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Green Thumb

- I discovered gardening recently. Yes, I know I didn't invent sticking some seeds in the dirt and hoping it turns into something, I mean I recently discovered the hobby, which is now an obsession of m...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2017

Open Letters - 2

- Back by popular demand! Here are some more general open letters from my life, for you, my internet friends. Dear Hanukkah food- You are so delicious and so tasty. I'm not even 'properly' Jewish but ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 18 Jan 2017

The Flavor of Duck

- Lately, all the food I eat tastes like nothing. I might as well be fueling a lawn mower, or eating dirt like a plant for all the joy eating gives me. That might be part of why I'm thin. My mom would s...

By: fallingdove | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 14 Dec 2016

Kiwiana VS Americana

- My last story that I published on this site was deep and dark and very real life, so I thought I would lighten the mood a little this week and have a bit of fun with this story. I mentioned in one of ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 07 Dec 2016

Open Letters

- Unlike my other two 'Open letters' that I have written, these are very general and do not fit into any specific category like my makeup and underwear open letters. These are just general topics from m...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 11 Nov 2016

The Circus Is In Town

- The circus has rolled into town They're here for about a week I can't wait to see the clowns Can't wait to see a sneak peek There will be trapeze artists Walking up high on a wire Wearing very reveal...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Sep 2016

What I Like About Summer

- Finally it's summer Warm weather is here to stay Winter was a real bummer I love warm weather days Let's get serious and start grilling Who would like a steak The beer is cold and is chil...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jun 2016

She Fills My Loving Cup

- She’s hot and wet when she greets me in the morning, I know of no better way to wake up. And when I need her she is always there, She fills my loving cup. It is an affair that has been going...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Feb 2016

I Never Swim In The Sea

- I never swim in the sea It makes no sense to me Sharks and jellyfish Could make you their favourite dish I really don't see the hype Or how that wets one's appetite Jellied eels or Jellyfish C...

By: Kiera | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 27 Sep 2015

Let's Go to the Amusement Park

- I love to go to the amusement park Spending a wonderful day with my kids Sometimes we stay until dark A few times we’ve eaten BBQ Ribs We go every week like clock work I bet in three years we’ve...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 09 Sep 2015

The Humble Cucumber

- Can anybody tell me just what is so special about cucumber sandwiches? You know those dainty, crustless smelly little things you sometimes get at parties? I loathe cucumbers. I loathe brussel sprouts ...

By: Sparkle | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jun 2015

Sacremental Acts

- An afternoon beer in the shower The written prayers of a Serbian bishop Eating Mexican food alone at the market Chopsticks and noodles A prayer beneath a canopy of trees Contemplating a woman’s li...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 May 2015

Powerful Love - Chapter Six

- Chapter Six - Nick I make my way over to the table and sit there quietly waiting for Oasis to return. I sit there for about two minutes before I see her exit the bathroom, she slowly makes her w...

By: nekala20 | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 19 Apr 2015

Biscuits and Gravy for Breakfast

- I decided to have biscuits and gravy for breakfast today. I can't make biscuits from scratch any better than by using Bisquick, and that eliminates a lot of measuring and fiddling. So I got out the bo...

By: DLizze | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 06 Jul 2014

French Food

- French Food It's totally amazing to me that we pass up so many wonderful things with the explanation of, “I don't like that,” when truth be told we have no idea as we'd never gave ourselves a chance...

By: Cheryl | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 01 Apr 2014

Best By/Sell By/Better If Used By/Expires On

- I was opening a bottle of aspirin the other day. After I peeled back the plastic seal around the lid, I had to get a jar opener to unscrew the cap. Once I had done that, I had to get a knife, to scrap...

By: DLizze | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 17 Mar 2014

This May Make You Hungry

- Earlier, I was writing. I was really enjoying it, writing about food and stuff. You know how my musings go. I don’t figure them out in my head before writing. It’s just all in the moment. I like it th...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 16 Nov 2013

My Inspiration...

- Is this a poem? I often wonder. Related statements, on one line and another, does that, fundamentally, a poem make? I take my time, I think of a rhyme I post it here and drink a beer. It rhymes, i...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 02 Aug 2013

A Valentine Rose

- I was slurping coffee during my nine o'clock break. I was already grease streaked. The shop was grey, and my coveralls were blue. It was Valentines day. I wasn't dating anyone. "Got plans tonight?" ...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jul 2013

Hunger

-   It’s food I want. My mouth devouring grapes and berries plucked and juicy on my lips. I want to dig potatoes buried in the earth and boil them soft, unpeeled. I want to eat so I...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 09 Jul 2013

A Ramble Through my Mind

- Bread and butter. It’s simple and beautiful in its simplicity. It is one of those things that always comes through in a pinch. Whenever I’m hungry and there’s nothing else, I make myself a bit of brea...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 4.6| Added: 15 Nov 2012

The King of Bananas

- Resplendent at his bamboo, yellow banana stall, the King of Bananas prepared for another day's business. His pitch, on the corner of Colombo's Duplication Road and Malasekera Mawatha had become a...

By: andyscribe | Category: Humor | Score: 3.7| Added: 10 Jul 2012

Is Sharing Snacks Really X-rated?

- Is it really all that kinky if I offer you my Twinkie and suggest that you could eat it just for fun? If I promise not to trickle when I hand you my big pickle will you share it or just quickly ...

By: rantingsenior | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 16 Jan 2012

The Gathering of the Clan

- Gathering of the Clan It was a special event, We’d set up the house And bought the food Cooked a feast for all our brood. The weather was holding Our hearts were glad My hopes we...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.1| Added: 27 Oct 2011

Taste

- Taste Cutting the courgettes Snap, snap, snap Glossy green skill. Dicing the purple aubergine, Sweat it with salt Drain the bitter juice Eating together The lemon flavour co...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 09 Sep 2011

Have you trod on something crunchy!!

- A little story about our cockroach friends Cor! Look at those crumbs left out for me, I’ll crawl out of this sewer and have some for tea. There’s old food galore under the cooker, ...

By: Davidpendragon1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Sep 2011

Eggs

- Harry tapped the Timex wristwatch his mother had given him with his right index finger; it was a gift for graduating community college and getting his associate degree in accounting. The florescent d...

By: Roarke | Category: Humor | Score: 2.6| Added: 17 Jun 2011