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Resurrection

- He took a swig of the whiskey, hoping to dull the ache inside. The illusion that he moved on shattered, demolishing all pretenses he built over time. Like an avalanche, her memories flooded his mind...

By: HazelsHeaven | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Mar 2017

Chaotic Zoo

- I have the worst luck Things always happen to me Sometimes life really sucks It's not my fault you see A new infection in my jaw After thousands of dollars spent I must be flawed Teeth problem...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Dec 2016

The Funhouse

- Welcome to the funhouse, a place of dim light, acrid smoke, and twisting mirrors Where truth becomes lies, facts become pointless, hope is an act of desperation, and lies become creeds A pla...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Sep 2016

Missed Chance

- Hidden in a church’s bell tower, I crouched as I aimed my rifle towards a black Audi down below. The target was a man with a dragon tattoo on his arm. I felt the trigger, viewing him through the sco...

By: HazelsHeaven | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 23 Mar 2016

The Magic Of A Hug

- I can’t settle. My mind’s muddled. Images swirl inside my brain, Merging in a flurry of confusion; Memories, dreams, desires… I can’t focus. Nothing’s clear. My head’s awash with fantasies An...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 06 Jan 2016

Local Infuences

- By mid-afternoon it was snowing, one of those early spring one-last-time sucker- punch squalls, and as the sun went down, and the streetlights came on the temperature rose a couple degrees and the sno...

By: verbal | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 18 Oct 2015

Cyber Relationships

- On-line life can be so hurtful Words we type on a screen You really need to be so careful The words often sound so mean I really need to step back And find the will to stay away I'm tired of the h...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Sep 2015

Inspiration

- When we two parted In silence and tears Half broken-hearted, to sever Oh dear!! That’s Byron (I say) The words are not mine It sounded so good I thought it inspired Now I’m depressed I need someth...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 15 Sep 2015

Proof

- I tried to research sources I could find no proof I tried to seek out references I guess they all had moved I thought up some trick questions They did seem answered right And who says "lie detec...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Aug 2015

CCTC

- Unless you hide yourself away You’ll likely meet one on most days You know the kind - they seem quite nice If not, then they are harmless types You share a laugh, a latte, lunch Or if online, you ta...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jun 2015

Last Issue

- Cancel me I've had my run I offer nothing new Between my glossy covers Little interests you You've been skimming over me For months and months, it seems Or leaving me abandoned While you do other th...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jun 2015

A Walk

- "Take a walk with me," I say Holding out my hand Your fingers touch and mesh with mine We head out on the sand Where the water meets the shore Its grains so cooly packed Leaving pointed footprints T...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jun 2015

Tick-tock

- Closing door Lock clicks Body numb Heart sick Not again Leaving Sorrowful Ending Slumping down Trembling Wonder why  Thinking Someone else Could be Do I know Maybe  Last time Left me Came back Beggi...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 May 2015

Again

- I needed you;  Where were you? You promised me, you know - I needed you; Where were you? And then you didn’t show - I needed you; Where were you? It happened once again - I needed you; Where were y...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 26 Apr 2015

Be Happy

- "Be happy," he said. Like it's that simple. Like I haven't been trying. Like saying "be happy" erases the fact that I'm being put on the back-burner again, being used as a back-up plan, a last-resort ...

By: BraveGirl | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 17 Sep 2013

Enough

- Since I've known you all I've done Is build you up and give you love. I loved you for so long and yet All you do is take and get. You tear me down and make me cry All I can think of is "Why?" Why d...

By: Belthazor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Sep 2013

The Unexpected News.....

- I would call your name over and over;  Can you hear me? I would talk slower. I often wondered does he hear? Reading and searching with great fear. I asked the doctors if something was wrong; ...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 12 Sep 2013

Rambles

- I stare at the page.  There are words, but I no longer feel them or grasp their meaning. The frustration grips at me and I wonder what is the point anyway? Why do I put myself though this every time?...

By: Blue | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 28 Aug 2013

Who's to blame

- In the face of the most recent massacre in the US, the unbelievable senseless loss of such young lives, as well as the lives of the teachers trying to protect them. I have to wonder what this world is...

By: wildrose_girl | Category: Musings | Score: 4.1| Added: 16 Dec 2012

The Comedian's Antithesis

- “Want to hear a joke?” “ Sure, I love a good joke. Is it funny?” [pause] “Why do you think it's called a joke?” “ Oh, yeah, okay, go ahead.” “Alright, a priest, a rabbi, and a reverend walk ...

By: Rascal | Category: Humor | Score: 3.2| Added: 27 Sep 2012

Kill The Rat!

- Now I'm a pacifist you see Peace and love and mungbeans for me But on the night you came to stay Things shifted... I left the room with dinner in hand A relaxing evening I had planned But returning t...

By: lifedancer2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Sep 2012

An uneducated man

- An uneducated man I am, of limited vocabulary. When using words, always needing a dictionary. Sometimes after searching out a words meaning. I find that I have misused, making it demeaning. Leadi...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jan 2012

Hi, so what happened?

- Hi, so what happened didn’t I tell you to avoid this? How could you even begin to do this to your family, all our resolutions, out of the window. Standing on the edge of the shower tray ...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 20 Jan 2012

Snatches

- Mist swirls. Every sense strains to catch a glimpse. A movement. Spinning towards, Find you smiling All is well. Then probe too deep. Into the mist vanish. Waiting anxiously. No point in searching...

By: MissAdventure | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 18 Jan 2012

Stuck!

- Sitting here staring at this blank page, Wondering what to write. The ideas flow through me like Water flows through a riverbed after a rainstorm. Uninhibited, Free to flow and shape itself, Morph...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jun 2011