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The Other Woman

- My dear, I can't help wondering what I've done, You've become so cold and distant these days, And yet we always used to have such fun, Happy together in so many ways. You could have tried a bit harde...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Apr 2017

The Little Latch Girl

- “Go on, get aht! Me and and yer ma ‘ave some business to attend to!” The little girl looked at her ‘ma’ slouched across the worn and torn sofa, the strap still tight around her upper arm and the syr...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 01 Sep 2015

The Torino's Lament

- Preamble - friends of mine have a lovely and lovingly cared for vintage car, a Ford Gran Torino. It's taken out by them on special occasions, but for a recent such event, the Torino was left at home,...

By: gypsy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Jun 2015

Being A Mother

- Being a mother A love like no other Thats how I feel Love thats so real My mother Didn't feel the same What did I do wrong? Is that my shame? She left us Sleeping babies in our be...

By: Kiera | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 May 2015

To Fear Worms

- The toddler in diapers was screaming at the door of the cheap white trailer-house. "I think his diapers need changed." My mom looked across the street with concern. We were digging worms from the f...

By: fallingdove | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 29 Jul 2013

Pea Soup

- I'm sitting in a little cafe, the kind old people eat at. The waitress has given me a menu and she has returned to get my order, but I'm still reading it. "Are you ready? Or are you still making up ...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 02 May 2013

White-Trash Abortion

- I rode my white mare past where Mary lived. The trailer-house looked like it had been dropped accidentally in front of a gray barn. She came out to the white dirt road to talk to me. Her two little br...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 26 Apr 2013

Childhood Lost

- What is the price of a childhood lost? And who is the one to pay the cost? For the child who's often left alone, And forced to grow up on their own, Left at home without a reason why, While mommy goes...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Oct 2010