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take yourself away (the place where our tears go #2)

- she took herself away too soon at sixteen could’ve given a single try to what she was but it wasn’t her call a tattoo of a finger around her face i must’ve looked for her five times, mayb...

By: lonelybalboa | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 08 May 2019

naked to flicker (the place where our tears go #1)

- nothing what am i that just that i feel it real deep under the skin above my scratched fingernails that smell like your smell your baggy clothes oh they hide you and your shapes like a ...

By: lonelybalboa | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 04 May 2019

The Scar I chose

- Life has a funny way of knocking us all down, making it seem impossible to get back up. Luckily, the human spirit is stronger than disaster, able to withstand things we thought we weren’t capable of....

By: Collapsed_Universe | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 25 Jan 2019

The Last Summer Before Life

- The red bathing suit stood out from all the others, its modest cut being a departure from the scant bikinis dominating the poolside. I noticed the girl wearing it from under an umbrella. She moved wi...

By: Amber | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4.8| Added: 16 Aug 2018

Brain Betrayal

- I will never understand or heed the voices bouncing around and ricochetting trying to lead Damaged connections and tissue warp any sense I ever have of me Self-worth not the only issue Fighting wit...

By: gillianleeza | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Oct 2017


- A clean bill of health The old farmer tried to contain his excitement he was getting his boy back, thanks to Karen's persistence. Karen and Faye brought in the desert and coffee that no one seemed in...

By: aidan | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 16 Nov 2016

Tick Tock Please Stop

- Tick, tick tock Why do I even own a clock Time wasted I march That word came back So sad we'd been on track Around we go again Promise you said No not that word Omissions I heard Wasted chances dra...

By: gillianleeza | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Oct 2016


- This musing, which is really more of an outpouring of crap, will be shorter than usual. As some of you know, I’ve been having a lot of wrist pain for the past year or two. It’s been getting progressiv...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 24 Jul 2016


- I can do this No I can't Don't say that word Over again I chant I bite my lips Fidget my hands Sweat dripping everywhere From that workout dance Fear shows up Not now! I say loud...

By: Kewilime | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.3| Added: 02 Nov 2014

A Good Day

- Today was a good day The sun warmed the morning The ocean was calm, just a soft breeze A light touch of salted air caressed my cheeks Not many days like this have I enjoyed For many months i...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Sep 2013

Jackson Goes for a Run, Realizes Why He Hates Birds

- It was the first legitimate spring day of the season. The air finally warmed, the sun was out and there was not a cloud in the sky. I decided that rather than go to the gym and pretend to be a hamste...

By: Jackson_Banks | Category: Humor | Score: 4.7| Added: 05 Apr 2013

Welcome to the Jungle

- I had assumed that I was the only person in the office at that early hour, but clearly someone was nearby as I bent over to retrieve the files I had just managed to spill all over the floor. Perhaps i...

By: Jackson_Banks | Category: Humor | Score: 4.3| Added: 01 Apr 2013


- We have all witnessed miracles, every day, the glory of the sunrise, the beauty of the sunset, the cleansing rain, the promise of the rainbow, the melodious song of children’s laughter, the miracle of...

By: wildrose_girl | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 19 Mar 2013


- My admittance to the old mental asylum wasn’t with fanfare, I was sort of sneaked in during the night. No white truck or men in white lab coats – just me the psychiatrist and my wife. He led the way ...

By: max | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 20 Jul 2012