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- That day he'd booked a table at my favourite restaurant. It was his usual way of saying sorry. Now, we stood in groups outside the church. I gathered condolences like confetti, each a brief flurry o...

By: VikaJ93 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 31 Aug 2020

Funeral Music

- As the organist sounded the final chords of Be Still My Soul, Ruth's six grandsons rose from their seats. Together they raised her oak veneer casket aloft. Only Adam, her seventh grandson, remained s...

By: VikaJ93 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Aug 2020


- The first time I was 'around' death, for want of a better term, I was seven, maybe eight years old. For whatever reason I cannot recall the specific age I was or the exact time of year, all I know is ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 27 Nov 2016

In Lieu of Flowers

- I was selfish in life but will be selfless in death A narrow minded boy, confining a soul of great breadth In lieu of flowers, make me seem philanthropic Make me out to be kindest, on sympath...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

The Secret Life of Mrs Faulkner - Chapter One

- Cruel World: He was vaguely aware of someone entering the room and the sounds they were making, how they were disturbing the peace he had created for himself, interrupted his little world and penetr...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jul 2016

Something Inside Joe Mesh - Part 2

- He had craved the taste of his very last bottle of beer waiting for him in the fridge the entire way home. By the time he placed his hand on the knob of the front door he could feel the lightly carbon...

By: wh2287 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 30 May 2016

Something Inside Joe Mesh - Part 1

- “My heart hurts,” Joe replied when asked how he was feeling by his doctor and long-time acquaintance, Farnsworth Banes. Blinded by the light being shined in his eyes, Joe thought about what he was g...

By: wh2287 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 29 May 2016

a funeral

- Death and decay call for a meaningful day gathered around a hole in the ground questions and mourning depicted from the sobs preacher says impersonal message as a goodbye A box holding a body goes...

By: Wilz | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Mar 2016

It's Too Late to Say I'm Sorry

- It was all my fault, really. I did this to myself, I let people control me. I listened to the hungry barks of men and the curling breaths of the hounds around me and let the big bad wolf get to me. ...

By: palela | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 15 Nov 2015

The Dull

- Yesterday, underneath such grey skies, a funeral and one more friend gone Today, too many quiet moments, an unasked for and unwanted lull Within, just beneath the unfeigned calm, lies what many w...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Oct 2015

Pure Heart: Chapter One

- "...and every night I miss you I can just look up and know the stars are holding you, holding you, holding you tonight." -Tonight by FM Static. The cemetery is empty when she reaches it; silent ex...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 04 Apr 2015

He left her today

- He left her today She sits back in the car The ride back to their home Really isn't very far. He left her today Helped out by her son Said they couldn't help him That nothing could be done. He ...

By: meredith | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Sep 2013

It Matters

- "The internet is just another shit catalyst." "How do you figure that?" "What do you mean how do I figure that? I just told you whenever I write shit down I always say too much...practically turning ...

By: Patrick | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jul 2011

Gone Too Soon

- Pow, pow, pow! The bullets rain Down. Blood gushes everywhere People run for their lives Families mourn the Deaths of the Innocent bystanders Crying, sorrow, eulogies The casket lowered into the Gro...

By: ladysharon | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Dec 2010

What If?

- She stood there out of place. Nobody wanted her there and she was pretty sure she didn’t want to be there either. Her black dress hung awkwardly over her large belly. She had a speech prepared but kne...

By: rxtales | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 21 Oct 2010