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Lonely Country Byways

- Let's take a ride, little one, you think. Get in the car. We need to get out with our reflections rippling across the terrain, the vistas of the musing mind today. Today it's time to think.  As thos...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 14 Nov 2018

Unmeasured Behaviour

- “Buddy, what’s the rush?” After gleefully claiming that he’s grown yet again, for the umpteenth time in the past two weeks, we once again checked his height against his previous measurement on the f...

By: Ping | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 04 Nov 2018

Teaching of time

- As a small child, I was taught Each thing has a reason The wind talks Silence speaks Open your mind Believe in yourself Time has no measure No distance is too far See with your eyes Then fee...

By: maryruth | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jul 2018

Baby Steps

- Today was a break At least that is what was told To stand on my own two feet I hold my head up high Not very tall Four foot and eleven But feeling very bold Ooh how tall I feel  As I push my ...

By: maryruth | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 28 Jun 2018

Nice Wheels

- "Nice wheels." First day of wearing his new high tops.  "Glad you like 'em." He continued with the lesson the way he did each day, rather extemporaneously, but following the chapters assigned. An...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 07 Jan 2018

LousyNick's Guide To Becoming The Ultimate Fighting Champion (Kinda)

- As we get older, we tend to forget a lot of things. How to build the perfect pillow fort, say, or how much fun it can be to climb a tree. Or just how much getting punched can hurt   See, for most of ...

By: LousyNick | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 24 May 2017

Cargo Culting: Happy Return Of The Technologically Advanced Aliens Day!

- So here's the deal: you probably think of 15 February as just That Day After Valentines Day, right? Well, yeah, it is that...but it's also so much more, a fun day in its own right, celebrated by hund...

By: LousyNick | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 15 Feb 2017

Angel Face

- Innocent one, come take my hand, as we explore God's wonderland;   Trust in me for each me day; We'll learn new lessons along the way;   God's gift to me, I promise you,  all the love a ...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Oct 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 29

- Karlsruhe. January 15th, 1941. Maria watched as Katarina left the garage, making sure she was wrapped warmly with cape and gloves and even a woolen scarf which was not strictly regulation, but ...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 02 Sep 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 17

- Katarina looked at the clock on the wall at the end of the ward, almost eleven.     She had settled already into the day to day life of the ward, which was not so different to the Charité back hom...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 24 Mar 2016

Lessons To Learn

- Hear with your ears See with your eyes Let your heart lead the way For your happy life Reach for the stars Talk to the moon Let inner peace come to you Forgive But never forget The ...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Mar 2015

Stupid Is As stupid Does

- I witnessed stupidity today, although some would have me use a nicer name. It was with a group of three youths from the college nearby talking at a local fast food chain. Each, I saw, were well dresse...

By: Pirate | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 06 Mar 2015

My New-ish Guitar

- I bought a guitar on Friday. This is no ordinary, straight out-of-the-box, ready to play thing. Nope, it’s knackered. I bought a knackered guitar? Why the buggeration? Well, because I wanted the chall...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 22 Feb 2015

The Strange White Man 34

- Carpenter decided to stay in this little town and gave Holly the option to remain or return home. She was a tad bored as this town had not yet experienced the growth spurt that their town had, it was ...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 12 Dec 2014

Can You Cook?

- I am not totally sure, but I'm guessing that most young wives are not connoisseurs or chefs when they get married, I certainly wasn't, a pot of beans and fried potatoes was a big accomplishment for me...

By: Cheryl | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 30 Mar 2014

Learning To Drive

- Most all of us remember the first time we got behind the steering wheel of an automobile. For some it was the scariest time of our lives, for others the most exciting. We lived through it though and n...

By: frogprince | Category: Memoirs | Score: 3.6| Added: 08 Aug 2013

Life

- We were together about a month  And everything seemed to be going well  Although we were parted by distance  Your Sweet words  Warmed my heart  Making me feel so special. One day you suggested ...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jul 2013

Am I Old Enough To Be Young Again?

- The thought that plays inside my mind tonight Is have I aged and reached my use by date? Will meeting young and lovely folks delight, Or have I left the search until too late? We meet, and kindred s...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Jun 2013

Our Key To Shakespeare

- "We don't understand it, Mr Wilson," says Melanie. "It’s so difficult," says Hazel. "You have to be smart for Shakespeare," is my contribution. Mr Wilson sighs. "OK, girls. Let's try Sonnet 1...

By: steffanie | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Jan 2013

From Sisyphus: School

- Our teacher handed us some seeds and said, “Go plant these in your yard and water them, then let your questions grow with every leaf. He hardly spoke except to ask what’s on our minds, and wh...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 20 Feb 2012

This is me

- It takes a lot for me, to share pieces of my heart through my words. Though it has helped me open, I still find parts still closed. This looking at myself has been a great learning for me, though ha...

By: easy_rider75 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 19 Mar 2011