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Kindred Spirits, Distant Hearts. Chapter 8

- Berlin. May 05t h 1941   The trauma of the past few days had been unbearable for Katarina. They had stayed in Munich for another two days with the whole of Friday spent with Maria's parent...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 08 Aug 2017

Kindred Spirits, Distant Hearts. Chapter 3

- Munchen-Pasing. April 9th 1941   Maria's homecoming had been a very emotional affair. Although her mother and father had been informed that she had been found alive, that was all they knew....

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 23 May 2017

Kindred Spirits, Distant hearts. Chapter 2

- Berlin. April 9th, 1941   “Maria, please. Don't let him hurt me, not again. No! No!” Katarina pressed herself against the wall, trying to disappear into it but the man, dressed all in black ...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 05 May 2017

The Old Front Porch

- They approached the front porch hesitantly, passing between two blooming Rose of Sharon bushes with red flowers. A new place, strange to him, with dust specks dancing in the rays of the sun that flic...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 15 Apr 2017

Preparation

- Final tinkling of the piano. Then "Moon River" ends and they start moving around the floor. Some chatting, some sitting on the floor and removing slippers. "Come in. Here, wedge it open." The door i...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 07 Apr 2017

The Nurses. Chapter 42

- Gibraltar, April 6h 1941.   Katarina and Maria remained at the hospital in Gibraltar for two weeks. Katarina's wound had healed quickly, at least enough for her to be released from medical c...

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

Growing Up Ranch Chapter 2

- “Growing Up Ranch” Chapter Two Our House - The Cabin   I grew up in a house, but not one like everybody else had. My house was a genuine log cabin built around 1898 as a homestead cabin by Ernest N...

By: Vern_Fawcett | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 30 Dec 2016

Finding Forever Love

- You have always felt it Something inside Always with you A heartbeat away Then two hearts meet The souls join The happiness and joy Immediately take over Temporary interruptions Are ...

By: maryruth | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 15 Oct 2016

Roaming Home

- I know I have been here before. I could never forget this place where I watched the leaves change to vibrant shades of orange and hues of green. Or maybe the green was in your eyes as I fell asleep an...

By: adi_me | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 07 Sep 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 27

- Berlin. January 1st, 1941. Katarina was looking forward very much to seeing her parents again, and it seemed so long ago since she had left home. There was something, though which had taken t...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 08 Aug 2016

An Empty Home

- I sigh as I walk into the house and drop my backpack. All the cars are here, but I don't see anyone inside. The dogs are put away, the cats are nowhere to be seen, but I spy random lights turned on wh...

By: Ididntdoit | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 21 Feb 2016

A House To Call Home

- He pulled into the driveway and saw that the realtor was already there, leaning against the door of her car, waiting for him. She smiled and walked over to his car as he parked, grabbed his jacket an...

By: bmcatt | Category: General | Score: 4.4| Added: 14 Jan 2016

Welcome home big brother

- My name was Alexis. I was only eight years old. I wanted to play ball outside, so my mother told me to play in the backyard. She said stay near the door so she could see me at all times and call me in...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Sep 2015

Billy

- Chapter Four The Last Homey House The morning slowly turned into late afternoon. Billy's progress was slowing, his feet and shoulder throbbed. The pain in his side was unbearable. He had to stop of...

By: aidan | Category: General | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 Aug 2015

Be Yourself --'Cause I Am

- “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” Ralph Waldo Emerson said that. Ralph was so right. I’m visiting my family in Germany...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jun 2015

Where are you?

- Soft tabby fur bright hazel eyes that shine like stars. Quiet purring as you curl up on lap, too the LOUD meow' s when you remind me, dinnertime is near... However, today I put d...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2015

Jennifer: Veteran's Day

- A year after coming home... "Mommy! Mommy, my girl scout troop is walking in the parade tomorrow, do you wanna walk with us?" Kristi, 7, runs up and tugs on my shirt sleeve. Her smile is so wide an...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: General | Score: 4.8| Added: 13 Jan 2015

Home

- Where the salmon run And the grizzlys hunt In the rivers, crystal clear Where the grey wolves run Under midnight sun And the winter's always near Where the woods are deep Ancient spir...

By: paulus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Nov 2014

Boss: Finally Home

- (All of the "If You're Reading This"s comes from the song titled "If You're Reading This" by Tim McGraw. The letter was inspired by that song and "Letters From Home" by John Michael Montgomery as wel...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Drama | Score: 4.8| Added: 07 Nov 2014

A Dent in Our Bed

- It’s two in the morning A nightmare in my head. I reach across for comfort And find a dent in our bed. Where are you tonight? Why can’t I hold your hand? Are you in another town, city, Another state...

By: NymphWriter | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 19 Oct 2014

Home

- If home is where the heart is then my home is always with you. It doesn't matter where you are as long as we come together. Your heart is beautiful, I've made it my home forever. Let me cloak you w...

By: starchild | Category: Poetry | Added: 27 Sep 2014

home

- As we lay together under the stars at night... We have waited so very long. .I feel the touch of your fingertips Now I know I finally belong... Our past, present and future starts now. Our f...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 3| Added: 30 Aug 2014

The trench

- Young man far from home In a unkind land fighting a war he doesn't understand The night blooms with mortar rounds thundering in the distance  Beat of his heart a ragged staccato against his ribc...

By: ravenpearl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jul 2014

Rebirth, The Conclusion

- During the long ride home sleep still escaped Tina so she kept Kat company while she drove and Val slept. "Ya know kid, you have some decisions to make," she started. "Decisions?" "Are you going...

By: The_Count | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jan 2014

The Strange White man Part 9

- As requested Texas Jack and his shotgun collected Miss Holly and her brace of luggage around Noon and then drove non-stop until they reached the Wells Fargo station. They hitched a team of fresh horse...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jan 2014

The Haunted Harley Part 5

- Ken left Miranda's house around 10:00 am and they both noted that the Harley started on the first try with no problems. She then cleared away the breakfast dishes before she stripped the sheets off th...

By: The_Count | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 06 Nov 2013

Trumpkin's Autumn Treasure

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. So bright the birch leaves on my lawn, So soft their drift in weak sun's blaze; A spark of flame on ...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 25 Oct 2013

Coming Home

- I hear you calling my name, But I can’t come home to you. I feel the wind blow across my plains, It’s calming my fears. I listen to the river tell me its tales; It’s soothing my soul. Under the...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 01 Sep 2013

On the Essence of Home

- It’s been two years since I’ve been home. I’ve always had a place to live, but it’s been two years since the place where I live has been my home. The strongest desire of my heart is to feel like I’m...

By: fallingdove | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 18 Aug 2013

My Angel

- An angel watches over me. Knowing all about who I be. Never, am I far from her sight. Though dark, she is always trite. Her gaze I can't prevaricate. Indiscretion she does mitigate. Always wel...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jul 2013

Candles Glow

- The flicker of a candle’s glow brightens the darkest caverns, illuminating gloomy passages, casting shadows upon the walls of the hand, that shields it’s flame from gusty breezes. Pro...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jun 2013

Home Is Where the Heart Is - Part One

- Her life of comfort seemed fair exchange  For penance served in a far off land  Neither heat nor hunger could beat her down  Spirit growing with every challenge met.  ...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Drama | Score: 2.9| Added: 05 Jun 2013

Run: Prologue: Mistyria- The Decision

- She lays in bed looking up at the ceiling. Her mind whirls with words said by her " amazing " boyfriend who she's so " perfect " with and the normal events of the day. He was so abusive, verbally ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 29 Apr 2013

The Wait

- I stand at this window and I wait and watch As the red sun sets and the temperature drops And my eyes won’t stray from this winding road On which my Love must travel home His journey has carried hi...

By: ACCooper | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 03 Feb 2013

Things Change

- Part 2 It was around midnight, and I found myself out for a walk in the cool summer air. It had been a month since the heist at the store and I could tell Amy was still having trouble accepting w...

By: CanadianWriter | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4| Added: 03 Jan 2013

It's Over

- "Honey, I'm ho-ome," Matt warbled as he entered the kitchen and tossed his keys into a bowl on the table. Loosening his tie, he made for the bedroom, where he expected to find his wife changing from ...

By: magnificent1rascal | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 18 Nov 2012

Biscuitz

- I run home after my day I run back home for tea. The kettle is on, I kick off my shoes A plate full of biscuits awaits me. I examine the beauty of the single plate I hear my joy inside me, scream My...

By: bunz | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Oct 2012

Finding Home

- Hell, we were friends. We had always been friends. My back door looked across the alley to her backdoor. My family moved in when I was four. I would stand with my hands clutched to the chain link fenc...

By: bear_hug_giver | Category: Romance | Score: 4.3| Added: 25 Jun 2012

Almost finished

- I always remember you’re not here. Such a smiling countenance,  so much orangeness so very gone I hear you in the silence of the passageway the silence of the house and the silence of the yard ...

By: Clarabelle | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 11 Oct 2011

(Mis)Adventures in Plumbing

- The Saturday after Thanksgiving, I walked down the stairs into the living room where my lovely wife had assumed her normal position. “On Monday, remind me to call the home warranty people. My bathroom...

By: Jackson_Banks | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 15 Jun 2011

I sore

- While walking by my old home A grain of sand fell in my eye And as I looked at the crumbling walls And trees growing out of the Once ‘lived in’ halls I tried to let the memories pass by And my h...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 28 Mar 2011