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Back To Me

- You caught my attention right from the start; It wasn't long before you captured my heart; Years later, we've been through so very much; We've not had it easy, we've had it quite rough; We've both ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jul 2017

Jack and Jill: Two Minutes

- **Legend has it, the greatest thief of all time spent two minutes drinking a glass of wine with his shadow after he killed his victim**. Jack trembled as he placed the gun in his mouth. Taking one l...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2017

Cry

- I can feel the tears behind my eyes My body won’t allow myself to cry Repressed my feelings for far too long I’m in love with the person I’ve molded myself to be   Surprise me as I turn the corn...

By: SittingBallerina | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Jun 2017

Beautiful Disaster

- In the darkness, I live in tortured peace In the blackness, I am surrounded by empty solace I am grateful for the darkness for it is inspirational I am desolate in the blackness for all words have...

By: SittingBallerina | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Jun 2017

Despair

- Lonely hours into the night, battling tears and losing the fight; Broken heart that few will see; shattered spirit inside of me; Serene facade, despair within; pondering life, as it would have been...

By: WildIrishRose | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 May 2017

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part XX

- Entry XXVII – As of late, I have been rereading my father's letter, the one that was delivered to me well over a month ago. It may be no surprise that I have reviewed every word quite carefully, ...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 30 Apr 2017

Contemplating Life And Love

- 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, Some ...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2017

Who are you

- I can't remember your face. Maybe because I don't recall it. Did you get replaced? Are you the same misfit? Who are you right now? Your words don't fit like they did. I have mistaken it somehow. Are...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2017

Sailing away to a new life

- Sailing away to a new life There was a clash of thunder and a flash of lightning.  The rain lashed down, soaking Peter Donnie as he stood there looking back at the city.  His rucksack on his shoulde...

By: rbo | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Mar 2017

Cherish every moment

- Friendship is not just about good times It is about walking in and sitting down As others walk out. It doesn’t focus on past choices or mistakes As they shall never over shadow the good memories...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 04 Mar 2017

Untitled

- It's been a while now, For many moons, I've thought of you, But time is an ever changing tide, Washing away my memories, my sorrows, my vivid dreams. I try not to think much. Let me be. Dumbed down....

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Feb 2017

Waves

- Somedays I feel like diving, out to the ocean and into the cold, just let the waves take me, until I naturally float.   My most morbid thoughts, are of getting old, it's a long hard life, and...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Feb 2017

At The Table of Life

- I'm feasting at this the table of life, No knife no fork just a blunt knife. My plate is filled and I can't get through fast enough, I'm filled but the waiter willing adds more stuff. There heaps...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2017

The Man Selling His Breath In The Form Of Music

- My hands shake while I write this and I doubt if at all I'll be able to justify his battle with life, on my paper. Connaught Place couldn't have been a better place on New Year's Eve if he hadn't bee...

By: vishu93 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 19 Jan 2017

Innocence Lost

- I watch, I interact, I escape I peep from behind the darkest cape I cry, I laugh, I love for a while I run and play, just like a young child. My friends are mine and also others Some I consider as s...

By: Martin | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 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

Beauty in Ruin

- Stalking the essences of a dream, I meander throughout the streets that have become rubble. It is quiet, unsettlingly so, but there is beauty in ruin. I dream of the little things. The way fiery sun...

By: incaendo | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Dec 2016

Such a Force

- There is a force out there both benevolent and malicious It forces us to push ourselves past our mental and physical limits It strikes when it is least expected It has killed probably as many as it h...

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

Life Continues

- A couple of years ago I noticed that I was having some troubles walking. It wasn't anything really serious, just that my legs felt a little weak, stiff and I had no stamina. I started having some back...

By: CleverFox | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2016

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

Open Letters

- Unlike my other two 'Open letters' that I have written, these are very general and do not fit into any specific category like my makeup and underwear open letters. These are just general topics from m...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 11 Nov 2016

Ascension

- Such a load she had to bear, unbeatable pain was always there; She was so brave and dignified; despite it all, she seldom cried; When told she wouldn't make it through, she insisted there was more to...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Oct 2016

Song Bird

- A babblin' brook meanders by as I gaze upon a cloudless sky; Lyin' on the grassy shore, tis nary a thin' I treasure more; A breeze blows softly thru yonder trees settin' my troubled heart at eas...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Oct 2016

A Cold Winter Day

- Why should I be here when my child has gone? I'm devastated and don't know how to carry on; She had a bright future coming her way; Till everything changed on a beautiful spring day; She wa...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Oct 2016

Without Your Love

- Love me true or let me go, No more lies, I pray; Let me go to live my life, No more games to play; To live my life without your love, I'll try to find a way; ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Oct 2016

God Speaks

- While walking on the path of life when troubles came along; I noticed the footprints in the sand belonged to only one; I questioned God, who answered, "My child, you never were alone, ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Oct 2016

My One And Only

- To my one and only whom I love with all my heart; I say a prayer every day and wish we weren't apart; You changed my life in many ways that I never would have thought; From you I learned so many...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Oct 2016

The Day I Let You Go

- My mind begins to wander at the end of each long day; Into the realm of the unknown and the roads along the way;  The many choices that I made as I led my life; I'll always wo...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Oct 2016

Angel Face

- Innocent one, come take my hand, as we explore God's wonderland;   Trust in me for each me day; We'll learn new lessons along the way;   God's gift to me, I promise you,  all the love a ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Oct 2016

Patrick's Life

- They were in a hurry That is why they left so early The fog was thick She didn't see the truck Only the sound of the horn As it came up behind her It happened so fast But in slow motion ...

By: maryruth | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2016

Somewhere

- somewhere a drowned man walks along the shore, bemoaning the dry land on which he walks. he doesn’t notice the rank seaweed caught in his hair like a beggar’s crown. the abortion room gives up it...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 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

Eternity

- You do much more than I can convey; Three small words written on a special day; Changed my life in so many ways, and I'll love you for eternity; I know you're the man for me; Though so...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Oct 2016

Blind Love

- They say love is blind, perhaps, but only to the eyes;  Not to the heart, there's no compromise;  You give what you get, you get what you give;  Live what you love and love what you live;  ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

Lifes Tree

- When I was young I thought I knew all the answers to get me through all the troubles that came along, but now I see how very wrong that thinking was and now I know each trial was mean...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Sep 2016

All Endings Are Actually Beginnings!

- Have you ever envisioned how it is to see one of your family members dead? It may be unusual, to begin with an ending; however, all endings are actually beginnings, it’s simply that we didn't know it ...

By: shankarkittu | Category: General | Score: 4.7| Added: 22 Sep 2016

Demon

- I remember the night when it started. The dark mass that haunted me in my room. My friends and I were playing tag along the edge of the woods. It was becoming dark, and the noises in the forest began...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Sep 2016

Dare To Be Different

- Dare to be different,    not just the same;    As all the others  in lifes big game;  Stand out in the crowd  from all the rest;  Life is for living,  it's not just a test;  Be wh...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Sep 2016

Through The Thick and Thin

- As you go through life you'll have your ups and downs;   You'll know who your true friends are by who remains around; There are some who are with you when the sun is shining bright;  But at the...

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

You Reap What You Sow

- Scattered thoughts inside my head; Secluded in my room I feel such dread;  A wayward life that I have lead;  Upon this lonely path I tread; My shattered heart has surely bl...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Sep 2016

To Be

- Can you not see As they stand before you Can you not feel The world start to change Each year as the leaves On the trees start to fall Winter to summer Then summer to fall Again and ag...

By: maryruth | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 24 Aug 2016

Smudges

- For the last few weeks, I've had the opportunity of having several clans of my family visit for various lengths of time. As most of you who know me are already aware, I am as fun to visit with as a wo...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 10 Aug 2016

Dance of a Lifetime

- Come dance with me Be my partner always Hold my hand And my heart next to yours Let us take each step Of our life together In each others arms Knowing together We can make our own m...

By: maryruth | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 03 Aug 2016

Without EVE

- The sin of humanity is shared Not Eve Not Adam Both sinned. I do not need an apology from either than to prevent the recurrence of that sin God made man with the sole intention to rule and govern...

By: christena | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 14 Jul 2016

Thunderstruck

- From a very early age, my father told me he was part Cherokee. Which meant I was part Cherokee. How much was always up in the air but there was some comfort in knowing whether it was a quarter, an eig...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 4.7| Added: 09 Jun 2016

Reset Button

- If there was a reset button In this life, Where we get to Restart each time we feel We have failed, Or gotten hurt And wanted to forget, Would we use it? Would we really want to Forg...

By: littlemunchkin | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 May 2016

Sweet Cherub

- I may not be an angel, more like the devil's son. Circling on blackened wings, charred by life not the sun. Prefect, hell no I'm not, would never profess to be. Soaring high inside night its...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 May 2016

Extinction

- "Shhhhhh.. we must be quiet." The father leaned in close to his son and whispered, "You must watch. You must remember." His young son looked quizzically at his father and asked, "Why?" Standing at...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 11 May 2016

The Other Half

- A negative has a positive To make things right The rain a rainbow After each storm The moon keeps the darkness From being alone When times are good Or troubles ahead I will be positive When y...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Apr 2016

Paranoia

- Sometimes I want to warn people that I am a ticking time bomb, a lit fuse, and dynamite in motion. I want to tell them not to get too close to me because I will hurt them, not before I hurt myself, b...

By: veritas | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 25 Apr 2016

Median

- I had to go to the airport to pick up my son yesterday. I've made that trip at least a hundred times, so I was in my robotic brain-dead mode where my 50+ years of driving and my subconscious muscle me...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 22 Apr 2016

face life with courage

- A bunch of questions crossed people's mind constantly, mostly how to achieve a dream and make it real by overcoming difficulties and failure that each of us encounter. Life is like a ship, and hum...

By: meryem | Category: General | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Apr 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

Drink Of The Fruit

- Drink Of The Fruit Outside the city where the pomegranates grow, In the fields of the everlasting mind. Shines the rays of enlightened warmth I seek, And the hopes of a new mankind. To ta...

By: Pirate | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 19 Apr 2016

Decisions

- Questions I don’t want to ask Answers I don’t want to know Decisions I don’t want to make Places I don’t want to go A life I lived in retrospect Choices that I should have made Chances had but left u...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 16 Apr 2016

A Different Lost

- A Different Lost (For Mzhyper) They say I am strange, for the things I like best. I do things different, never following the rest. I am most happy, when I’m most lost. Of the things I di...

By: Pirate | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Mar 2016

House of Horrors

- House of Horrors :) - Adrian Gabardo Welcome to my paradise, feel free to play around with my mind. The spiral staircase, moves around. The rainbow coloured walls, drip melting like tears to the ...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Mar 2016

The Time that Lies

- The Time that Lies - Adrian Gabardo I slept my life away, I ate my flesh to rot. The days seem to go by, and I just lie down waiting to die. Those beautiful honest moments, of love and pa...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Mar 2016

Hanging On By a Thread

- My life hanging by a thread, Just a silky thin strand that determines my life or death. My hands, though weak as my body, Hold on as strongly as they can. Mortality has new meaning for me. Blood pum...

By: starchild | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Mar 2016

These Eyes

- Living things I can't undo. Bitter-tasting, like a rue. Nearly always askew. Into a looking glass I peer. Manifestation so unclear. Expression fraught with fear. Different gateways to my soul. One ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Mar 2016

Dreams

- Dreams - Adrian Gabardo There are no more tears, Just sorrow and regreat. The darker it gets, the shinier the smallest rainbow. The unfulfilled dreams aren't gone, but instead a memory of ...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 23 Mar 2016

Fallen

- Fallen - Adrian Gabardo The skin, loses the flesh The body, loses its soul. I'm floating, Lost in this World, I'm drowning, Feeling all alone. Take my hand, tell me where to go. Rai...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 19 Mar 2016

Flower in a Field

- One seed blooming bright Two petals opening wide Three raindrops watering down Four sun rays shining warmly Five roots growing deep Six feet running by Seven giggles floating near Eight steps c...

By: BBaker | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Mar 2016

A Maré Se Vai (The Tide Goes)

- "We turn toward God only to obtain the impossible. As for the possible, men suffice." -Leon Chestov. A maré se vai - Adrian Gabardo Sometimes the strongest knot is the weakest, when...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Mar 2016

Now We Walk

- The path was clear The way well lit No surprises no unexpected twists The choices were clean Simply black and white I dutifully followed Stepped well within the lines Then came tu...

By: BBaker | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Mar 2016

Dreams of the Tang Dynasty

- The moon shines like a phosphorescent pearl, Washing the pines and water in a silver glow. I've walked this wooded path many nights; Singing songs to the heavenly river above About this earthl...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 11 Mar 2016

All is Gone

- All is Gone - Adrian Gabardo I guess it's true, everything does turn to rust, time is such a careless bitch, dropping you to the ground on every opportunity. Everything I've been, has n...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2016

Stealing Knowledge: LousyNick Goes Back To College (Kinda)

- This week, I attended one university lecture a day. I took notes, tried to learn things, played the part of the good student. Only I’m not a good student. In fact, I’m not a student at all. I’m jus...

By: LousyNick | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2016

Theory of life

- Life starts life ends. You can never revist the moment it all began. Pain and joy a temporary. Life is a path in which the destination is unknown.  You stand you fall yet you will never remember i...

By: Wilz | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Mar 2016

a funeral

- Death and decay call for a meaningful day gathered around a hole in the ground questions and mourning depicted from the sobs preacher says impersonal message as a goodbye A box holding a body goes...

By: Wilz | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 04 Mar 2016

Schism

- Schism - Adrian Gabardo I typed a few words today, it was all just a mumble, just sentences of non-sense and no significance. The only way for my brain to work, is for me to hit rock bott...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 02 Mar 2016

Happy or No?

- Sleepy, I wake up. 6 AM, my clock tells me. But I don't need it to say the time anymore, I know it already, as everyday, it's the same thing. It's the same old song, every day. It's the same ol...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.9| Added: 01 Mar 2016

Who am I?

- The pain helps, sometimes. It tells me the truth, the fragile claim that I'm still human. The thought that I, this bag of meat and bones, am still important, that I'm someone. Rage an...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Feb 2016

Time Flies

- The wine bottle dries, the drops leave its recipient one by one. The content that once stained all matter, now slowly and silently fade away. The once sweet and delightful taste, has turned...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Feb 2016

Hold The Moon In Your Palm

- Hold the moon in your palm. Remind yourself who you really are. See darkness in the sunshine. See brightness in the dark. Swim in life's oceans, breathe in the wild breeze. Give without expectatio...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 24 Feb 2016

Life

- Night begins to break Day meets it's fate The world begins to sleep Stars start to shine Crickets sing away Restless I've become  Thoughts bombard my brain Thoughts of then Thoughts of...

By: Wilz | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Feb 2016

Mardi-Gras 3: Beyond Here Lies Nothing

- There once was an only moment that had too few folks in focus: Not the first, not the last, and not the least, and always there seems to stand a form of unforgiving opposition to the foibles of us, wh...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 22 Feb 2016

A thing called Love

- The city was under siege. Mother Nature was unleashing her fury. Such torrential rain had not been seen in a 100 years. The city was drowning. Breached lakes, overflowing sewage, furious...

By: sindhujasr | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 22 Feb 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 14.

- Munchen-Pasing. June 8 th 1940 Maria's travel papers had been delivered in person just two days after the surgeon had told her she would be leaving and she was relieved to find that she had a ...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 22 Feb 2016

Cross Current(s)

- The light has gone with the setting of the sun’s dark light, with the night seeming to be full of holes as the shadows seem to move, and they are moving again forward slowly and surely sticking to tho...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 21 Feb 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

Aaron

- Aaron knew that it was only a matter of hours now. He couldn't open his eyes as he had the previous day. Then he had seen his family gathered at the foot of the bed. Odd, he had thought, how they appe...

By: jasone | Category: General | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 Feb 2016

Maya

- Life is a Miracle. A droplet of white  Fertilized a red substance,  The result is him!! He found everything  All that we see around!! The good and The evil!! The best and The worst!! ...

By: sreeharithej | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Feb 2016

The Tale of Finkel

- Chaim Finkel - just Finkel to those few who knew him - was a thoughtful man. He pondered life's mysteries while he went about his everyday business. He was around middle aged, tall and with pronounce...

By: jasone | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 18 Feb 2016

The Lighthouse

- The lighthouse Through the qualm of my sailor’s journey, not one to be found, but rather subjected to the blue presence of an endless horizon. My deck meanders and forks as the high tide sweeps the j...

By: dcdan2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Feb 2016

45

- Back in 1971, there were no text messages or emails or even pagers. If you wanted to talk to someone you had to find a pocket full of change and a pay phone that worked. Or wait until later. I was s...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 06 Feb 2016

Have Faith, Anastasia

- Often times, the thought of inexistence crosses my mind. It’s excruciating, the things I have to go through—indeed life was the bitch that has to be dealt. There were even those mournful nights when I...

By: GenlyAryl | Category: Drama | Score: 4.7| Added: 24 Jan 2016

Friends and Strangers

- How often do you run into a stranger, Till he ceases to become one altogether? They say name's are essential, But does it hold what’s really vital? If you know someone’s name but not their though...

By: HazelsHeaven | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Jan 2016

Holiday Heart

- Holiday Heart (Eve Gaal) Like a string of Christmas lights your life began with little cards and greetings. Godparents, grandparents and neighbors welcomed you into the world. Holid...

By: Eve | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 Dec 2015

Five Years

- Five years from now Where will we be What does the future hold No one can see But this my darling I surely know I will be there for you Our love will be strong In laughter and in tears ...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Nov 2015

Source of an Epic Life

- An older woman Reading on the light rail, In her purse, a bottle of water With these words on the label, "Source of an Epic Life." I shift my gaze back out the window, And face

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2015

then I Remembered You

- My heart cries. What am I supposed to do? I think God forgot to give me  a purpose in life.  I've lost my way and  I don't know where to go. I missed something Then I remembered you. You're not ...

By: Sparkle | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Nov 2015

Curve Balls

- It’s only pain. It’s not permanent, not life threatening, just darned inconvenient. Nature’s telling me, in no uncertain terms, that two kids, two jobs and a household to run have become too much...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 04 Nov 2015

Surrender

- If I should quit Will I ever know How seeds set Burst and grow Never would I see Them bud and bloom If I lock myself away In a darkened gloom Cry yes I can If things go wrong Sing to myself...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 26 Oct 2015

Dreaming Forward

- Once a child With a world so wide The sky so close I could spread my arms like wings Reach for the warmth of the sun Feel the fall of rainbows Washing over me Leaving me vivid I was color  So...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Sep 2015

We Three

- Characters: ELLE  - Middle-aged, dishevelled, wearing nightclothes. BETH  - Indeterminate age, smartly dressed in casual attire. LISA  - Twenty-something, short dress, heels, make-up. ...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Plays | Score: 5| Added: 20 Sep 2015

Willie and the Brain

- "If only the good die young, that crew will live to a hundred.” This unflattering rumination came from one, William Jackson “Willie” Sinclair IV. The target of his jaundiced assessment was the Iota F...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Humor | Score: 4.7| Added: 10 Sep 2015

If These Walls Could Talk

- “Who is that?” “That’s not the girl…” “What happened to the girl?” “How long has it been?” The man and woman stood in the doorway of the second bedroom. Its bare white walls and softly carpeted flo...

By: Myvryn | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Aug 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