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The past of the future

- “I want to talk to you because I would like to confess you that there is something that happens to me frequently. Some of my thoughts materialize sooner or later. When I think something bad is going ...

By: Francisco | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 05 Feb 2018

Lines

- u·to·pi·a yooˈtōpēə/ Noun An imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect       Lines. Entry 1)  I should not be writing, or feeling. They tell me that numbness is norma...

By: spehill | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 25 Apr 2017

Are You Sorry?

- Saying sorry is not a sign of weakness It comes from a place of strength One of better understanding More of us need to go to that length. Some hide behind their repeated past And attempt to re-writ...

By: Ping | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Feb 2017

It Must Still Be There

- That sanctuary is still there. In the valley where the live oaks grow Scattered across the landscape of hope. Turn down the lane to where the wonderful one is waving, Beckoning as you come down the ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Feb 2017

Pscybotics Volume One: Episode 7B - Moment of Truth

- The cave lit up at first sight of the sun. Sommer had already been outside the cave and back So when Eduardo woke up to find Sommer now fully clothed, he was surprised. “ Where did the clothes come ...

By: Beesting | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Nov 2016

Pscybotics Volume One: Episode 7A - Moment of Truth

- Without another word, Ripley ran down the corridor. Sarah followed in hot pursuit. Sarah’s lungs felt like they were going to give out on her. They stumbled into the lab to find the group scattered ar...

By: Beesting | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 31 Oct 2016

Silver and Gold

- Like the rising of the lambent moon's orb Over the rim of the restless ocean, Clothing the waters with liquid silver, And calming the harsh anger of the waves, So is the love of my dear one to...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Oct 2016

Pscybotics Volume One: Episode 6A - Somewhere Else

- 10 YEARS AGO  July 22nd , 2030  –  22:37 A young Ripley was playing in her room. She knew that she should have been asleep, but this wasn’t the first time she’d disobeyed her parents. She h...

By: Beesting | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 16 Oct 2016

Pscybotics Volume One: Episode 5B - Sommer's Project

- The pscybotic was lying on top of Sam, too heavy for him to lift off. Sam looked over at Ripley who proceeded to talk into the remote like it was a two-way radio. “Stand up.” The pscybotic immedia...

By: Beesting | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 11 Oct 2016

Piercing Eyes

- The first time I looked into your piercing eyes, you caught me by complete surprise; It wasn't long from that time,  that my beating heart was no longer mine; Each time I gaze upon your handsome fac...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Oct 2016

Dream Journal

- I used to have these two repeating dreams as a young girl . Dream 1 The dream would start at my grandma's home. I would be outside on the third top deck and the...

By: Meemee28 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2016

Separated for a Moment

- My love and I will never truly be parted in this life For our love is true, and too secure ever to be shaken By the caprice of storms and tempests that toss us to and fro. Even though there wil...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Sep 2016

Yuck

- “Aw Mom,” whines Jeremy. “Do I have to take history? I hate history.” “Yes, you must take it this term.” “But history always leaves...” Jeremy thinks, “a bad taste in my mouth.” “I know dear, bu...

By: meredith | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 Sep 2016

Pscybotics Volume One: Episode 3 - No Place Like Home

- 36 HRS EARLIER   October 9 th, 2040 04:45 ‘What do you think, Rip? You think they’ll go for it?’ ‘I don’t know!?’ ‘But let’s be serious Rip. This is the military we’re talking about. They’...

By: Beesting | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Aug 2016

A Thousand Years to Live - Chapter three

- We work for a solid hour and half before my Dad walks through the door and sees us sitting on the couch. Neither of us notice him until he clears his throat and when he does we both jump up from the...

By: nekala20 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 23 May 2016

In The Shadow Of The City

- Curled in a foetal position, Faith clamped her ears tightly, desperate to block out the horrifying din. The bunker shook, concrete walls quivering as the world above suffered. The deafening roar in...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Mar 2016

A Second Chance Part 9.

- During the following week, Loni did not spend her nights or even see Dan. She had a few papers due that needed her attention, but she did call every evening, and they chatted for hours. On the weekend...

By: The_Count | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 12 Mar 2016

A Second Chance Part 8.

- Dan was concerned by Loni's need to talk to him seriously and he thought about it for the rest of the afternoon. In between shows they joked and chatted with everyone backstage as they normally did, b...

By: The_Count | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 05 Mar 2016

Wandering In The Dark Chapter 01

- The flicker of the lights competed with the sound of dripping water to keep the tunnel unsettled for its occupants. Not many lived or slept there because of the freezing temperature, in spite of being...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Adventure | Score: 4.8| Added: 08 Jan 2016

A Thousand Years to Live - Part two

- I wake up and am laying on a bed in the nurse’s room. When I open my eyes, the lights in the room are so bright that they burn my eyes, and I have to quickly shut them again. After a few seconds, I op...

By: nekala20 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 21 Nov 2015

A Thousand Years to Live

- Chapter One I look up at the sky and see a group of business people flying overhead on their jet packs. “Lavender, come on. We are going to be late,” My best friend, Hera, calls back to me from near...

By: nekala20 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 17 Oct 2015

Metronome of Life

- Back and forth, never stopping in the middle long. Strapped to a pendulum, hearing that tic toc song. Sometimes flying fast and high, oh how exhilarating. Sometimes slow, oh so low and slow, very...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 20 Aug 2015

The Strange White Man 54

- So in the year of our Lord, 1700 Carpenter saw himself and Elise make the trip to London. They arrived about a day later and sought a real estate agent for a dwelling to purchase or rent. The papers p...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.3| Added: 13 Aug 2015

The Strange White Man 53

- A story was contrived by those that witnessed his suicide that the King had died in his sleep. None of the townsfolk or any of castle inhabitants questioned the story. Michaud, the Prime Minister was ...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.5| Added: 09 Aug 2015

Amber 35

- Spring break finally ended and Ally returned to college. She had given Amber a list of exercises to perform using the baby carrier instead of weights and put her on a three days on and two off regime....

By: The_Count | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 18 Jul 2015

The Strange White Man 52

- Holly kept her wedding gown hidden from Carpenter. She explained to him that she wanted it to be a surprise for him and Carpenter could only smile. He had not been with a woman that he loved this much...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jul 2015

The Vulture Chronicles

- Microstories: stories for people in a hurry  Chapter 1 She looked over at Edgar. That 6 foot vulture walking beside her was entirely too big to continue to be fed by hand and he knew it. She c...

By: karylirion | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.4| Added: 19 May 2015

21...

- Cars, music, and wordplay, this is how things started. Together in the distance, but never in real life.   First you needed me, then it was my turn. Both in times of need, bonded in a game of 21. B...

By: a_chica | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 23 Apr 2015

Subject 01 - Chapter 1: Awakening

- A young man with dark hair lies on a beach. He is clothed in a simple shirt, pants, and flimsy foot coverings like those from a hospital. As water laps upon the man’s brow and most of his torso, he se...

By: Nexeus | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.7| Added: 14 Apr 2015

Chances 4

- 6/13/2005  Hope stood with her tiny suitcase filled with the few pieces of clothing she owned. In her hand, she held her favorite teddy bear. She was ready to go with Sam. One of the men took her...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Drama | Score: 4.9| Added: 25 Mar 2015

Windows To Her Soul

- Dedicated to all of the women who have and still do share their beauty with me. Grandmothers, Mothers, Wives, Daughters, Granddaughters, Friends. Those eyes, Her eyes. The windows to her soul. ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 10 Feb 2015

Chances 3

- 6/12/2005  As the morning sun began to seep through the soft pink curtains, Hope slept soundlessly in her bed. It was almost six months, since she received the phone call from her father. She was...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Drama | Score: 4.8| Added: 13 Jan 2015

Chances 2

- 12/28/2004 Hope breathed softly, as she looked through the window covered in snow. It was three days after Christmas and her parents were still not home. Since her last beating four months ago, he...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Crime | Score: 4.9| Added: 08 Jan 2015

Chances

- "You said it was a mistake but you... You are a damn lair. If you were sorry, why didn't you kill yourself? Why didn't you repent your dirty sins?" The woman spat out as she pushed the gun deeper in...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Drama | Score: 4.8| Added: 06 Jan 2015

Tomorrow

- Children's voices sound out loud I hear their merry laughter 't sounds like they're running after Eachother while they shout They're playing hide and seek I see them hunt eachother Without having t...

By: paulus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Nov 2014

One Day

- I was raised to believe That everything happens for a reason. It doesn’t matter if that is good or bad There will always be a purpose. So what happened between us? In those precious few moments ...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 18 Sep 2014

The Strange White Man Part 24

- They chatted late into the Evening about the upcoming visit. Each person had a task to perform once they arrived in town and it was gone over repeatedly to ensure there were no mistakes. As Holly bust...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 01 Sep 2014

The Strange White Man Part 16

-  Holly was enjoying her time in the territorial capital. She spend a lot of time shopping, not an easy task since most of the stores had closed by the time she was up and active. She solved the prob...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 23 Apr 2014

Eventide

- Staring out into the falling sun I was reminded of the colors that it used to hold. Such reds, yellows, and smears of the infinite shades that lie between. I often imagine them at all times of the day...

By: heyitsmemily_ | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3| Added: 22 Apr 2014

Waiting for Your Call

- It is almost midnight on a Saturday night and I am waiting for your call.     This started six weeks ago when you caught your idiot of a boyfriend cheating on you. I happened to be in the neighbor...

By: CleverFox | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 22 Apr 2014

You are my king

- You came into my life when I was hurt and confused,  I kept you at a distance so you wouldn't feel used. I turned to you through all of the ups and the downs,  No matter how bad it got you were...

By: NoleGirl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 12 Apr 2014

December Skies

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Deep azure wells turned upside down, Fathoms of years above my head Where the stars of faerie coins w...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Dec 2013

Wings of Hope

- A red moon behind me rises Turning my closing tear to blood Head held up high in crisis Facing the setting sun, I scud Casting shadows tall Over the agone life-train Life is a pendulous fall Maybe...

By: Min_Farrjones | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 04 Sep 2013

Lost in a City of Angels

- Innocent little miss honey With her seraphic heart Born on the plains of gold In pursuit of her American Dream Hitchhiked without money To the sunset for a fresh start Into the City of Angels she ...

By: Min_Farrjones | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 20 Aug 2013

Once In A Blue Moon

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere it has been stolen. Once in a blue moon, I glimpse a special soul, Reflections of myself, A sense of being home. Once...

By: Sparkle | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Aug 2013

One World, One Sorrow

- One more poem, love found, love lost, One more heartbreak, counting the cost, One more woman refused her prize, One more man with tears in his eyes. They get understanding sorrow,  They get hopes fo...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Aug 2013

Evolving Man

- Raj put his hands on the ceiling of his cell and pushed to stretch out his muscles. He’d put in a long day pulling out dead cells and loading them on lifts for transport, and installing new cells. He...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jul 2013

Confessions of an Average Teenage Girl

- Sometimes I wanted to cut. I wanted to cut so deep I felt no more and needed no more. And sometimes I wanted to cut so deep I lived no more, but I didn't. I know now that's because I was strong- not s...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jul 2013

Incapable

- I trundle through darkened halls again and again breaking free for a time never staying long in the light then plunge I do back into the gloom wandering in the past something I can no...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 17 Jun 2013

I've Imagined... But

- I've imagined... An apartment, Pet friendly, College in the afternoon, Work in the evening,  Snuggling at night, and spending time with you... Sleeping in the morning, doing it all over ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Jun 2013

Dream

- That evening I drank two glasses of ouzo. Usually I drink only one but that evening I drank two. For once. And maybe that’s why I had a strange dream. Or maybe the cause was rooted in the green salad ...

By: Heel | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 04 Apr 2013

Pixel-Perfect #3

- The note- “I bet one-day this letter opener will save my life” I thought to myself as I drew it from the inside pocket of my thick, firm coat. I am the kind of guy that is constantly stopped by...

By: Livingroom11 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 11 Mar 2013

Ships Passing in the Night

- Are we always to be ships passing in the night? Will you never forget the past and let us live? Do you ever expect to regret and make right? Or is your heart so deadened by pain to forgive? We...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Feb 2013

Pixel-Perfect #.2

- Welcome to the block! Block of what you ask? Everything imaginable- you possess a small pixel/ particle/ trace of everything imaginable… and yet it is inaccessible. The latest thing to be dug up f...

By: Livingroom11 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3| Added: 03 Feb 2013

The Rain

- It's raining again. The drops fall like brittle, cold flecks of ice. On the porch I watch as the puddles overflow. The weather reflects my mood. Dreary. The shadowing clouds above let me know the r...

By: youngmommy | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 21 Jan 2013

Pixel-Perfect

- Pixelmatic The world does revolve around me… no it doesn’t- well it should. Artists proceed with an essence that pinches their surroundings- knocking on distance. Distance… just because you live in y...

By: Livingroom11 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.5| Added: 18 Jan 2013

. . . We Shall All Burn

- I live deep within these caves of concrete and polished steel Cut off from all the things of the world that are beautiful and real. Reluctantly I awake, to the clock's persistent chime. I hop in my...

By: OldTexasWriter | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Dec 2012

Your Love

- I see the love you have for her, so honest and true; Your undying devotion is clear in the gentle words you say. Your heart and soul hold so much tender love, And your need to express it is genuine ...

By: Blue | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Nov 2012

From Morning Songs: If We Weren't Here

-   If we weren’t here everything would flourish. The blazing sun would rise each day like now. The moon would do its rounds and what would perish would not know its name. New seeds somehow ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Mar 2012

The Lost, the Taken, the Sundered and Forsaken

- I recently lost two relatives who I was not close to. I have also been thinking a lot about separation and the reasons behind it. This poem is about making amends and finding peace before it’s too la...

By: MissAdventure | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.2| Added: 02 Feb 2012

A week in the future

- REVISED -A conversation with myself one week in the future. But, hark, what is that clay upon your shoe? It is the clay of the graveyard where my love has ventured. Which loved one...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 05 Jan 2012

New Beginnings

- New beginnings On the brink of the future I tentatively make a print on unsullied white virgin snow. Will I be able to take a clean, sharp, tidy route? No messy scuttles. No smu...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Dec 2011

The Dark

- The dark The earth has tilted and the British Isles, as well as half of the rest of the world, has been plunged into an ice age. For six months there is no sun.When the sun appears it never sets a...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 06 Dec 2011

At a crossroads

- The crossroads. Sitting under the shade of a tree resting from working In the citrus orchard. I viewed the crossroads Of my future life. A lonely decision. Nineteen was the age...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 28 Oct 2011

Cloudy Days

- On a cloudy day like today, I think of loss Friendships Lovers Family members Opportunities Not what I wanted To happen In my life. Cloudy days Allow me to Reflect on my Life...

By: ladysharon | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 May 2011