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Learning to Swim

- The day was hot and muggy. Summer in the Ozarks. The creek flowed slowly, pooling quietly enough for the water skippers to stride over the surface. One could smell the apple scent they painted on th...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Dec 2017

Grave Language

- I recognized that look. That distinctively mischievous grin of a Cheshire Cat. That smirk of having swallowed Granny’s Tweety Bird. That poorly hidden giggle of having released, in the back seat, a s...

By: Ping | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 20 May 2017

Not My Fault

- "Not guilty, Your Honor. I'm incapable of accepting love from another. Incapable of giving love to another. Incapable of being happy with myself. Incapable of showing others compassion. Incapable of ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 10 Dec 2014

How did I fail as a mom

- How do you stand to just sit in your room You never leave the house You are 20 years old Where is your ambition? Go get a job Do something It breaks my heart To watch you every day Glued to your p...

By: Finallyatpeace | Category: Musings | Score: 4.6| Added: 20 May 2014

For You

- I would say  That I could turn the darkest skies  The brightest blue.  And, maybe  When you were younger,  Your feet unsteady,  You would have believed that I could.  But, I am powerless.  All...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 07 Mar 2014

A Special Photo

- This feeling I had was unreal. It'd been years since I'd last seen Holly Hightower. There'd been many women in many places since then. But now I was falling for this one…hard. * Sensual and s...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Romance | Score: 4.6| Added: 07 Oct 2013

One For The Circus

- One For A Friend In distant places, I've come to know That where I go, I mix things up - living in spaces. Fighting within, I began to stare Watching from the side-walk at the circus I glare. The...

By: burnt7 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 18 Aug 2013

The Apple

- It was so long ago, so long ago. Maybe I should have known better, but I didn’t. I was young, innocent and ignorant. Live and learn, they say, but learn. Now look at me, tired, dark bags under my ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 02 Feb 2012


- 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: 3.8| Added: 11 Jan 2012