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Grandpa's Secret Tears

- Grandpa awoke with tears in his eyes. He knew something was wrong and it saddened him. He sucked air through the nose mask. The CPAP machine hissed. The air that did not go into his lungs escaped th...

By: Wordpusher715 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 05 Aug 2018

Half of My Roots

- Looking at a picture, you are captured in time. So long ago, it sends good chills up my spine. You toiled together to make the bare land go. Made a home, a place for your children to grow. I ne...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Apr 2015

The Warmest Word

- I enter your room softly and quietly. The dog sleeping on the floor wags his tail, as he wakes. I walk to your bed and stand gazing down, as you sleep. Your covers lay in a heap at your feet. You sle...

By: frogprince | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 06 Nov 2014

Rambling and Reminiscing

- What is the point of a second hand hat? That, I fear, is a misnomer. Should it not be second head? After all, one wears a hat on the head, so that terminology seems bonkers, to me, at least. Shoes are...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 04 Oct 2013

The Trapper

- My Grandpa was little and old. He sat all day long looking into his coffee cup and smoking. Sometimes he sat in the kitchen. One day he saw a small mouse. He got up and rummaged through the junk dra...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 Feb 2013