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Romance on the Railway

- Each night beneath the kindly moon’s soft radiance We make again that joyful connection of love Vulnerable in our emotional nakedness As we bare the most profound feelings of our hearts All too soon...

By: Gypsygyrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Apr 2017

Route 66 Open Road

- Route 66  Open Road Driving down Route 66 with the sun to my back. Spring cool breeze blowing, though, nose picking up sweet scents of flowers.  Looking down the Speedo at 65.  Road sign read Gas...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 19 Mar 2017

Death

- The scythe is poised in this man's hand And time has fallen like grains of sand A hood that covers the sinister eyes Of empty bone, but compassionate smile The cape flutters in the winds of time The ...

By: Martin | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jan 2017

Seven Days

- A man sat and contemplated his life It was one not worth enduring, he thought And the months stacked upon each other His feeble existence weighed heavy on his mind And one day, he stood a...

By: JätteskogFrejyason | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Dec 2016

Bawdy Tales Pt. 01 — The Monk's Story

- Introduction In the late Middle Ages the greatest and most deadly outbreak of infectious disease in history ravaged Europe. Known today as the Black Death, it eventually killed between one-third and ...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 01 Nov 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 31

- Italy, February 25th 1941. Neither Katarina nor Maria slept well as the train lurched along through the mountains. They would just be drifting off when the wheels would squeal in protest arou...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2016

Carry On

- Inspired by a posted in the forums by Bella85 Tomorrow's light, Brings another day. Tears may fall, And darkness display. Truth be known, We're all made of clay. Hardened by fire, Glazed by ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Oct 2016

The Wedding Ring

- *** Ever heard the tale of how the luckiest man in the world felt like the unluckiest man. Every woman in the room admired her and every man was envious of me. It was when the lights flickered, the ...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 05 Oct 2016

The River

- People have many different ways to find peace When living is just becoming too hard to bear, For some it is in sleep, some have a special place, Others seek the company of lighthearted friends, So...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Sep 2016

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part I

- Entry I —   I am not exactly sure where to begin, with the utmost honesty. This idea of writing at least once a day is a foreign concept to me. Although it is appropriate, given I am now, offici...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 23 May 2016

Overcome

- Life is a journey. We travel it's paths. Though not always easy. It's always adventuresome. Sometime feeling alone. Encountering many challenges and obstacles. Our goal is to reach a certain d...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 19 Apr 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 16

- Cologne. June 9 th 1940 Maria slept barely at all. The huge sofa was soft and quite comfortable, but she could not relax. She had never slept away from the security of her own home except, oc...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 4.9| Added: 14 Mar 2016

Life, the Universe, and other Rubbish

- Author's Note: (Before you read this, please keep in mind that this is an unfinished work, and I really want to hear what you think of it so far. Do you want to see the rest? Is it a good start? Ple...

By: LordMazzar | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 10 Mar 2016

Piotr

- Sometimes, as the sages taught us, it is the very darkest of nights that bring the most illuminating truths. So it was when Piotr found himself suddenly on a cliff-top in the middle of a dream one ...

By: jasone | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 20 Feb 2016

Guardian of the Light

- He pulled his cloak over his head and brushed away a few errant flakes of snow from his shoulders. He breathed out a long breath into his cold, rough hands, this warmed them with incredible speed. He ...

By: LloydOxton | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 14 Jan 2016 Editor's Pick

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

The Journey

- I dislike the journey home from work. I don’t mean I don’t like going home; it’s nice to go to a place where you feel safe and secure. I mean the actual journey itself. First, there’s the walk out of ...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 10 Jul 2015

Quandary of Life

- Quandary in definition: A state of uncertainty or perplexity. I have lived most of my life locked within a state of quandary. Trying to find out who I am, knowing the feelings I feel are real,...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 16 Apr 2015

Plato's Student

- Gordon Fink looked in the bathroom mirror and muttered to himself, I look like an old man. He leaned over the sink, then moved his face closer to the mirror and noticed the wrinkles on his forehead...

By: Sisyphus | Category: General | Score: 4.8| Added: 01 Apr 2015

Elementals Chapter 20

- Chapter Twenty Noah looked down at his map and sighed. “You know,” he said, “I don’t know if I am going the right way or not.” “And you’re asking me for directions?” Primordious asked. “Well I ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 28 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 18

- Chapter Eighteen Darwin Petral stood at the top of the small hill looking over his home town of Laudrin, enjoying the last of the summer air. Before long his two older sisters, Edwin and Lesa, had ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 23 Feb 2015

The Strange White Man 40

- Brother Sebastian did not stay too long at the ranch and departed soon after their arrival so the couple could have some private time together. Carpenter spent the first evening of his return telling ...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 08 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 12

- Chapter Twelve Slowly Draco opened his eyes. He was staring at the moon, it was full, and there wasn’t a cloud in sight, only stars. He tried to get up fast, but fell back down and realized he was ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 08 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 11

- Chapter Eleven Draco arrived at the docks of Aeon Toris early morning. He didn’t even wait for the boat to finish docking before taking off in flight with great speed. He flew to the nearest city fr...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 06 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 6

- Draco stood on far end of the boat looking ahead to see if he could see Aeon Toris from afar. It was very early and the sun was still set, but Draco was always an early riser. He was a very young man,...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.2| Added: 17 Jan 2015

Elementals Chapter 5

- Chapter Five Before Noah could say anything more Primordious had already pulled him into the storm clouds and he was struggling to keep up. He couldn’t see even an inch in front of him; he tightene...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 13 Jan 2015

Elementals Chapter 4

- Chapter Four Noah woke up feeling a thousand times better than he did before. He began to think everything that happened to him was all a strange dream; when he saw a card floating in the air slowly...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 09 Jan 2015

journey of life

- Life is a journey. Let's go for a ride. Take my hand ,baby. Let me show you inside. The windows don't crank. They are rusted and old. The radio is stuck. It plays the same song. It run...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 07 Aug 2014

Where?

- Her life infinite mystical journey, Intertwined the wise, wicked, a siren's song, She learns of all that is right from making wrong, Where does it start? Where does it end? Not for her mind...

By: Doobie | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 22 Feb 2014

Mate

- Mystic hazy dawn sounds softly floating around, Awakening enchanting love, her soul is unbound, Winding pathways guiding her upon holly ground, On a quest for her soul mate, yet to be found, ...

By: Doobie | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 15 Feb 2014

Journey

- A lonesome Soul, searches for her call, Light sparkles over her life’s journey on the rise, Deceitful “helpers,” oh yes, they know it all, Never will she please them, nor fulfill nattered yearnin...

By: Doobie | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 27 Dec 2013

The Strange White man Part 6

- The Cactus Flower saloon and hotel was the last establishment you encountered when you exited town heading West and the first one you saw when you entered the town headed East. It attracted a rougher ...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 10 Dec 2013

One Love One Life

- One Love One Life Are we so different than the other animals on this earth? To list but four, Gibbon Apes, wolves, barn owls and swans. What do they have and which we humans strife for? One lo...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 07 Sep 2013

Ursa Major (cont')

- Ursa Major Continued 4 The seal launched itself into the water like a black torpedo in a disappearing sheath of silver bubbles. It was no longer the cumbersome inhabitant of the land but...

By: Ratboy | Category: General | Score: 4.3| Added: 09 Jun 2013

To Catch a Merchant Princess Ch. 04

- Reader discretion advised.  The story you are about to read contains mature content that some may find offensive. By choosing to read this piece, you agree that you are 18 or older and do not object...

By: Darkniciad | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 11 May 2013

Walk With Me

- A walk inside my head be a scary trip for most. Things that lurk scare the hell out of me at times. When at the front of my mind and I am their host. Probably a good thing that I only share small b...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 12 Dec 2012

Doughball Boy and The Bakeryboo Finding You Summer Holiday

- This story only available on Stories Space Once upon time, in the land of Bakeryboo, there was a little town called Puddington. At the northern end of Puddington, was Apple Tart Lane. And at the en...

By: Daisy | Category: Childrens | Score: 4.8| Added: 12 Aug 2012

A pleasant surprise

- We felt we were doing the right thing; earlier on we had motivated ourselves, patted each other on the back, helped each other pack, but as the day wore on with the constant drone of the unbearably lo...

By: anijummai | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4.1| Added: 07 Aug 2012

The Journey

- Many years of health Blessing flowed abundantly Laughter, love and peace Without permission Beneath the surface growing Tumors of evil Tears of fear crying Uncertain times lie ahead Love wil...

By: fifafan | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 08 Jul 2012

Journey Return Home

- Waiting for the day My hair turns grey Not so happy moments Give sweet memories Not holding any hands Not bind in my thoughts Just staring at the crowd Busy journey return home

By: windchimes | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 30 Jun 2012

SHE (III)

- To be the woman you so desire to be, Your heart will be broken a million times. To be the woman you want to be, Your tears will be hidden beneath those eyes. To feel the woman you so become; ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 21 Jul 2011

Paper Boats

- In the frugality of my soul, the self exerts and manifests. Spawning a million 'me', in the quietness it harvests. Still I long for that to which I want to surrender, and wait under 'his' sky a...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 2| Added: 23 Feb 2011