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Crowded Hall

- These halls feel crowded  Smothering me  So many voices  I need to feel free   Walking faster towards you  I know you’ll be there  Just give me a few more minutes  I’m coming I swear    The...

By: HisAmelia | Category: Poetry | Added: 12 May 2018

The Rabbit Hole

- She climbs out of her dark chamber  Searching for warmth and light Tired of the cold and darkness  Ready for a brand new sight    Inching her way onwards Determined to find freedom  She sheds ...

By: HisAmelia | Category: Poetry | Added: 16 Apr 2018

Broken Lives : Chapter 8

- "Miss, Vena! Welcome back!" "Aye, Vena. It's been a while sweet heart." "Yo! Vena! Over here!" "Molo, Vena. Kuye mzuzwana, abe na?" "Hey, Vena!" "Welcome back, miss snake. What'll it be tonight?...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jul 2017

In Memory Of Those Who Have Gone Before.

- Hello, I'm Saffie and I'm just eight years old. I hope you'll forgive me if I don't make much sense, But I'm a bit confused just at this moment And I don't quite understand what's going on. Mum and D...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 May 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 7

- Hate was such an unusual thing. Hate could be applied to so many things: enemies, animals, emotions, random people, freedoms, abilities, on and on unto infinity. But for Alex, hate was the emotion he...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 0| Added: 30 Jan 2017

At The Table of Life

- I'm feasting at this the table of life, No knife no fork just a blunt knife. My plate is filled and I can't get through fast enough, I'm filled but the waiter willing adds more stuff. There heaps...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapters 4 & 5

- She couldn't understand it. None of it made any sense to her. No one should have been able to find her, least of all an idiotic weakling like him. She could have sworn she had covered all her steps b...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jan 2017

The Sea

- I cast my bait And wait and wait My reflection changes, with every wave My emotions all buried in different graves There say there's plenty of fish in the sea, so I surf into the sunset Plenty o...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 3

- "Uggh, why do I have to find her? Why couldn't she have just stayed in the room like all the other patients?" Alex grumbled as he trudged through the dense underbrush. He nearly fell when his foot br...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jan 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 2

- Her name was Revenance Widow, but to her friends, she was known as Vena. She was only sixteen years old but already known as a highly skilled treasure hunter amongst amateur adventurers. She had rece...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 05 Dec 2016

Broken Lives : Chapter 1

- "If you could have one thing, what would it be?" "Hmm?" he asked. "If I could have one thing? Well, that's an easy one. But before I tell you, what about you? What would you want?" "What!?" his pa...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 28 Nov 2016

Broken Lives : Prologue

- Peace shattered in an instant. Nothing left for us here. The world had gone from splendor to dust. What little hope remained faded the moment we looked out to our little scarred planet. But even in ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Nov 2016

Change

- Try it, you might like it It’s really not so rough Once you get the hang of it And practice just enough To some, it’s second nature Others search the net Still others look to guidance books (Mine i...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 May 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

Training Mantra of the Gingerbread Girl

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Run, run, And I'll let you pass; You can catch me, I'm the gingerbread lass. But I don't care if you'r...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Oct 2014

Lament For The Lost

- This song only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. ~~~The sea speaks ~~~ Wash my tears away with rain; Leave my shadowed heart by the sea. I've ...

By: Daisy | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jun 2013 Audio version available

Mile 12

- When I was a kid, I used to run everywhere. Down through the woods to Cheryl Pierce’s house, 1/4 mile away. Out the gravel driveway, and across the street to the mailbox to get my Captain Midnight Dec...

By: DLizze | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 28 Nov 2012

The Amazing Jack Shadow

- I want to tell you a true story of a man. Not a celebrity in any sense, although he was quite well known in his very small town, where most everyone knew everyone else, or knew of them. He wasn't a po...

By: Rascal | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Nov 2012

From Morning Songs: Still Holding Those Ideals

- Being older doesn’t make me any less a kid still holding what was precious then, though now they’re tarnished and I must confess dulled by these aging hands and yet, again and again I hold ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Mar 2012

I Am

- I am committed and determined I wonder do slow and steady really do win the race I hear my name being called I see myself as a recipient of something great I want to share my reward with the runners-u...

By: ladysharon | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 26 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: Reaching Out

- Looking up these nights at you, Dear Stars, my eyes, my thoughts, my soul reaching out to where we touch in space, where the forces of our orbits intersect high above my life, where we are ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 10 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

From Sisyphus: Futility

- Almost there, almost to the place l never reach, almost as high as I can climb and lift this stone. I see the crest-- then look down at my feet, my sweaty arms and chest and think how...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 06 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: My Stone

- This stone is more than stone, more than weight against my arms, my shoulders, my neck-- more than a stone my legs must shove, my hands must grasp, my lungs must grunt into-- more than a m...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 05 Feb 2012

Sisyphus

- Note: Several people have asked why I use the name Sisyphus and so I’ve decided to publish several of the poems over the next few days from my book length poem based on the myth. You will see that all...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Feb 2012

Herman Podolsky and the Brahms' Violin Concerto

-     When Herman Podolsky was nine years old, his parents bought him a violin and he began taking lessons at the Brooklyn Settlement House, a neighborhood community center for poorer children in the ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Humor | Score: 4.9| Added: 30 Jan 2012