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Love And War

- There is a battle raging inside you, It’s beating you down, Until you forget which side you’re on, You punish me with your internal war. The war, The constant tug-of-war, Causing endless battles, Al...

By: Molly | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2018

Another Time Another Universe

- In that other universe, we are the lucky ones. In that other universe, we have finally made it. In that other universe, we never experienced what we experienced here. Life never weathered or hardene...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2018

Silence

- Your silence is so loud, It screams into the darkness, Flowing through my brain, Making me feel insane.   The pounding sound, Threatening to tear me down, Running through my heart, Ripping me...

By: Molly | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Mar 2018

Kindred Spirits, Distant Hearts. Chapter 13

- Tripoli. June 8 th , 1941   A whole month had gone since Maria arrived in North Africa and the time was passing by almost unnoticed. The patients who came to her ward were mostly suffering...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 27 Oct 2017

The Night Everything Changed

- Our lives were perfect We lived a normal life I was happy when we met I enjoyed being your wife We loved each other always Enjoyed living our lives Everything changed one day That night when we died...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 03 Oct 2017

Harborers of Hate

- Hate gives us peace of mind. Knowing that we are feeling something relaxes us in a twisted, unknown way. Hate convinces us that it is all we have left. That, there is no fight left in us. That it wil...

By: GossamerandGrey | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jul 2017

Never Saw Paris

- Young innocent life Burdened unfairly Much older now Remains unjust Invisible pain Tears no one’s seen Taker’s still take This giver’s mistake Please remember It's not your fault Will always be min...

By: Ping | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 May 2017

Out Of The Darkness

- I wake on my left side, shivering from the cold. I fumble for the comforter but come up empty-handed. Annoyed, I roll onto my back thinking I'll have to wrestle it from Ben, my blanket-stealing husban...

By: bella685 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Nov 2016

A Very Hard Decision

- This cell in the womb is alive It needs to be protected too  Should it live or die The young mother has no clue She was raped and held down Unfortunately now pregnant No smiles just frowns This ...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 14 Nov 2016

All Mixed Up

- I never know how to say My mind has gone away Turning black from gray I hate being this way Whispered confusion Mixed within delusion And fearful destitution Seeking restitution Gasping for air Und...

By: adi_me | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 25 Sep 2016

Nobody Understands

- She hates who she is She doesn't let people in She wishes she was his He deceived her with sin She feels as she's dying She loved him so much There was lots of lying No more loving touc...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 12 Sep 2016

Time Taking

- I've heard it said All things take time Healing a heart Filling a mind But in a second You are left behind Forgotten alone Love is a dream Friendships faded I silently scream Someone wake me What doe...

By: adi_me | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jul 2016

Molded Mess

- You're like the jack to my coke Jelly to my peanut butter Mint to chocolate Everything that flows together But you'll never be my sunshine Nor the refreshing rains Cooling my skin on hot days Ju...

By: HisAmelia | Category: Poetry | Added: 05 Jul 2016

Mama Didn’t Show Me How to Cope - Chapter 1

- I had about five minutes to think this over. Picture this: I’m sitting in the bathroom taking a dump, I have a case of diarrhea and stomach cramping due to having a stomach infection that occurred rig...

By: marigolds | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jun 2016

Mama Didn’t Show Me How to Cope

- I. Depression /dəˈpreSH(ə)n/ noun A mental condition characterized by feelings of severe despondency and dejection, typically also with feelings of inadequacy and guilt, often accompanied by...

By: marigolds | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jun 2016

My Stalker

- I can't rest because you're there You're my stalker who knows me I know you watch me everywhere I wish you'd just leave me be I never asked for this attention Your presence gives me chills ...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 31 May 2016

The Nurses. Chapter18

- Amiens. June 11 th 1940 Maria woke at Six. As the DMO had promised, she had been given instructions to report for her induction course at Eight, so she had two hours to prepare herself and ta...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 09 Apr 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

She Who?

- Why does it always have to be That other she Instead of me? Or anyone really Why's it gotta be she She is not nice She is not mean She is the past Our future is unseen She's not your Queen. You take...

By: adi_me | Category: Musings | Score: 4.6| Added: 19 Mar 2016

No Lie

- At work, this morning and the phone rings. I know who it is before I pick it up. It's Sunday, so there is only one other department open today. The Front Office. I pick up the phone, and before I can ...

By: adi_me | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 06 Mar 2016

Fire and Ice

- On a clear, icy cold night in December, I find myself standing facing a raging bonfire. It’s the night of the winter solstice, and a group of people in this nowhere town have an annual tradition of a ...

By: TooShy678 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 17 Jan 2016 Editor's Pick

Rise and Fall Ch 2

- Dia jolted awake as a blood-curdling scream echoed through the house. Her immediate reaction was the boys didn't listen and decided to screw with Fatima. She bolted from her bed and threw the door ope...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 03 Sep 2015

My Angel That Is you

- I got a letter In the post From one  I love the most But what does it mean? I don't understand? Did you send it? Or did he to be underhand? I hope it was from you But there was no note I want it to...

By: Kiera | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 27 Aug 2015

Somewhere in Between

- Somewhere in between, the useless child I was defined to be, and the man I hope to someday become, lies a path I can barely see or understand Somewhere in between, the liberation and joy at being tol...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.8| Added: 12 Aug 2015

Inherent Confusion

- A quiet day to myself, dinner alone at a table for two, days without contact with another soul I avoid stepping outside at all, until I want even base interaction, and have to force myself to be...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jul 2015

CCTC

- Unless you hide yourself away You’ll likely meet one on most days You know the kind - they seem quite nice If not, then they are harmless types You share a laugh, a latte, lunch Or if online, you ta...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jun 2015

What are we now?

- We have been through many things together It now feels like we are strangers You still mean a lot to me However, I do not know where I stand. I hear you say a mixture of things Like you w...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 21 May 2015

Into The Garbled

- I could smell the peculiar saltiness of the sea and the waves were audible to me. My eyes fluttered open to the bright blue sky and I had to shut them back quickly due to the scorching sunlight. Afte...

By: azuma | Category: General | Score: 4.5| Added: 21 Mar 2015

Ephemeral XII

- Ephemeral - Being a series of short stories that allow the reader to look in on the day to day interactions of a fictional couple. Flitting in tone from absurd to funny and at times even to ...

By: gypsy | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 16 Mar 2015

I have no story to tell

- When the words cut off, my lips quiver with the thought of what else, I can say. As I pour my heart out all over this blank screen, I can't help but wonder what purpose I have for doing this. I don't...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 12 Feb 2015

Heart-Mind Perils

- Understanding the human mind isn't difficult as compared to understanding the human heart. The heart is crazier than the mind. Mind is black and white, but the heart is gray. You apply your mind to de...

By: azuma | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 26 Dec 2014

Locked

- It is a windswept house; yet still. The windowless walls are impenetrable; the lone tenant doesn’t bother to try the door, any more than she would aim a camera at the sky to make sure it’s the...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 13 Oct 2014

Lost

- Walking down this dark path Having been here before Trying to find the light But never knowing what it looks like I continue walking Remembering everything We shared Felt Heard ...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 Apr 2014

father

- You cry out but I refuse to hear. You don’t longer have a place here. Can’t you get that through you skull? I know, I know You are the one who give me life, but I can’t change the fact ...

By: saki1995 | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 13 Apr 2014

this boy

- This boy, His eyes tells a story. His smile tells a memory. His words tells his pain. This boy, Is the one I’m so confused. His face is mark in my mind. Why can’t I shake him off?...

By: saki1995 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Apr 2014

Life

- The sun is shining, birds are chirping And there is a gentle breeze, Overall it is a beautiful day, However I am surrounded in darkness Feeling scared, unsure and very alone. Going thro...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Mar 2014

Where Am I?

- Stormy weather. Nice to be out in. There’s a cyclone on the horizon and it looks pretty. I don’t know why, but I have this strange compulsion to look directly at it. It’s taking houses, trees, everyth...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Adventure | Score: 4.1| Added: 24 Feb 2014

Her life is over

- She sits on the cold tile floor of the bathroom, naked and alone. She has been betrayed and abandoned, lost and confused. She has tried to climb her way back, to fight through the tears. She is no lon...

By: Finallyatpeace | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.4| Added: 17 Feb 2014

I Wish I Saw What You See

- You tell me these things I don't understand They boggle my mind and make my soul smile To think that someone like you Would see someone like me And see what you say you see. You tell me I'm Cute... ...

By: Belthazor | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 24 Sep 2013

Lost

- Today I sit here watching the rainfall the soft pitta patta of the raindrops hitting the ground,  match the tears that run down my face. Remembering the moments we shared that made me feel so ...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 12 Jul 2013

Solarites Ch 11

- A three foot ring of crystal plants were illuminated around us. If any Solarites were around, we would have been spotted almost immediately. The thought made me shiver, but I highly doubted there wou...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 17 Jun 2013

Perplexed

- Confused I am at times. Putting together rhymes. How do others view me? Do they see the real me? Can they truly visualize? Do they merely fantasize? Can another really feel? My thoughts with zea...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Dec 2012

Confusion

- C - Confounding O - Overcomplicating N - Numbing F - Flabbergasting U - Underlying S - Sedating I - Intimidating O - Occupying N - No understanding

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 23 Feb 2012

Love's Puzzle

- I want you More than any man has ever In any form I can have you Whether I have to wilt away And slither back to where it is I came from I need you More than the deserts wish for rain To supplicate t...

By: OHT | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 11 Jan 2012

What did you see

- What did you see when you looked at me The woman who gave her heart, so young and carefree The woman who you claimed with a ring of diamonds and gold Do you see the woman you promised to love, honor, ...

By: wildrose_girl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 10 Jan 2012

My Intangible Truth

- I search for something but am blinded by the reflective haze of life’s superficiality Trying to unshackle myself of fear I had hoped to reach Nirvana with unconstrained honest spirituality See...

By: Louise | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jan 2012

Paths

- Some are short Some are long Some turn left Some turn right Some lead up a hill Some lead down Some appear bright Some appear dark Some lead straight through Some lead to dead ends Some ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 01 Jan 2012

Crossing the Line

- You want to know the real reason why sleeping with your friends is a very bad idea? I learned that lesson the hard way back four years ago when I hooked up with Billy. We started out as friends back...

By: ladysharon | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 29 May 2011