 2016

Ancestor Chapter 23: Battle

- It was almost midday already. The company had already been traveling the whole morning and should have been close to their destination. Nobody had yet spotted a scout yet and Xaine was both worried an...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 27 Jul 2016

The Secret Life of Mrs Faulkner - Chapter One

- Cruel World: He was vaguely aware of someone entering the room and the sounds they were making, how they were disturbing the peace he had created for himself, interrupted his little world and penetr...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jul 2016

The Funeral Director

- I'm your final destination after you die My job is to make you pretty I fix all your sins and all your lies You'll look wonderful and not gritty I place you in a lined box Made up with your clot...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 28 Jun 2016

Ancestor Chapter 22: Evala

- “Okay let’s talk,” Xaine replied. “What are we talking about?” he added after a few moments of silence. “Just… Come with me,” said Nab with a nervous look on his face and walked farther into the woo...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 25 Jun 2016

Ancestor Chapter 21: The Wrong Way

- After days of training, the long ride seemed a very easy task. Xaine was surprised, therefore, to find himself getting bored in only the few hours they took traveling. They had gotten the report the n...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 20 Jun 2016

Drunk Driving Kills

- We crashed here at the site Went to the movies for fun We're now dead here tonight Our lives are now done We all died that fateful night A drunk was driving in his car We'll never see day...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 14 Jun 2016

A Vampire's Lullaby Finale

- Everyone had arrived back at the mansion, followed by the Hunters. Mars walked past the crowd, Alex's lifeless body nestled in his arms. Heading towards an altar in the living room, Mars gently placed...

By: Akizuki | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 11 Jun 2016

Ancestor Chapter 20: Preparations

- Over the next day, Xaine had been in and out of meetings with the Elders?. They were discussing what to do and when to do it. Xaine found out through these meetings that scouts had already been sent o...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 11 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight II

- TheCopper Knight II Derren found himself at the Westcher for the second time within a fortnight. The first time was for William, and now William's house had been burned down, with two female ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 06 Jun 2016

Lover's Death Pact

- Our families don't want us together I love you with all my heart In death, we can be eternal lovers We must now depart Our death will be very quick We'll die instantly Other's will think we wer...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 03 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight I

- The Copper Knight I Derren watched helplessly as his father grew worse every day, now no longer able to leave his bed, he lay there getting sicker and sicker. When he came home after work he ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 30 May 2016

Ancestor Chapter 19: Phoenix-Born

- I guess I haven’t written in here for a while. Not since Dad died. And maybe I will add the details later on that, but for now, I think it will suffice to say that he died in battle. He died with hono...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 16 May 2016

Reset Tomorrow

- I turned around and looked up just as an arrow seared the air next to my face. I scanned the mountain side, looking for the projectile's owner. But in the dense woods, it was difficult to see. My hear...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Thriller | Score: 5| Added: 12 May 2016

Extinction

- "Shhhhhh.. we must be quiet." The father leaned in close to his son and whispered, "You must watch. You must remember." His young son looked quizzically at his father and asked, "Why?" Standing at...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 11 May 2016

A Vampire's Lullaby Chapter 12

- Chapter 12: Alex’s Final Moments I opened my tired eyes, only to see myself. "You woke up, Alex." I sat up, my thirst for blood beginning to overrun my control. "Who are you?" My look alike helpe...

By: Akizuki | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 07 May 2016

Ancestor Chapter 18: Getting up

- The morning was cold. Xaine’s blankets were warm and his bed was so comfortable he wanted to lie there all day. He had already been there much longer than he usually would and even drifted off to slee...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 03 May 2016

Cold Legion(s)

- Woke up this morning with a blue moon in my eyes and felt as if I had been taken down, deep down, with nothing being the same since the blues descended and walked right on through and shook all up bey...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 3.5| Added: 03 May 2016

Gambits - The Widower

- The Widower Katrina made it all the way home before falling apart. She shed her cloak, tossed the bloodied dagger aside, and leaned back against the door, struggling to breathe. Slowly she fell t...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 20 Apr 2016

The Nurses Chapter 19

- Amiens. June 12 th 1940 The day had begun well with Katarina working simply with her girls and fussing around them like some sort of mother hen. In the far distance, from the West, an occasio...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 19 Apr 2016

Blackthorn

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Face in the shadows Where eyes burn black candles And wax in the water Has armoured the lips, A soul...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 13 Apr 2016 Editor's Pick

Ancestor Chapter 17: Shattered

- Xaine swallowed, his throat was so sore. He rolled over uncomfortable on the side he’d been laying on for who knows how long. How long was it? He wondered vaguely. When did I even fall asleep? Xaine d...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 06 Apr 2016

Ancestor Chapter 16: Pain

- It was early morning, and Xaine sat next to Barrek. They were eating a small mostly cold breakfast. They decided that something less aromatic was best considering their objective to observe the darkgo...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 05 Apr 2016

Ancestor Chapter 15: Search

- Xaine stood watching the crowds of people mill through the busy streets. He was both interested and immensely bored. His mind kept wandering over the past few days of travel. They traveled for only ab...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 04 Apr 2016

The Last Words of Bruno

- Bruno was on his deathbed. He’d lived a good long life, closing in on eighty-four years old. The Salerno family, from south Philly, gathered around: Mom, dad, son, and daughter. Mom could barely conta...

By: DiVitto | Category: Humor | Score: 4.9| Added: 30 Mar 2016

Wish for Love

- It was a mistake she tries to say She tries to hide her face away Shrinking and cowering so afraid Crying and pleading, attempts to dissuade But a boot does not hear as it swiftly kicks Justice i...

By: BBaker | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Mar 2016

Pretty Dress

- Pretty dress dazzle and swish Long hair flow and twist Clean hands fold and hold Dark book worn and old Quiet voice repeat and plead Stale air silent and breathed Curly lashes flutter a...

By: BBaker | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Mar 2016

Mushy Children

- Fire sparks a candle bright Small it shines against the night Cheerfully dancing in sweet innocence Leaving it completely exposed and defenseless Soon wind and rain pressure it to fade Causi...

By: BBaker | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 18 Mar 2016

Dreams of the Tang Dynasty

- The moon shines like a phosphorescent pearl, Washing the pines and water in a silver glow. I've walked this wooded path many nights; Singing songs to the heavenly river above About this earthl...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 11 Mar 2016

a funeral

- Death and decay call for a meaningful day gathered around a hole in the ground questions and mourning depicted from the sobs preacher says impersonal message as a goodbye A box holding a body goes...

By: Wilz | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 04 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XI

- The White Pawn XI William and Derren sat in a secluded back room at Niel’s tavern, away from prying eyes and ears. It was neither large nor small, with only one way in or out that leads into the back...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 25 Feb 2016

Aaron

- Aaron knew that it was only a matter of hours now. He couldn't open his eyes as he had the previous day. Then he had seen his family gathered at the foot of the bed. Odd, he had thought, how they appe...

By: jasone | Category: General | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 Feb 2016

Maya

- Life is a Miracle. A droplet of white  Fertilized a red substance,  The result is him!! He found everything  All that we see around!! The good and The evil!! The best and The worst!! ...

By: sreeharithej | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Feb 2016

Corner Of The Sun

- Standing here against a wall off of the main square her in the dark light of the sun, as I find myself leaning back as I close my tired eyes feeling the warm wind blowing and the heat under blue skies...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4.6| Added: 07 Feb 2016

Ancestor Chapter 14: Power

- Xaine rose earlier than usual which meant he was awake well before first light. He had been so busy the past few days that he knew the morning would most likely be the only time he could get to be alo...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 04 Feb 2016

Ancestor Chapter 13: Mourning

- A full day had already passed since Xaine had begun to bring out his power. He trained again the night after and though it was now more consistent he still had yet to discover what he power really was...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 2.6| Added: 18 Jan 2016

The longest night

- It’s just another day now: our lives don’t stop for something as little as a solstice. We do our everyday things: we go to school, to work or shopping since Christmas is knocking on our door and sure...

By: Vision | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 19 Jan 2016 Editor's Pick

Awareness of the End.

- Few hours, few minutes maybe; then it’ll be over. You mind things you won’t believe when you are dying: who will tell them what happened? Will they know how horrible this will be? How are they going t...

By: Vision | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 16 Jan 2016

Gambits Part 1 - The White Pawn I

- The White Pawn I Captain William Royce woke with a drum beating in his head. He found himself sprawled out on of the benches inside the, now empty, tavern. Save for the dim light from the oil lantern...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Jan 2016

The Longest Night

- That day the onset of the night followed shortest daytime light as winter’s first sun set in a gray sky. Then came blackness after fall. Winter darkness covered all. That night I held your hand a...

By: An_occasional_writer | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 06 Jan 2016

Bereft

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Where grace and evil Meet the screaming stars, Lamplight in dragonlight Echoes matchless lost dreams ...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Dec 2015

DG

- Gaze into the mirror  At that beauty standing there No mar upon perfection A visage pure and fair Smile a mouth that curves in glass Reflection in the eyes Full form is that caught staring back De...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 30 Nov 2015

Ancestor Chapter 12: Ailee

- It has been almost a full day since we left. We left as soon as it was settled again and we didn’t think the darkgons would return. Father says once we get back home they might send some people back ...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 25 Nov 2015

The Ant and the Snail: A Future Fable

- Once upon a time, there was an unlikely pair of the very best of friends: an ant and a snail. The serene snail lived life slowly, in no hurry. Few could pierce his shell (metaphorically), but when t...

By: LousyNick | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 18 Nov 2015

It's Too Late to Say I'm Sorry

- It was all my fault, really. I did this to myself, I let people control me. I listened to the hungry barks of men and the curling breaths of the hounds around me and let the big bad wolf get to me. ...

By: palela | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 15 Nov 2015

Angel of Mercy

- When I look in the mirror what do I see... A face of ugliness, a freak staring back at me... I ain't pretty, or handsome, or anything special to look at... I hide away my face, my body because I look ...

By: John_Doe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Nov 2015

Ancestor Chapter 11: Rampage

- Xaine, Barrek, and the riderless horse continued to flee back towards the town they had come from just hours ago. The situation was much worse than they expected. Xaine kept looking over his shoulder,...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 14 Nov 2015

Who's A 'Real' Vet?

- The families of the three men all endured fear, anxiety, and heartache while their loved ones were in the service. On Veterans Day, America will recognize those who lost their lives after answer...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Musings | Score: 4.7| Added: 10 Nov 2015

Ancestor Chapter 10: Disturbances

- I’m on my first mission! Well, actually, I’m only heading there but I think it counts. Dad says we are most of the way there so we should arrive today. See, yesterday we got an urgent message request...

By: Nexeus | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 28 Oct 2015

When A Child Dies, The Whole World Cries

- Two young brothers are left at home, All by their lonesome selves, The older one notices a new toy, Sitting high up on a shelf. He climbs up and brings on down, What he believes is a toy gu...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 Oct 2015