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I got a name

- Everyone has his own name. The name is also his registered label! And how many people will protect it seriously? No matter the one is SOMEBODY or NOBODY! They still have their own reputation!!! ...

By: KazeronnieMak777 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Oct 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

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

Master of All You Survey

- Was it important to be the master. To be in control. Was that important. Looking out across the vista of the valley do you really care anymore. Do you care that you can't be the master. The one in...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Aug 2016

The Cocktails of Science: Drink deep, or taste not

- I'm one of those people who just loves science, and wants everybody else to love it too. Unfortunately, many of my friends are more interested in imbibing fermented fruit juices and hanging out in pub...

By: LousyNick | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 12 Nov 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

Philosophy with a dash of God and Science

- I want, very much, for God and Science to reconcile. What I mean by this is that I want God to come off His holy highness and exist in a way that is congruent with the reality around us mortals. I wan...

By: fallingdove | Category: Musings | Score: 4.4| Added: 16 Mar 2015

The Mountain, The Sea, The Hell, and The Heaven

- THE MOUNTAIN I am a mountain. I am massive, and I am immovable. I do not need to move, Because I am fine where I am. I let others walk over me, But it does not hurt me, Because ...

By: seeachedoubleyou | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 04 Feb 2015

Let it be Heard

- Let it be heard, I am only a girl. One of many, and somewhere in the middle of that ever changing group. I am just here, living, creating, destroying, just the same as you. My path intertwines with yo...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 06 Jun 2014

If I Badmouth My Ex In The Forest but Nobody Hears…?

- Many years ago an acquaintance asked me, “Do you hate your ex-wife?” “Of course not!” I replied as we strolled about the grounds. “Why would you think that?” “Well,” he responded, “she deserted yo...

By: rantingsenior | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 20 Jun 2012

Simon, The Sandal Maker

- Note: Simon was an unknown philosopher and friend of Socrates. In this poem I am trying to bring him from obscurity and to show what it must have been like to b e at one of the symposiums held in h...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Mar 2012

From Morning Songs: Sitting Here With Immortal Poets

- Sitting here this morning with my second cup of coffee, looking at the empty chair across from me, wondering what I’d say if suddenly John Keats was there or Whitman with his broad rimmed hat o...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Mar 2012

Knowing?

- So, I don't know why, but I got to thinking today...(I know scary huh?) How well do we ever really know anyone? I know its not a new question by any means, and no doubt there have been many papers,...

By: LittleSister_ | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 06 Mar 2012

Is it better to travel in hope than to arrive?

- “It is better to travel in hope than to arrive..” I heard this quote from a thoughtful man who had heard it in the past. He apparently was well traveled, as the quote had an Eastern cast. It sug...

By: rantingsenior | Category: Poetry | Score: 2.9| Added: 16 Oct 2011

The Gift of Fire

- The winter blew in quickly, a ravaging tempest of ice crystals. The city buildings stood lifeless as everything white was stained gray by exhaust. Closed down due to the storm, the invested towns-peo...

By: Roarke | Category: Supernatural | Score: 3.6| Added: 16 Jun 2011

Why is it so GREY?

- It’s affection is want based. The more you want it the more it likes it. There is a streak of madness and sadistic pleasure when it makes itself accessible. The game plan is extremely simple and easy ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 18 Feb 2011