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The predestined affinity

-   Long, long time ago, a young scholar arranged to marry his lovely betrothed. Everything was well prepared on schedule. When the day came, the bride to be-she got married to someone else. He was fa...

By: KazeronnieMak777 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 05 Oct 2017

Morning Air

- Morning was my favorite time of day, sitting with a good cup of coffee, listening, watching the world awaken. This Friday morning, I sat in the dunes overlooking the Pacific Ocean, my coffee cup in h...

By: Regnadkcin | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 02 Oct 2017

Let Me See if I Still Can

- Let me see if I still can, Utter my words the old-fashioned way Write my stories at the old desk Speak my language Eat my own food Drink when I want Sleep when I want Engage any ideology for t...

By: Anulal | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Sep 2017

Naiad

- Glitter water flowing Sun flecks on her skin Dancing with the river As graceful as a nymph Free from care and troubles Smooth unfurrowed brow The visage of an angel Whose serenity is found On land ...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Jul 2017

Freedom Flight

- Through the meadow she softly tread; Her bruised and broken body bled; Careful to weave to and fro, no droplets left behind to show;  The path she took for her escape, on the night of her brut...

By: WildIrishRose | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 May 2017

Her Freedom

- Megan sat cross-legged on her bed, the math book for her master's program open in her lap, when she heard the gunshot and Freeman's yelp. He had no time to protect or react. Not even the slightest gr...

By: Douglas_Daleray | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 17 Feb 2017

Route 66

- Road Trip  What a beautiful day, the sun warm and a cool breeze from the north.  You have talked about a weekend trip for months as the snow melted.  Up early coffee in hand as you pack the family w...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 12 Feb 2017

Goodbye McDonald's - I'm Too Fat Anyway

- Dear McDonald’s, I never imagined it would come to this. We have been together for so long, but alas, you have given me no choice but to end our relationship, a mutual courting that began in 1971. ...

By: Ping | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 25 Jan 2017

Free Bird

- I am free up here, so secluded, serene Watching the apparent motionless scenes Quiet and calm, I call with a cry Ready to act, in the blink of an eye My eyes flicker from place to place As I soar up ...

By: Martin | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 02 Jan 2017

Adventure Time: Drive Free, Live Fun, Some Day...

- Every day, he got into his car and drove. Every day, he was free. He could just keep going. Drive to the mountains, or the lake, or the forest, or a city far away. He could go on wild adventures,...

By: LousyNick | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2016

Tranquility

- The setting sun upon the sea is oft to me tranquility; A falling star in dark of night tis to me a wondrous sight; To roam the hills of forests green, more peaceful times I'...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Oct 2016

Not Promised

- Picture Perfect By Rebellious_Soul inspired the following. Thanks Rebs Possessions can be pledged to another, but the soul, the heart, are only the owners to gift. Only when given freely, ca...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 Sep 2016

Dancing on the Clouds

- Come stand with me on the cliffs in early morning  As the sun rises over the edge of the world,  And watch as the sea birds leave their rocky perches  High up on the crags, to soar out over the sea...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Sep 2016

Threshold

- I wasn't prepared To love you I wasn't prepared To stay I've tucked, and I've rolled Myself through The lion's share Of my days One foot out the door Purse in my hand Keeping all parts of me  Safe ...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Mar 2016

For Honor, For Pride, For Freedom

- “For Honor, For Pride, For Freedom” “Cometh the Darkness… Slayers of souls.” Soulless men devoid of Honor; hunger for power. Who are “We”, That have allowed such evil to take our very being. ...

By: Pirate | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 25 Mar 2016

Running Away

- Afraid of the unknown Dancing at twilight Red moon above Lonely and Alone Entering danger Quiet peace gone Giggles exciting Darkening clouds Lightening flashes Ocean line high Get...

By: ElegantDreams | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Feb 2016

Rise and Fall (Prologue)

- The wind blew through her dark hair, cool but not cold. The sun's rays beamed through the clouds warm, but not burning. Gazing down at the world below, a gleam of mischief appeared for a second. Her n...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 07 Aug 2015

Spread Your Wings

- I want to spread my wings To learn to fly Sweeping, soaring, diving Across the worlds vast sky I want to soar to heights Where I have never been To see the sights As I have never seen I w...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Aug 2015

Drifter

- Somewhere, I lost it But I’m glad it’s gone No need to fret Over what I’ve done wrong There is a freedom When you don’t need to try A certain freedom To just say good-bye No effort needed Nothing ...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 Jul 2015

Hugs

- Hugging you hugging me Cuddled close so tenderly In each others arms We hear no alarms In each others eyes There's no disguise Comfortable together Heads light as a feather Beating hearts in rhy...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 14 Jul 2015

Vulnerability

- Vulnerability is a scary feeling of, susceptibility, defenselessness, liability, powerlessness, frailty, exposure, helplessness, weakness and nakedness. Laying ourselves open for the world ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jul 2015

Towhee

- My little friend so nice to see. Awaiting the sun tiny Towhee. Feathers fluffed into a ball. On a branch he sounds his call. Catlike mews make his presence known. Flitting from branch to the gr...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 23 May 2015

Hymne a la Libertè.

- Shall we sing out once more Our hymn of freedom Our song of liberation, Our ode to the people's progression To heights of truth and justice at last. Shall we gather once more In the bars of raucous...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2015

My Fantasy

- Evocative, redolent thoughts spread through out my mind, as I stare at images played. Carrying me to a fantasy-land, laying naked in the moon light, draped together under the stars. Only a nava...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 15 Mar 2015

Exoneration

- Forgiveness is the key to unlocking the feelings felt from yours and others past transgressions. It is ancient history. Let it go, it only weighs you down. Placing the key inside the lock can be t...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 02 Feb 2015

everywhere yet nowhere

- I still go there with you in a beautiful and sweet haze surrounded by our serenity ourselves up there our mind out of our bodies I happily drift all the way to the world we created the place we...

By: danjuma | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Nov 2014

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 63

- Chapter 63 The Friendly Assault Strange objects hang in the skies above the forest we’re in. The screeching seems to be coming from them. Come to think of it, it is more melodic than annoying. ...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 02 Apr 2014

Wings

- Can you miss something you have never had? Do the pigeons desire the thumbs, the hands, we swear by, that have gotten us so far? Do they feel its absence as strongly as they feel the sun on thei...

By: Fading | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Feb 2014

RELEASED

- I opened my front door, stepping out of the dusky apartment block hallway into my lounge room, and saw the answering machine flashing wildly. Ten messages. I felt a moment of dread as I wondered how m...

By: lifedancer2 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.2| Added: 24 Nov 2013

Solarites Ch 13

- We could have had all the luck in the world, but it would not be close to what we needed, for what happened next. I felt all our hopes and dreams rain down like meteors. The light was suddenly blindin...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 30 Jul 2013

Revolt, Freedom, and Passion

- (A one act play in two scenes. The action all takes place in Paris. The characters are sitting together. One is Albert. The other is Antoine. They have been dead decades.) SCENE 1 At RISE: (...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Plays | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Jul 2013

Freedom is Never Free

- Freedom is Never Free short and to the point free in the rice fields of north korea looking at a madman for food free at the local pubs of north ireland looking to their church for prayer ...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 04 Jun 2013

To Sing Is To Be Free

- To sing is to be free. Free from care- free from others thoughts on freedom, free to see and share- your sights with the world, and their sights with yourself. To open your mind and just let everyth...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 04 May 2013

Sound II

- Sound II I’m scared! I’m lost in the midst of these dramas, I search someone, but never near.   I want to flee from these cultured pretensions  Of social class and status.   I flee ev...

By: anand | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 28 Mar 2013

Elegy on a Night Party

- Elegy on a Night Party The paradigmatic shift in the conceptual map of my liberal and revolutionary platforms of radicalism, existentialism and humanism make things aesthetically absurd and pract...

By: anand | Category: Musings | Score: 3.8| Added: 27 Mar 2013

Sounds Within

- Sound. I envy them, for they wander. They live in deserts and woods, And they wander. They know the language of the desert And of the woods, For they live their lives the way they desi...

By: anand | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Mar 2013

Answering the Breeze

- A warm breeze buffets my hair and face. It first invites, then challenges a response. The breeze calls to my horse. It tugs at his mane and plays with his tail. He tosses his head and beseeche...

By: Dianna | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 10 Mar 2013

Cages or Wings

- I used to think a cage would suffice. Food. Shelter. Comfort. A sense of belonging. Seems like a good deal. Until they turn the key and steal your freedom. Trapped. Yet, you’re living the...

By: LauraToepf | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 27 Feb 2013

black female warriors

- (2/7/13) She was my black female warrior and she stood proud and tall And upon her shoulders her silk hair did fall A spear in one hand and an Axe in the other No one would mess with her, ...

By: poetlou | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Feb 2013

Youth is Shining, Age is Aglow

- We were young, we had merged as one, We are old, we are still not done. Hearts still youthful, faithful, loving Always active, always roving Thus we're striving, thus we're giving Ever thoughtful, eve...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 06 Jan 2013

Truth and Guilt

- Here in my lonely heart, Betwixt that narrow moment of light and shadow Wherein lies the truth that is me. Across the blue expanse, in that open space of nothingness Where angels fall and...

By: LittleSister_ | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 18 Dec 2012

One with the Horses

- She likes to run with the horses in the pasture. As the wind blows through their manes, She feels it blow gently through hers. She can feel the ground vibrate From their hooves trampling the land ...

By: Douglas_Daleray | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Dec 2012

Real Freedom

- Real freedom and real love is a realization of knowing You can not hold someone without restraining yourself Even only a strand of the thinnest thread Still holds you to the other bound Feelin...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 21 Nov 2012

Unemployment

- Trite policies delivered to you in plain white envelopes you'd find in your letter box. It will be laced with mind controlling pheromones, taking away your ability to think rationally, dumbing you dow...

By: kokomo_sally | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 16 Nov 2012

Know No Fear

- Dive into the depths Experience the darkness below Release the air from your lungs Watch the bubbles rise Follow them to the surface Embrace each new breath Flow with the currents Know your fears Let...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Nov 2012

Liberated

- Do not just stand at the opened cage, afraid to jump, of spreading your wings. Freedom only comes when one leaps, feeling the wind beneath their wings. Liberated, soaring on the breezes of lif...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 26 Oct 2012

Great Escapes

- Breaking away from the clutches of the devil, is one of life's great escapes. Taken from the scrum, elevated to a higher level, not so many fouled scrapes. Feeling less numb, bid farewell to the t...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 11 Oct 2012

That Man in the Corner of Your Eye

- That’s how you notice him. Just a flicker, the movement of a hand brushing aside a lock of hair, in the corner of your eye. Turn your head just a little bit to the right and there he is in plain ...

By: Papaya9 | Category: Musings | Score: 4| Added: 18 Sep 2012

Banned

- There was something amiss! Her left hand was tingling! Oh no! She began to panic. Her mind was racing. * Her heart! It must be her heart. Damn, but it had been under a lot of stress lately. ...

By: mazza | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 20 Apr 2012

Acceptance

- A llowing others the freedom to be themselves, giving C ompassion freely, showing respect C ompletely, never sympathizing, but always having E mpathy for everyone. P rejudging never, maintainin...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Feb 2012

Holly's Freedom

- It was 7 in the morning, her eyes half open. Holly could see no sunlight streaming from her bedroom window yet. It was too early, and yet she had woken up. It doesn't matter though; she had had awoken...

By: Demivierge | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 20 Feb 2012

Fly Free

- Fly Free Copyright Don Abdul ©2011 ~o~ Eyes cast on the distant horizon Watching the setting of the sun Bottle of vintage left uncorked Two glasses left unfilled I...

By: donabdul | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 02 Oct 2011

A New Beginning

- “Pst, Anna, can you hear me?” Antonio pushed himself closer into the muddy ground as he crept through the dark underbrush. “Anna, where are you?” Suddenly he heard a squeaking sound. A small anima...

By: schreiber | Category: Action | Score: 4| Added: 09 Jun 2011

Free

- As I look up into the midnight sky,  I feel the restlessness in my soul grow, Feel it encompass me,  Compel me to move. I cannot fight this compulsion,  Even if I tried. My feet move of their own acc...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Mar 2011

blue cathedral

- His eyes were closed shut. It couldn’t be – he was so relaxed – so calm – it was so peaceful Oh, it must have been a dream – he didn’t want to wake up. He felt light, weightless – he was floating A...

By: thewanderfullyears | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Nov 2010