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The Long Road Home. Chapter 1.

- The Mediterranean. January 15 th , 1943 Matron Katarina Langsdorf leaned on the rail at the stern of the old tramp steamer, the coast of Libya having long been lost to her sight by distanc...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jan 2019

The Apotheosis Of The Word Of Justice

- As we stand on the edge of catastrophe, A despairing poet, I can no longer Follow my Zen like some hippie troubadour, Riding my Harley across the dusty roads With my battered old Gibson Les Paul guit...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Sep 2018

An Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Christmas

- Dedicated to my precious cousin, an IBS sufferer, without whom I would never have the keen appreciation that I do for my own regularity. ***An IBS Christmas*** It probably does seem myopic juxtapos...

By: rantingsenior | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Nov 2017

A Special Letter

- A lovely letter was addressed to me The words were very nice This letter filled me with glee It was rather concise The words made me cry It was a note about my life My eyes were not dry The letter s...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 26 Mar 2017

You have you

- Was I never enough? I know I have given my all I have loved you more than I could ever love myself I have given you all there is to me But still, you have left me Alone, broken and irreparable ...

By: GenlyAryl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Jul 2016

Do You See Me?

- What do you see When you glance my way Do you see the woman I was? Or the one who stands before you today? The frightened one Who was always so unsure If what she was doing Would work out in...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 May 2016

Prologue - Shadows of the Dragon

- The low hum of twenty cement trucks permeated the construction site. Six trucks lined the edges of the pour site, while ten more idled in a long line around the perimeter ready to replace the others a...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 29 Mar 2016

Courage In a World Full of Darkness

- The darkness had come for her with determination and he had destroyed it without mercy and without question. He had drenched himself in the blood of evil men, for  her . ……… We co...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 23 Sep 2015

Nobody's Victim

- It takes so long To recover and heal From a physical attack It’s so hard to deal The physical pain Will eventually go But life is never the same Yet not many will know Fear will always lin...

By: lg68 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jul 2015

Be Like Cheetah

- 'The eyes should be on the target only after opting the goal Cheetah getting famished sets the ambition to chase a Deer, Doesn't stop until the purpose is clear, Doesn't gets confused by see...

By: aravindbhargava31297 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Jan 2015

Blood And Rose

- One is given for the glory of cause, And other a promise to keep the vows One is presented for faith and honour, To prove loyalty to them one owes The other a symbol of peace and affection, ...

By: AshTrayFiasco | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2015

You are enough!

- She hides herself away scared hoping wanting someone, anyone to care enough to come and look for her and offer her a hand. She waits minutes turn to hours which turn to months and years. She...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2014

Pill

- The world is full, Of good and bad, Joy and happiness, And misery so sad, When all is hale, We're so glad, When woe prevails, Grief is ironclad. Old and worn, Seems to creak, Smiles can’t h...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Sep 2014

RELEASED

- I opened my front door, stepping out of the dusky apartment block hallway into my lounge room, and saw the answering machine flashing wildly. Ten messages. I felt a moment of dread as I wondered how m...

By: lifedancer2 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.2| Added: 24 Nov 2013

Solarites Ch 12

- It was the beginning of the end, and days passed by like a blur. I hardly remembered what happened during the day, but every detail of each night for the past two weeks etched my mind. Strict enforce...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 Jul 2013

The Rain

- It's raining again. The drops fall like brittle, cold flecks of ice. On the porch I watch as the puddles overflow. The weather reflects my mood. Dreary. The shadowing clouds above let me know the r...

By: youngmommy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jan 2013

From Sisyphus: HEROES

- My heroes do not throw the javelin through space to land beyond the farthest line, nor do they race the country roads in record time, or lead their soldiers over battlefields and bring ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 19 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: Anarchy

- Our crime was anarchy. Ignoring laws, building fires, blocking streets, shouting, “NO! NO! in the market place. We climbed their walls, threw stones at their houses, sat at their gat...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 13 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: The River

- Our river was a miracle, (which one is not). It came to us because of thirst. It came because our land was cracked and brown and barren as the desert. It came because we needed her, that’s our...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: Suicide

- If I let go this rock would crush my bones and end this punishment. The gods who put me here think they have control but do not know that they have none. I keep this stone alive ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 07 Feb 2012

The L Word

- Is love polite and sometimes shy Does love sit tight yet sometimes cry Does love ever own the right to lie Is love allowed to wonder why Is love far off or close and near Can there be times when love...

By: CzechHimOut | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 Oct 2010