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Night Streets-Chapter 2

-       “Hey Andrew,” Jeremy began. “You know, when you said you had exams to study for, I thought you meant you were going to study for them after our little outing.” Andrew rolled his eyes. Sar...

By: Perwinkle123 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 07 Sep 2018

Shadows and Streets-Chapter 1

- Sarvanez shifted in her chair. The corset pinched into her waist and it was every bit as uncomfortable as it looked. How do the women here wear these every single day? She thought to herself, feeli...

By: Perwinkle123 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 31 Aug 2018

Making Decisions

- Like most ideas, it seemed a good one at the time. And when my bubbling daughter Claire enthused, “Great! Go for it, mum,” the decision was made. But now I was having second thoughts. Nothing unusua...

By: JWren | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jan 2016

More Than Just A Kiss, part seven – Testing Mark

- Minutes after her fiance’ stormed away, pouting over not getting his way during their time alone, she decided to test how a certain other man would act in a similar situation. Gwen Kaplan stood...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.5| Added: 06 Nov 2015

More Than Just A Kiss, part six – Johnny’s Visit

- She had two lovers: the fiance’ she’d loved for years and wanted to marry, and this new man, the one she couldn’t stop seeing.. . Gwen Kaplan sat in one of the small, doorless cubicles that lined ...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.9| Added: 28 Oct 2015

You’ll Have To Ask

- It occurred to Mark Cahill that things could be one hell of a lot worse. He was out of his room at the nearby Manhattan veterans’ hospital, sitting in a coffee shop on Lexington Avenue and staring ac...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Oct 2015

They Were Expendable

- Not for the first time, he wondered if he was destined to become just another aimless, wounded war “hero” in an era when wars and heroes were no longer in fashion. "What’s dat stuff on your f...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 24 Aug 2015

Keeping Her Safe- Family greetings

- “Here we are,” Miles said stopping in front of an apartment building. I was still taping as I got out. “You can help unload if you put that thing down,” Miles said sounding like a dad. “You wish, I ...

By: Ladybug | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 05 Feb 2015

Arriving in New York

- “We’re going shopping and by my parents today,” Tara said coming to the table the next morning. I looked up from my food and dropped my fork but grabbed it before anyone could tell how scared I was b...

By: Ladybug | Category: Drama | Score: 3.7| Added: 28 Jan 2015

More Than Just A Kiss: Conclusion?

- Blurb: She felt excited, nervous, maybe even a little scared. Most of all, her mind kept spinning trying to figure out just how she’d ever gotten herself into this room, at this moment and, most of a...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.9| Added: 27 May 2014

Over

- A soft breeze flowing through the boughs of the deciduous trees, racing its way across empty fields of grass and slow moving streams and ponds, carrying on it the music of the night. Crickets chirped ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 27 May 2014

More Than Just A Kiss Part Four - Girl Talk

- “Ann, are you telling us our straight-arrow, nice-Jewish-girl-from-Queens, Gwen, took some guy she was fooling around with on her ward to the park where they did, God only knows what?” "Is this st...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.9| Added: 02 May 2014

More Than Just A Kiss Part Three - In The Park

- Mark stood and offered his hand. She smiled and accepted the help. In one gentle, fluid motion, he lifted her from the chair and then into his arms. The kiss that followed was long, natural, and perf...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.5| Added: 30 Apr 2014

More Than Just A Kiss Part Two - Ann’s Story

- "And while you're making out with this ‘Nam vet, I'm stuck on the urology ward with a bunch of old farts who can't pee, and jive doctors who keep hustling me." Still stunned by the patient’...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.9| Added: 29 Apr 2014

Protecting Jessica

- Hannah looked out the window of her high rise New York apartment over to Liberty Island. The Statue of Liberty was delicately lit as it stood gracefully in place, protecting citizens. The haze of the ...

By: Douglas_Daleray | Category: Drama | Score: 4.5| Added: 28 Oct 2013

More than Just a Kiss

- “In other national news, a Defense Department spokesman said 18,000 of the 31,000 US troops ordered into Cambodia by President Nixon have been withdrawn.” Gwen Kaplan gave her bangs one last touch. ...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Nov 2012

Day in the City

- On the train to the city we see a bunch of kids dressed as elfs, Santa Clauses, and slutty Mrs. Clauses..it's packed...Saturday. An awkward staring fest as to who gets the best seats and who's nice en...

By: Patrick | Category: Musings | Score: 4.1| Added: 12 Dec 2011

Wake Up

- Jesse looked out from the rooftop of a Brooklyn apartment building towards the New York City skyline; it was the highest building in Bushwick. He drank in the crisp May air like it was Vodka...burning...

By: Patrick | Category: Drama | Score: 4| Added: 06 May 2011

American Lullaby: Chapter One

- She had the most beautiful profile, almost like a deer sniffing the wind, picking up the scent of gunpowder and tobacco and wondering from what direction the bullet might come. In the beginning he lik...

By: Ashleigh | Category: Drama | Score: 4.9| Added: 17 Oct 2010 Editor's Pick