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Ungathered Fruits

- Summer days. Two gals, riding along, bikes jiggling down country lanes, past sweltering fields of beans and corn. Together as always in those days. Laughing and singing. Tasting the ripened berries....

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jan 2019

A Writer's Creative Process: Journaling

- I am a grown woman that writes in her diary, and I’m not ashamed of it. I was given a diary at the age of ten, not knowing the purpose of having one. I didn’t have a lot of things to talk about, onl...

By: ladysharon | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 13 May 2017

Boobies and Other Offensive Stuff

- I love boobs. They’re fun to play with, feel, suck and look at. Boobs are great fun. That’s not where my love of them stops, though. My point of view about breasts is controversial, though it really s...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 29 Sep 2016

Dream Journal

- I used to have these two repeating dreams as a young girl . Dream 1 The dream would start at my grandma's home. I would be outside on the third top deck and the...

By: Meemee28 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2016

The Funhouse

- Welcome to the funhouse, a place of dim light, acrid smoke, and twisting mirrors Where truth becomes lies, facts become pointless, hope is an act of desperation, and lies become creeds A pla...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Sep 2016

I Don't Get It

- What is your reason for being here Is it just to write poems and stories Or are you here to cause tears Are you just a bully marking your territory Why do some people like to cause hurt To people, th...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 19 Apr 2016

Will You, Please?

- If I were not hard to please or too aloof to say the least If I were to care less with judgements to be at ease If I were too insensible to notice or deaf and blind to see If I were strong e...

By: GenlyAryl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 01 Mar 2016

On-Line Life

- On-line is so much different than real life People put on a mask and be who they like Spatting their words can hurt you like a knife You never know when the nastiness will strike Some people are ...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 20 Sep 2015

The Journey

- I dislike the journey home from work. I don’t mean I don’t like going home; it’s nice to go to a place where you feel safe and secure. I mean the actual journey itself. First, there’s the walk out of ...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jul 2015

Work

- Another day, more work. Tiredness looms around the corner, yet I do my duty. People buzz around, coming and going.  Everyone has their own agenda, their own mission. Mine? To write poems.  Data en...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Mar 2015

Amber

- Labor Day had arrived and left and it signaled the end of Summer vacation. As depressing as it was there was small amount of joy from the fact that this was the last year of school. Bruce lingered ou...

By: The_Count | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 28 Dec 2014

Musing on a Bus

- I fucking hate my poetry. I love it, too. It's so bloody banal. It has been said that poetry reveals what is in your heart... Or was ir your soul? Whatever. My heart must be filled with weird, comic, ...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 29 Nov 2014

Honest Deception

- Lies that we weave through our fingers The words that are spoken through our lips We find out one day what we thought was true isn't The ones we loved so much The ones we called family Who cares whe...

By: girlie4280 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Aug 2014

The Blob

- There it was, a viscous blob of limber elasticity capable only of thought and some kind of irregular nebulous form of motion, perceiving the world yet barely influencing it. It spent its time flounder...

By: LEMF | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 07 Jun 2014

Life After Retirement

- Life After Retirement You wake up one morning, the sun is shining and it looks like a beautiful day. What could possibly go wrong, your children are grown and your husband is retiring from the Unite...

By: Cheryl | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 06 Apr 2014

Is it worth it?

- People come and go. And after they go, after they've imprinted themselves into your heart... And finally leave... What happens next? You just move on, meet another person along the way... Have fun ...

By: Mehhh | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 29 Dec 2013

Nobody Ever Knows

- Sitting on a bus, top deck, He looks down upon the populace, they look like a buch of wee specks, all milling about, scrofulous. Music blaring in his ears, the singer talking of her fears: Abandonmen...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Oct 2013

Portland Jazz Festival 2013

- The band warms up. Do-Ra-Mi-Fa-So-La-Ti-Do and backwards. They start playing at two o'clock. Canopy frames and tarps are popping up. The beer garden is growing tables, booths, and fence. The soul foo...

By: fallingdove | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jul 2013

Shame on Us

- We use clever pictures, witty words, And celebrity quotes to say the things We are unable. Tragic moments bring Out the worst side of us. There is no Heart in what we say, only the conviction Of what...

By: youngmommy | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 23 Jan 2013

Today!

- Dear Friends, The silence was drowning me into my innermost thoughts that seemed to sprout from ‘second week’ at my new assignment. The cream and maroon cubicle with an entire glass wall on one si...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Musings | Score: 4| Added: 11 Jan 2012

Fading Faces of Morocco

- Bogart and Bergman in Casablanca never left the backlot Kerouac and Ginsberg in Tangiers where Allen discovered America and Jack his desolate angels Crosby, Stills and Nash on the Marrakech ...

By: MarkButkus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Oct 2011

Understanding You so You Can Understand Me

- In order to gain any sort of stability we must first begin to understand each other...but understanding why some people do what they do is difficult...oh, believe me, believe us,  it's difficult. Let...

By: Patrick | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 23 Jun 2011