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Challenge: Linda Ronstadt -- RdW

- “You guys are nuts.” The Skeptic was in rare form as the four men studied the petite singer flitting around on the dim stage.   “I mean, sure she’s cute, but in a small-town high school cheerleader...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 05 Feb 2019

Challenge: Linda Ronstadt - RuNe

-   The 29th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. The whistling sounds and applause of thousands of excited audience members echo in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, while ...

By: rune | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2019

Out of Time

- Scoot Or you'll get the boot Or maybe the knife Or maybe the noose Perhaps we'll just cut out your life Or throw you off the caboose Some people take forever to decide Between all the choices we gi...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2019

Challenge : Linda Ronstadt - CuriousAnnie

- "I just recorded this," the woman in a lived-in Betsey Johnson dress shyly said. Then she sang the opening line, "I'm going back someday..." How dare she sing Roy Orbison, I thought, she is not wort...

By: CuriousAnnie | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2019

Challenge: Linda Ronstadt - Gypsy

- "Start random playlist," he said, waiting expectantly, unseeing eyes turned straight ahead. Two guitar chords, loud and clear, shook loose a memory. He knew what was coming. Singing, she entered th...

By: gypsy | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2019

Challenge: Linda Ronstadt - - Ping

- “What’s your name, sweetie?” The young girl scanned the smoky room's self-absorbed, faceless heads before answering. “Linda,” the MC repeated, “How old are ya, darlin’?” After mumbling her respons...

By: Ping | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jan 2019

Challenge - Linda Ronstadt - Dreamcatcher

- As I leaned back against the bar, the crowd hushed as she walked out into the light. Finally, she spoke. “Hi. I’m Linda Ronstadt.” The crowd stood and applauded. Her smile glowing as she gazed back...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2019

Challenge: Linda Ronstadt -- Survivor

- Maybe once upon a time a pretend first lady. The luscious lady love of a sometimes presidential candidate steps up to the mic. "I'm Linda Rondstadt - we march to Different Drums." The Torchy Rock s...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Jan 2019

Challenge: Linda Ronstadt. - Annamayzing

- “They're going to hate me!” “What? Why” “Well, look at them out there. Thousands of people. I haven't entertained thousands of people in my life. Okay,okay. So I sang for a few people in clubs and ...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jan 2019

November 21st at 6:58am

- Kane looked up at the dark, snowy clouds that filled the sky before his eyes zeroed in on a snowflake, following it until it hit against his skin, melting away. He tightened the red scarf around his ...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jan 2019

Aegean Adventure

- “You’re planning on doing WHAT ?” Isabella exclaimed, her voice emerging higher and louder than she expected, but her startled outburst had little or no effect on her group of friends. The men of t...

By: henrietta_fielding | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 30 Dec 2018

Time and Tide

- “Ronnie, I got them!” Harriet Mitchell bounded up the steps to her friend's front door waving a nondescript white envelope above her head. “They came this morning!” Veronica Pickles, 'Ronnie' to h...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 17 Dec 2018

Our Time Will Not Run Out

- The concept we invented  Within the human mind The passage of our lives Is Time for everyone  It seems that Time is warping  Keeps warping as we age It bends Contorts  To make us lose The fabric of...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Dec 2018

The Ghosts of Time

- “Let’s call this class to order, shall we?” The Professor looked as aged as the two-century-old building he was teaching in. Dressed smartly for his age though, he had the physical presence that outs...

By: Wordpusher715 | Category: Humor | Score: 4.8| Added: 02 Dec 2018

Just In Time

- Time. A valuable commodity to some. Not so much to others. You, for example. Clock-watching your work day. Each hour creeping by as if in a time warp. Rushing home for dinner. Spend time with the ki...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 17 Nov 2018

The Revolutions Began

- As time passed It could be truly dull and grating tediousness It was the same The same over and over again The world lived and was  Life lived and died It passed in deliberate inertia As did t...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Nov 2018

Hourglass

- A crystal hourglass As the sands Flow inside makes That every second That every minute That every hour That every day Wasted precious time A measuring time By the hourglass, That contain tiny Grain ...

By: rune | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Nov 2018

New Year Fear and Hope

- I face this year with trepidation; fearing my next destination. Ogres and trolls -of this past year- may cross a bridge into the New Year. I worry life is no longer a thrill and I'm nothing more than...

By: Wordpusher715 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jun 2018

Live!!

- Have you Ever.... Walked up on a fawn so young, it just froze in place, and tried to shrink into the grass? Stood beside a raging stream in full flood, and felt the tumultuous anger? Just run as ha...

By: Vern_Fawcett | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Oct 2016

Slow she walks

- Slow she walks, with her eyes closed, into the darkness. She doesn't need eyes to see, ears to hear or senses to sense, what dangers lie ahead. Here walks a focused girl, in a straight path, numb to...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 Oct 2016

stress lists

- I have been challenged to write out 2 lists of things to do in 30 minutes. Two lists? Yes. I have so much shit to do, I don’t know where to start. So, I have accepted the challenge and have 19 minutes...

By: adi_me | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 14 Sep 2016

The Wild Gypsy Soul

- The desert is dry and arid. I am wandering around aimlessly looking for some sort of oasis in this barren wasteland. I keep a look out for wild animals and snakes waiting to make me their next meal....

By: writerchick | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 22 May 2016

Challenge

- You were just A challenge That’s all you were To me I don’t think I liked you much But wished You wanted me And wanting it So badly Needing To prevail Thinking Planning Plotting Determine...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 May 2016

Missed chance

- “Why did you miss your chance, you would have won this race. Don’t you know the prize money” my friend growled at me. Other day… When I was coming back after registering for the race, I heard a ...

By: Fewniks | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Mar 2016

Shell Game

- She stands before you So sincere Her heart is on display Cradled in her outstretched hands Held so tenderly You melt to see her standing there You want so to believe And to accept her offering Your...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Sep 2015

Singularly Special?

- This musing only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. They say that there is someone for everyone. If that's the case, then somewhere out there, in that ...

By: Daisy | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 12 Sep 2013

Choice

- What does a number mean? Can one's thoughts truly be scored? Is this a race, winning the highest vote? Many shun the chance to shine Others boast, thinking they are tops While some prefer to...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jan 2013

Dreaming

- Alone in this darkness, no others in the universe, nothing to see or hear. Eyes seemingly blind, forever beside myself, only silence gracing my ear. Solitude not so serene, loneliness being my...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Oct 2012

The Triumph Of Trial

- Pledged in our minds are words of wisdom Chants about free will Until the fork in the path appears And hope dissolves in the eyes of Challenge

By: MamboX | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 31 May 2012

Me and God

- No one believes this story when I tell it, but it’s as true as a black cup of coffee on a winter morning. I’m used to weird looks and I know what they’re thinking, but it doesn’t matter to me, althou...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Humor | Score: 4.4| Added: 01 Feb 2012

Initiation

- Mike hung by his toes at the edge of the quarry. He took a deep breath and pictured himself diving into the milky water 20 feet below. The water was said to be 50 feet deep at its center but neither h...

By: Monet | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 May 2011