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Some Moments Last Forever

- The alarm calls out again, pleading with you, begging you to get out of bed; a stubborn siren barely audible over the brewing storm in your head. Why did you even bother setting an alarm; it's not...

By: Moonbeam18 | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 22 Oct 2013

The Unexpected News.....

- I would call your name over and over;  Can you hear me? I would talk slower. I often wondered does he hear? Reading and searching with great fear. I asked the doctors if something was wrong; ...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 12 Sep 2013

the edge

- High I stood On the edge I danced My wounds mighty My spirit almost broken Down below the water raged One step closer, one more leap and all this pain would dissipate The fall would be gr...

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

V-Sign to the Sunshine, Stripy Socks and Gingas

- This musing only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Sometimes I feel that the world is a graceless place. Well, alright, I always feel that. For me, ev...

By: Daisy | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 19 Aug 2013 Editor's Pick

Depression Is A Dirty Word

- I stand on the top of the building where I work watching the congested traffic trying to make its way out of the city after a long hard day’s work. It's Friday, and it seems the entire city has decid...

By: sbyrne | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.6| Added: 24 Jul 2013

Anasazi- Manic Depression

- ***I want to add something, as an edit, because it has been brought to my attention by a friend on here that this prose-poem could be taken badly. I do not mean,  at all  that people with manic depr...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 30 Jun 2013

Crazy Calm

- This is a compilation of 4 micro fictions... making it a short flash fiction. Hope you enjoy.  *** She walks slowly down the stairs from their little bathroom. Her stomach is sick, and she f...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 May 2013

Black Hole

- Oh just let me be the black hole, Suck up all your happiness And teasing words, Spit them back out as a  bitter apology, a worthless, desperate cry of help... Stars die and plants shrive...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Mar 2013

I Tried to Help

- ------------------------------------- This work, within its first few lines, contains language or other material which some readers may find offensive. In consideration, Stories Space has hidden the p...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Mar 2013

To Write a Story

- To Write A Story Get up. Get out of bed. Get dressed. Brush teeth. Skip breakfast. Go to class. Pretend to care. Go home. Sleep. Eat dinner. Sleep. Get up. Get out of bed. Get dressed. Brush, br...

By: AlexH | Category: Young Adult | Score: 3.5| Added: 14 Feb 2013

Falling

- The ledge was only a few steps away, beneath lied the end, the solution and a new beginning. I’ve been thinking about this for a while. My mother’s boyfriend seems to be the root of all my problem...

By: skatle | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4.5| Added: 15 Feb 2013

The Ways of Depression and Self-Image

- This is not a happy one, or even a thoughtful one, this is me opening up and exposing the truth and the pain and I am not going to be thinking at all while writing this... if I do, I will not be able ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 08 Feb 2013

Abyss

- Abyss “When you gaze into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you” -Friedrich Nietzsche According to Merriam -Webster’s English Dictionary, depression is defined as, “ A psycho ne...

By: Thesaddestlandscape | Category: Memoirs | Score: 2.7| Added: 07 Feb 2013

Reflections

- I stare at you, and you stare back I hate what I see, yet still I look At my reflection Two years later I stare once more Nothing has changed I still hate what I see I hate who I am And I hate my re...

By: mhend90 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jan 2013

Depression

- You can't see me, You can't see my teary eyes, Or the tracks down my face, Or the blood slowly trickling from my wrists. Not much left. Almost gone. You can't see me, You can't see my pale face...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jan 2013

The Incident

-   It was early spring and most of the snow had melted. I found myself driving to work a little late because I just didn’t want to go, but being late for work wasn’t anything new. Maybe it had been a...

By: CanadianWriter | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 Dec 2012

Keeping Silent

- I have felt so alone, pain you would never know Pain that remains inside you, pain that will never go I have felt this pain. This pain is part of me But this part I have never let anybody see. I am a...

By: Isabelle | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Dec 2012

Alone and Lonely

- Surrounded by people laughing and joking But I stand alone, my heart is broken. Why is it that the lonely get so depressed And their emotions put to a test. Why is it that we stand alone And...

By: poetlou | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 12 Dec 2012

Raining In My Room

- Light tries to tumble through my window But it only hits the glass And bounces back into summer. Curled up on my bed, Huddled under the blanket To hide the cuts and ribboned pain, I see it throw itsel...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Nov 2012

Lost

- There is too much pain growing redwoods Through this ugly body of blubber. The world has become a teeming mass Of claw-covered, razor-toothed monsters, Chasing what is left in the void. Friends have b...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Nov 2012

Daisy Cottage

- We all have a home; a shell that we live in. For some, it is a mansion with Georgian pillars and lakes in the grounds. For others, it is a merry townhouse, near the shops where friends call every day ...

By: Daisy | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 05 Sep 2012

No More Games

- “Let’s play!” she says to me, tugging at my hand. I shake my head, planting my feet firmly and yanking my arm free from her slim fingers. Alice frowns at me, before shrugging and running towards the l...

By: mhend90 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 02 Jun 2012 Editor's Pick

Are You Ready?

- When she'd first arrived, the Valley was beautiful. It was Summer and everywhere glowed and baked and sung. The leaves on the trees blanced to white and yellow, the grapevines sagged to the soil, h...

By: belletrist | Category: Drama | Score: 4.7| Added: 12 Mar 2012

The Journey

- As I stand on the curb at the airport, awaiting my sister’s car to pull up and take me home, I reflect on the last 17 days and the adventure of a lifetime. And I thought about what had brought it all ...

By: adele | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 12 Mar 2012

This Is Me Now

- There it was, my thoughts, spelt out plainly for me to see. It was all there. I couldn’t deny what I had written, but it was painfully obvious how bad I was feeling – for two years at least. I had ca...

By: wombat | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 09 Mar 2012

Room 237

- If there was one thing that Nell hated more than anything, more than taxes, more than bridge tolls, more than wet socks and rain-sloshed shoes, morethan garbage skips on a hot day and lumped milk and ...

By: belletrist | Category: Drama | Score: 4.7| Added: 06 Mar 2012

Little Victories

- I woke up tired but inspired Then my dog desired To disobey And run away That kills my day Then I heard a drop From my rooftop I took a peek And found a leak That kills my week I lost all ambition...

By: Bill_EB | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Feb 2012

The Descent of a mind

- A plea sent up to a silent space. Begging the keepers of time to freeze these seconds in place. A descent has occurred in my mind today. the familiar face of sanity has taken leave this day. I f...

By: darklight30 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Dec 2011

Guilty Of What, I Do Not Know

- The darkness descended upon the night, So heavily you could hear it hit the ground, The birds still sang their songs by day,  But I could no longer recognize the tune. My feet ran furiously,  But I...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 22 Dec 2011

Blue Christmas

- The Thanksgiving holiday has come and gone in a blink of an eye. The Monday after the days of turkey and tryptophan, I walk into an office that’s awash with every decoration of the festive Christmas h...

By: ladysharon | Category: Drama | Score: 4.3| Added: 21 Dec 2011

Three Days is All It Takes

- Friday "I want you out of this house." Silence as I pack. "You're better off dead than doing what you're doing! You know that!? You're better off fucking dead!" I continue to pack...shirt sl...

By: Patrick | Category: Drama | Score: 4.7| Added: 27 Oct 2011

Within

- Within I feel like I've lost a battle I didn't even know that I was fighting. A war for the carnal desires and attention of my wife. I'm the one who took myself out of the fight right from the st...

By: psa384 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 21 Oct 2011

Eternal Blogger (chapter two)

- Day 67: Lying around pitying myself. The heating in this place is ridiculous, I’m either producing icicles or I’m peeling all my skin off in a bid to stop sweating all the water out of my body. I’...

By: jessttomlin | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 03 Sep 2011

Der Untergang

- Der Untergang She was a regular mom. Well, maybe not a regular considering she ran her own business, but other than that she wasn’t any different than anyone other average mom. She loved her kid...

By: elitfromnorth | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 28 Aug 2011

Musings

- I've got a twenty dollar bill rolled up that says money's best use is when it isn't being spent I roll it over and over in my brain time and time/again and again but it's all memories as that blurre...

By: Patrick | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 01 Aug 2011

Eternal Blogger (chapter one)

- Day 64: Shedding my skin and fucking crawling out of it. I can’t hack this place any more, I long for grass. Burn these buildings and walls and grow grass, and then the naughty grass. So we can al...

By: jessttomlin | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 21 Jul 2011

That Day Will Never Come Soon Enough

- What am I doing? I should be doing more with my life than just sitting here miserable. But no, here I sit at my desk, writing my thoughts in this book. Does it help? Some. Do I want it to help more? S...

By: Douglas_Daleray | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2011

We Used to Be Lovers

- Home alone, once again. You’re not here To hold me, Comfort me, Lay in bed with me. Why did we break up? I miss the weekends We spent all day In bed, cuddling, Kissing, Touching. ...

By: ladysharon | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2011

Neon Sign

- I guess I really can’t blame them. How could they be expected to know the truth, When all they see is some well-rehearsed smile, That I have been putting on in the morning, Like a clean shirt. I think...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 13 Dec 2010 Editor's Pick

Another Day

- Crazy people scream in vain, Scream for blood, curse the rain. Useless beings line the halls, Ugly pictures on the walls. Another job that I'll hate, Not gonna argue with my fate. Another girl calls ...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Nov 2010

A Fact Of Me

- Call me some sort of human or animal if you please I crawl in the depth of depression While you're in the happiness of your own home But don't get distracted by this fact Everything means something a...

By: catgirl1992 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 23 Oct 2010