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Goldilocks and the Three Pigs

- Once upon a time in a land not so far away there was a girl named Žaneta, who was known to her friends as Goldilocks, on account of her beautiful long hair that was as yellow as a buttercup.    One...

By: DannyX | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 14 Sep 2017

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part XIX

- Entry XXV – Today I have found myself in a difficult state of mind. Of course, I will not lie and write as though I do not know what is causing my sorrow. For I know full well what. It began earl...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 11 Apr 2017

It's Gonna Be Great

- The president is doing great Only a fool would think Otherwise Most everyone believes We should trust him There is no cause for concern But some are saying The country is in danger People are scared ...

By: magnificent1rascal | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 15 Feb 2017

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part VIII

- Entry X – It will be difficult to attend my lectures without thinking over what happened yesterday. Even so early in the morning, my mind is flooded with the conversation I held with the Prior, a...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 08 Feb 2017

Divided

- A nation was braced for the end of the race and the close of a turbulent year – The votes had been cast, all the data amassed and the victor was soon to appear. They’d both tried to tap a mysteriou...

By: tradford | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2016

A Scathing Reply to Dirty Martini’s 'The Conning of America'

- How sad the best that we can do is picking these pathetic two for President of our United States. One a bozo quite uncouth the other cannot tell the truth A sad choice to have on our voting...

By: rantingsenior | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 26 Oct 2016

The Conning Of America

- A con man rolled into town, With a funny looking wig. Made a lot of promises, Everything will be really big. He claims he doesn’t like immigrants, Says they cause a lot of strife, But yo...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Oct 2016

Paper Bag

- Breathe in, Breathe out, Slow, Deep Can’t face the world, Can’t bear the helplessness Breathe in, Breathe out How can we cope in such a world? A cruel place, unjust Slow, Deep How d...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jul 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook I

- The Iron Rook I "You want to assassinate the royal family?" Duncan repeated the elder Sage's words slowly; doubting every word. "I prefer to call it a silent coup, but yes." Sage Ordon repli...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 20 May 2016

Padavampuzha

- Padavampuzha- A village in God’s country Kerala, the southern end state of India. The Village is highly known for its natural beauty with Cheruthoni River flowing across and highly flourished with the...

By: Madhanish | Category: General | Score: 4.5| Added: 18 Feb 2016

D.T - The Frigid Prince: Chapter 5

- The Frigid Prince: Chapter 5 As the others rushed to aid their friend Enaguille began zapping their feet with his magic; encasing them up to the ankle with an ice bracer. They struggled to break thei...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 01 Sep 2015

Where Were You?

- This is a more-or-less faithful retelling of the great, “Where Were You?” controversy that occurred back in the fall of 1951. However, due warning is hereby given that being as how the story involves...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: General | Score: 4.7| Added: 17 Aug 2015

D.T - King Abaron: Chapter 3

- King Abaron: Chapter 3 Abaron was bordering his limits of control and was ready to go berserk and tear Jeremia and Cecilo apart with his bare hands. Bethany was enraged too, but she managed to keep h...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 01 Aug 2015

D.T - King Abaron: Chapter 2

- King Abaron: Chapter 2 Abaron and Bethany returned to the council room where all were quiet and waited for them. "Has anyone gotten any fresh ideas?" Abaron asked as he took his seat. "No sire, I'm ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 25 Jul 2015

Injustice

- Justice is the lifeblood of society. It runs and fights And bleeds through my veins. Justice is the highest calling of good men. A man who cares not for justice is not a man but a beast. I am also fo...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 05 May 2015

Dance, Monkey, Dance

- Think you know me You don't know me Not the slightest You'd better think again Never considered you an enemy of mine That's a luxury I'd only give a friend See You lost that privelege With your ...

By: Magnetron | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 25 Aug 2014

Cannibalistic Bliss

- Wiping away the soaped over windows Inside, the politicians Making the fast buck From your concerns, your woes With their agendas Self serving missions Hear them declaring the shelves empty In the bac...

By: Magnetron | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 May 2014

White Noise

- “Expert” may be parsed  into meaningful meme components: “ex” signifying former and “spurt,” a drip under pressure a Fox News expert on single mothers and the black family, says derel...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Aug 2013

over miso ramen

- geopolitics with breakfast world-travel on my belly over miso ramen sharp pickled ginger earthy fresh cilantro hot red peppers rare American beef crisp green beans almost pho, now some garam masala t...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 May 2013

Water

- ruminations on desert ecosystems bring to mind all those scaly, spiky, hard survivors making a good living enduring thirst under a relentless sun cleaners circle overhead, hovering in updrafts or reco...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 06 May 2013

Confession

- “In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Bless me Father for I have sinned. It has been six months since my last confession…” “Nina? Nina is that you?” “Yes, Father.” “I’m so ...

By: d_vaced | Category: Drama | Score: 4.7| Added: 26 Feb 2013

Political Banter

- Once again it’s that time of year, When political banter seems the rage. When otherwise normal people, Try to come off as some worldly sage. I have friends who are really nice folks, Any ot...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Oct 2012

Dave and Emmett Ride Again

- This is written as a stand alone story but some of it might be better understood if you read the first two chapters starting with “The Town Drunk.” Dave Meyer and Emmett Wolf had struck it rich w...

By: Rascal | Category: Humor | Score: 4.5| Added: 02 Oct 2012

The New Concorde

- I've met someone famous today, I'm sure you will have heard of her. She's the first lady of France, Carla Bruni no less, the glamorous wife of the vertically challenged French President. Carla, as s...

By: steffanie | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2011