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Cornish Hen

- Spawning the dead with the night's lilliputians. When I was but a loose nail in a granite garden. But a corpse must grow too dark heights of blue veins and all those lovely things. That tickle the bo...

By: Adagio | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 27 Nov 2020

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


- Why are you such a jerk, brain? Why is this the time of day I suddenly feel most awake and alive? Seriously, I must question my sanity entirely when at 4:37am I am so over the not sleeping and all the...

By: sweetangel | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 09 Sep 2016


- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Put a little light in this little lamp of mine, Trim the wick and clean the soot, And rearrange the s...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 May 2016


- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Light is the demon who clothes us in iron, Broken the fae in the gift for our souls. Here is the coal...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 May 2016


- where is the point of the circle where does a dot draw the line how do I straighten up an angle how could I ever call you mine? what's after red and blue and yellow what’s after first si...

By: giotoudv | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 May 2015


- Insomnia Listening: cars Listening: clock Listening: pipes Listening: thoughts Listening, thoughts Take them away, cars Take them away, clock Take them away, pipes Listening: thoughts Listening, ...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Mar 2015

Hours Before Dawn

- Implacable thoughts Like a slow dripping leak Like the drone of an alarm just out of reach Too persistent to let me sleep Too soon, I think morning has come, and rise The steady trill of...

By: Amber | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Dec 2013

The Abyss

- It slays my heart And rips at my torn soul, This dark abyss of nothingness. It takes hold, But I fight it. I feel it following me Like a shadow I cannot escape. Sometimes I can fight...

By: Blue | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 26 Sep 2013

My Summer Obsession

- I'm sure you don't remember the first time we met. I say "met"; it was but a brief moment in which two strangers passed each other by, one barely noticing the other, if at all, but leaving an unmistak...

By: clum | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jul 2013

Insomnia's Children

- He comes first, lumbering out of the gloomy shadows. Half-asleep, I try to protest, but his fist curls around my collar and he yanks me out of bed. He is the hardened villain of my nightmares who both...

By: Tiula | Category: Humor | Score: 4.5| Added: 28 Aug 2012