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It wasn't me!

- I couldn’t believe it. I didn’t even belong in here. Lying here, on the stone cold floors in my tiny cell, hearing nothing but thoughts going over and over again made me feel so powerless. Every time ...

By: DDannnyy | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 20 Oct 2013

The Carrot Boy: Chapter 1

- My name is Amanda Fitzgerald. I lived with my foster parents George and Stacy Smith. What happened to my parents you ask? My mom died giving birth to me and when I was 5 my dad died in a car accident....

By: PurplePanda101 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4.7| Added: 18 Oct 2013

Carrot Boy: Prologue

- ***Hey guys this is my first story so please be honest with me. Tell me if it sucks (I think it does) or if it's good. But don't act all writer god on me. Also I would like to thank Cal (frogprince) ...

By: PurplePanda101 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 26 Sep 2013

Zombies and Nevers: Part One

- ***Setting: Right before the dividing line of apocalyptic/post-apocalyptic, meaning that the creatures that were killing during the apocalypse aren't quite dead yet and any other changes that happene...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 21 Sep 2013

Stop from being bullied

- I grew up in a pessimistic family where my parents imagine the worst outcome in a situation and that outcome would always turn out to be true. At first I thought they were psychic and that they predic...

By: tamaoser | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 15 Sep 2013

A New Career

- So there I was. The casino would not rehire me, I could not return to law enforcement, and unemployment benefits weren't going to last forever. I needed to find a job. Now, I had driven trucks in my...

By: The_Count | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 09 Aug 2013

Mrs. C.

- "She was a bitch," Jack said. I gave him a look that said that I heartily agree, even though I probably wouldn't use that word because I still have an innate respect for school teachers. "I hated ho...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 23 Jul 2013

Fireflies

- It is July third, 2013, and a warm, soft night outside tonight. The fireflies are rising, and I am reminded of a night just like this one, many years ago – Paul Anka was singing “Diana” on the recor...

By: DLizze | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4.8| Added: 03 Jul 2013

The Train Carried Him Away

- He was only 9 years old. His world was about to shatter and then be put back together as something completely different. It wasn't his fault, but he would pay, and he would remember the loss and the p...

By: Survivor | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jul 2013

Simon's Story

- This is a story I wrote for my eight year old grandson, Simon. He asked me to write him a mystery. The setting is in the nineteenth century and I put in some school history of that period. Simon ...

By: Rascal | Category: Childrens | Score: 4.7| Added: 17 Jun 2013

What Summer Means To Me

- WHAT SUMMER MEANS TO ME Summer means no school. Summer means having to mow your yard instead of going fishing or swimming. And to make matters worse, my tightwad father don't hardly pay me a ...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Jun 2013

The Education of a BlackJack Dealer Part 2

- I had passed the interview and Math tests for a table games dealer, and was admitted to gaming school. Now you are not paid to attend gaming school, money for beverages, snacks and parking comes out o...

By: The_Count | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 24 May 2013

One Heck of a Hangover

- My base was the Presidio of Monterey. The Defense Language Institute, West Coast, to be exact. I was studying Spanish to be a linguist in the Navy. It was a 24 week course. I felt lucky to be there. I...

By: Survivor | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 25 May 2013

Escape the Plague

- She's so ready for Spring Break, so very ready to have...  a week,  she thinks,  off-  off,  and away from school,  and pressure,  and overly emotional moments in one particular classr...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 19 Apr 2013

Schooling – A Rant, An Epistle, and An Autobiography

- When I was in the second grade, I said, “I want to be a geologist.” The other kids in the class, who wanted to be firemen, and policemen and doctors, and brick layers looked at me. Mrs. Callahan lo...

By: DLizze | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 02 Apr 2013

for my father

- In my younger days I did not like the type of upbringing I received from my father I thought he was rather too harsh and cruel in the way he dealt with me and the rest of the family. He was a very str...

By: danjuma | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 01 Apr 2013

Sabia First Dance

- Sabia First Dance the first day of spring and Sidney was excited  for he was going to ask his crush, his girl Sabia  to the spring dance. all day long Sidney could not keep his mind on his stu...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 28 Mar 2013

Live or Die

- Live or Die I noticed Alex on the last day of her senior year, I knew this would be a life changing day for her, I just had to wait for the events to occur. It was the day they were all waiting ...

By: gabicohen96 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 0| Added: 27 Mar 2013

Dream Job (Everyman's fantasy)

- This story contains mature themes * * * The California Board of Education meeting once again ran late into the night. The stale air became stifling in the August evening, as the air conditionin...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Humor | Score: 4.7| Added: 15 Mar 2013

Dreams and Whims

- Has anyone ever told you to "follow your heart", "dream big", or, my favorite, "reach for the stars"? Well, I'm not. I am merely here to tell you that there is a fine line between a dream and a whim. ...

By: LauraToepf | Category: Musings | Score: 3.6| Added: 28 Feb 2013

To Write a Story

- To Write A Story Get up. Get out of bed. Get dressed. Brush teeth. Skip breakfast. Go to class. Pretend to care. Go home. Sleep. Eat dinner. Sleep. Get up. Get out of bed. Get dressed. Brush, br...

By: AlexH | Category: Young Adult | Score: 3.5| Added: 14 Feb 2013

High School Hijinks

- We all remember high school. It was filled with fond memories of friends, first loves, teachers, bullies, jocks, cheerleaders, snobs, nerds, geeks, socialites and the rest of the students. There was o...

By: frogprince | Category: Humor | Score: 4.6| Added: 06 Feb 2013

The Case of the Missing Z

- Michael Zorn was angry. Every time a new teacher took over the class, the kids were moved around and seated alphabetically. For the teacher’s convenience. It didn’t matter how the kids felt about it. ...

By: rebmann | Category: Childrens | Score: 4.2| Added: 29 Jan 2013

If Only

- EXTRACT FROM DIARY OF INDIGO Sept. 31st I have always wanted to be a writer. Always. Maybe even since the day I was born, at least since I was three. I love writing, pulling my new pen across...

By: Isabelle | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2012

Hybrid Theory part 3

- Waking up I knew I was not ready to face the day ahead of me. Especially after that impromptu pack meeting last night. I got up and loped to the door, nudging it open with my nose. Taking a quick look...

By: Darkangel | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 11 Oct 2012

Lawman

- LAWMAN The pupils of The Sacred Heart Primary School in Denlea didn't care about evidence or validity. The story of Lawman and the ritual that accompanied it was their heritage and it was their d...

By: andyscribe | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 06 Jul 2012

Perennial

- A little bit about this story before you read it. I am currently working on a book of short stories based upon songs written by John Mellancamp -- whose music I adore and whom I consider to be one of...

By: Scott82471 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 05 Mar 2012

Mum They Said I Killed Jesus

- Mum they said I killed Jesus I said as I came home from school How can they say that I’m only eleven What would it be 2000 years ago and I am not free To say I am different ...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 06 Feb 2012

My Dog Ate It

- My Dog Ate It The excuses they are so varied, Why one’s homework is never done. On Mondays it’s easy to say: “On the weekend - we took a vacation.” Teacher said you had enough time “But my p...

By: dgford | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Jan 2012

Tiny Little Letters

- I remember the days when colouring inside the lines was the hardest part of school life, then when it was spelling the simplest word right and everything lies in these tiny little letters. When ever...

By: CookieMonster16 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jan 2012

A Day in the Life of Bethanne

- Bethanne was bored with school. Sooo bored. She was sitting in history class, convinced all the excitement was going on RIGHT THIS SECOND, outside the school walls. And she wanted to be part of ...

By: orangepink | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 13 Jan 2012

Back to School Blues

- Woke up this morning with back to school blues, Stared at my new uniform and black shiny shoes. Mum screaming, “Are you getting dressed?” “And it’s cold outside so put on a vest” I slouched...

By: Davidpendragon1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Sep 2011

Reunion

- Ah, the high school reunion, Seeing the same old faces, That you abhorred, All those years ago. Some have matured, Others stayed the same. Your best friend from, Way back when. Pick up right where, T...

By: ladysharon | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 21 Feb 2011

Attracted to Danger?

- I first saw you In the cafeteria On a Monday afternoon. You, a jock And me, A wallflower. Our eyes met For one second.. I looked away As the head Cheerleader snuggles Up to you. From a distance, I sa...

By: ladysharon | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 21 Oct 2010