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Love you through it

- Looking at the blank page in front of her She realizes that she could fill it a million times over With all her thoughts and emotions Currently running through her veins. But what is it that she ...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Mar 2018

Broken Ink

- She is cracked and dry Shards of what Should be. Empty air does not live here, A harsh lit space of nothingness Where blinding white Scours reject sides And spears of broken Stab the world. The wind...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Aug 2017

After The Storm

- The show went on. Billy Elliot the Musical had a run of six shows from February 24th through 27th, and March 3rd through 5th. We were sold out for all the performances. It was successful by anyone's ...

By: Survivor | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jul 2017

Stuck

- I move my feet They will not obey I'm stuck right here Where I will stay I make honest strides To leave this place No one sees I try, It makes my heart ache There's a block in my mind Or somewhere ...

By: AmethystCrow | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 03 May 2017

love at the wheel part 2: A new journey begins

-     Love at the Wheel Part 2, sequel to a live story began in 2010. It's the next journey in Charlotte White and Robert Swift's life as they now try to learn how to be in a relationship together no...

By: authorinthemaking | Category: Romance | Score: 0| Added: 16 Feb 2017

The Void

- There is only darkness Where all others hide their souls, A gravity so ugly Where the air is rank and noisome And the darkling ghosts hide screaming In the humming, chasmic void Where she hides forgo...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jan 2017

Night Child

- Searching in the low light, Twisting on the needles, Head spinning, Tongue swelling, Hands trembling, Heart aching, Eyes all grainy sleepy and I cannot drift away. Memories melting in the shadowed Cy...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Nov 2016

Bipolar

- Yesterday I was optimistic as the sun, broad as the sky, impish as the morning mist. Now I bleed, slowly, like a finger through my letterbox. Today,the sky-hooks are embedde...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Nov 2016

A Cold Winter Day

- Why should I be here when my child has gone? I'm devastated and don't know how to carry on; She had a bright future coming her way; Till everything changed on a beautiful spring day; She wa...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Oct 2016

The Voice in the Wind

- I lay in bed, breathing deeply, hoping it would distract me from my excruciating headache. Pieces of the only food I had an actual craving for floated in a bucket of vomit by my bedside. “God, why ...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 16 Oct 2016

An unwanted guest,,,,

- The age was just grey. Time had not really started. The meaning of life, had not been imparted. All days rolled in one. A never-ending strife. Through monotones, I'd created, My meaning of life. Ea...

By: AlphaMagus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Apr 2016

Half-Lives

- It’s kind of quiet and peaceful, but not a good quiet. Not like a tranquil, Japanese garden kind of quiet. This is the eye of the hurricane, the calm before the storm; like the calm before everything ...

By: incaendo | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 12 Dec 2015

A Swarm of Bees

- This musing only available on Stories Space. if you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. "Pull yourself together!" "Mind over matter..." "Don't be so ridiculous." "Get a grip." "Just c...

By: Daisy | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 28 Aug 2015

The Cool Side of the Pillow

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Languishing dreams where a heart grows still, Slowing tick of the clock drives distraction to Death'...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Aug 2015

An Enemy That Haunts My Mind

- Dedicated to combat veterans and PTSD sufferers, wherever they may be...thank you for your service... An Enemy That Haunts My Mind... In the middle of the night I lie in bed, Fighting an ...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Mar 2015

Where Tears Reign

- Here tears reign, And Self cannot be pulled together When Self is screaming, torn asunder, Where empty shell is welling up whilst Eyes of others roll Against the failings of this Selfish child, So cal...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jan 2015 Editor's Pick

A Mother's Tongue

- "We won't let them call it a break down this time,"  She says,  Wiping imagined stray hairs from my brow.  I want to laugh.  I want to cry.  I want to scream.  Medication is bliss.  I wonder th...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Jul 2014

Depression

- D rowning deep within one’s self E chos of fears and memories past P ressures of self doubt R esurfacing from time to time E roding what’s left of one’s self confidence S ee...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Feb 2014

for my father in ICU

- It's early morning the day before Thanksgiving. There came about 8 more inches of snow overnight. There's almost an expectant hush, like something more than dawn lies over the horizon. Alt...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Nov 2013

I am free

- WARNING: This brief musing contains mentions of self-harm and destructive thoughts. May be triggering to some readers, so please don't read this if it is likely to do so to you. I wrote this for a fr...

By: NyuraVanko | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 28 Oct 2013

It May Seem Crazy, But It Just Might Work

- When the Leonids came into our world we didn't have any idea where they had come from. They appeared late in November as the annual meteor shower called the Leonids put in its appearance, and so some ...

By: Survivor | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jun 2013

Mary's Little Lamb: Part 1

- Mary once had a little lamb. This lamb had magical powers. For it could baaa the most enchanting of melodies. If you heard certain melodies of this lamb, you could feel a compulsion to do many things....

By: Ididntdoit | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.3| Added: 12 Jun 2013

The End Of Things

- Their happiness taunts me, the cruelest of jokes If only they knew how I felt. My heart in pieces, just a shell of a man Cursing God, for the cards that were dealt. May your heart be broken a thousan...

By: Liz | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 07 Mar 2013

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

Green Walls

- They keep telling me that I need to stay here, inside these green walls. They say that I need time to rest and time away from everything and everybody else. I don’t believe them, but I also know th...

By: darklight30 | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 31 Dec 2011

Life Is But A Journey

- You know that I must leave you, The end is surely near, We both knew this day would come, Please don't shed a tear. Life is but a journey, Beginning with our birth, I'd like to think it continues on,...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Oct 2010