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Character Description: Kiara

- Full name: Kiara Alma Aurora Age: 17 Hair: Hazelnut Eyes: Alexandrite Skin: creamy, porcelain Height: 5'6" Weight: 127lbs Gender: Female Sexual Orientation: Straight Favorite Drink: ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Nov 2013

Kiara and Rory in Alma, Nebraska

- "Are you okay?" "Of course, why wouldn't I be?" "Well... your expression... and you're a ways from home." "Port Angeles wasn't home." "Okay... so why are you sad?" "This town reminds me of R...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 29 Nov 2013

Some Moments Last Forever

- The alarm calls out again, pleading with you, begging you to get out of bed; a stubborn siren barely audible over the brewing storm in your head. Why did you even bother setting an alarm; it's not...

By: Moonbeam18 | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 22 Oct 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

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 28

- Chapter 28 The Secrets of the Abandoned House “It’s a cursed place, I warn you. Plus the weather is going to get worse. My flyer is not meant to be operated during high winds.” Asmadis lands h...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 13 Aug 2013

The man who lived in a library, Chapter 1: the Cleansing Process

- One day, Jim the weekend cleaner was hired by a rich young man to clean his weekend. Jim arrived at the young man's house on friday at 3:00pm and was ushered into the dining room. "It is time to begi...

By: LEMF | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 30 Jul 2013

Philena- The Box

- ------------------------------------- This work contains language and subject matter which some readers may find disturbing or offensive. In consideration, Stories Space has hidden the preview of th...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 10 Jul 2013

Parasite

- It's my fault that it got in me. This is my punishment for being so damn weak. So damn selfish. So incredibly stupid. I lay in a pool of regret-tainted sweat, struggling to catch my breath, sharp pa...

By: jailynmayrant | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 29 May 2013

Not A Stranger

- This work within its first few lines contains language or other material which some readers may find offensive. In consideration, Stories Space has hidden the preview of this selection. By choosing t...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 10 May 2013

The Pact

- He thinks he's being funny. The sound gradually increases on the iPod deck, the rhythmic bass of Steeler's Wheel echo off the bare walls. My brother turns to me and grins. He's got two left feet and a...

By: jailynmayrant | Category: Crime | Score: 4.7| Added: 01 May 2013

Hey Lover

- My name is Dylan and I am an addict. My drug of choice isn't alcohol. It's not cocaine or heroin or meth or gambling or even sex. My drug is intimacy. I crave it. I want it. I need it to survive. T...

By: jailynmayrant | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 23 Apr 2013

The Mile

- I don't belong here. My arms are open and outstretched, welcoming the intrusion of a hand-held metal detector. A bored corrections officer runs the wand unnecessarily across my breast and crotch se...

By: jailynmayrant | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 09 Apr 2013

Scream

- “We’re being followed.” Mama pretends not to hear me. She cranks up the volume on the radio. Sings aloud with Aretha. Belts along with the Queen of Soul about R-E-S-P-E-C-T. I have a headache. I...

By: jailynmayrant | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2013

Intrusion

- It was a cold, lonely Friday night in a small town in Indiana (Friday the thirteenth, to be exact). The wind howled with a cry like an anguished wolf, and made the bare limbs of the trees tremble like...

By: SorinaphaFumiyoB | Category: Thriller | Score: 3.7| Added: 18 Mar 2013

A soldier's tale, as told by the wife

- Julianne finished loading the large moving truck and pulled the rear door closed. She walked down the rear ramp and glanced up at the only home she had known for the last twenty years. She glanced dow...

By: RobertHildenbrand | Category: Drama | Score: 4.5| Added: 22 Feb 2013

The Boy with One Eye

- Once, a boy was asked by his mother, what he wanted to become in his life. He said—a writer. The mother laughed. But seeing the boy’s expressions firm and eyes in flames, she said; “Well, you...

By: Anulal | Category: Drama | Score: 4.5| Added: 20 Feb 2013 Editor's Pick

The Fish, the Witch, and the Mermaid

- There once was a fish  from Grayling Michigan,  Who wished with all his heart to be a little boy again. But an evil Sea Witch had cast a spell and When next he awoke he had fins and a tail!...

By: MidnightAngel | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 3.2| Added: 05 Feb 2013

Forgiveness

- An old man sat in the back of a decrepit yellow taxi. The driver, a young east Indian man, chattered aimlessly over the staticky radio that was forcing out a garbled version of what the old man could ...

By: Writemeariver | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jan 2013

My Fantasy First Date

- It is Saturday and the day dawned full of promise. I was in a very romantic mood, which lately has been very frequent. I have been seeing a young lady who is a student at Stanford University. We had b...

By: frogprince | Category: Romance | Score: 4.5| Added: 26 Nov 2012

Amanda

- Amanda I absolutely love the fact that life will sometimes provide small offerings that are both unexpected and immensely satisfying. Little things, that initially seem to just make your day, but w...

By: LeonAWalker | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 11 Oct 2012

Empathetic Eyes

- Empathetic Eyes Not too long ago, in a city very like your own there lived a boy. One who possessed a very special gift. He was able to see the world around him and all manner of spirits which lived...

By: BlueForest | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 09 Sep 2012

Angels and Demons

- Angels and Demons. No sound could be heard across the misty midnight air, as I held my breath in ghastly fear. For here they come, as a thief in the night, to he who would not believe. Those Ang...

By: 0riginalLinda | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 May 2012

The Ring

- by Tony Radford It was early fall when he hit the mall – a year past Y2K, at a jewelry store on the second floor – was a final bill to pay. He’d bought the ring that he planned to bring to...

By: tradford | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 04 Mar 2012

The Visitation

- This is an absolute true story that happened on 3/17/2011. *(Names have been changed.) My soul mate. Don*, and partner of many years had passed away quite unexpectedly about a week earlier. Due to...

By: adele | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.9| Added: 18 Feb 2012

Lily in the graveyard.

- I walked alone in the graveyard of my own dreams, And stumbled upon memories in time. Over my shoulder I could see, The moments passing by. I walked on pebbled lanes and bylanes And a ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jan 2012

Brethren

- Hail and lightning weren’t the only clandestine storm elements to worry about. Fragments of long ago collided planets and man-made satellites showered down upon a myopic world, proving even intelligen...

By: Roarke | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Oct 2011

What Lady Caught

- Lady was not a very clever cat. She was getting a little old, she had lost a few teeth and she dribbled a bit. She often forgot things like what she was doing or where she was going. She lived with an...

By: MissAdventure | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 25 Oct 2011

The Race

- My entire life is a mere shadow of my own existence. My struggles, my sadness, my pain, my happiness and my achievements all making the shadow taller for those who want to see it. To understand me you...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Musings | Score: 3.8| Added: 08 Oct 2011

The Four Seasons--Spring

- THE FOUR SEASONS © Copyright 2008, 2010 By Autumn Writer Prologue How long shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? How long shall mine enemy be exa...

By: AutumnWriter | Category: Drama | Score: 4.5| Added: 19 Aug 2011

V

- This is the story of an angel without a halo One day unlike an angel he wallowed What a paradox I am a creature of heaven But now I am in hell and lesser mortals on my heaven dwell ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 03 Aug 2011

Maria's Chance To Celebrate

- Maria would never amount to anything. Girls like her never did. It wasn’t like she really had any choices, that’s just the way things were and everybody with any sense knew it. To think otherwise woul...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Drama | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 Jul 2011

SHE (III)

- To be the woman you so desire to be, Your heart will be broken a million times. To be the woman you want to be, Your tears will be hidden beneath those eyes. To feel the woman you so become; ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 21 Jul 2011

Chew

- She was a scientist. 30 years old, female. Correction. A Geneticist. Studying the effects of cross breeding. Experimentation they told her. Then she found out they were successful. A hybrid. They incu...

By: Daalmonette1980 | Category: Horror | Score: 4.5| Added: 20 Jul 2011

The Recommended Book

- Well, that  IS  what she said. Not that I had a reason to trust her opinion. How do you trust opinions anyway? Or movie reviews? You just make up your mind, and find an excuse. So "she said" was my ...

By: alexfenris | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 15 Mar 2011

Story

- "Why don't you write a story?" they asked. "What is a story?" Is it falsehoods and daydreams? Is it a fictionalized veneer over my life? Is it a message, a moral, a word of caution or encourageme...

By: alexfenris | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 14 Mar 2011

The Punching Bag

- I don't mind being your punching bag as long as you don't expect the same from me, for I can't take expectations as I am filled with the 'sands of time'. You punch me and the sand in me takes the sha...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 04 Mar 2011

Sand Lady

- Beautiful like the morning mist, She was born in sand dunes amidst. The sand woman with sand carved features, One that would lead astray any mortal creature. She would guide lost travelers in the des...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Feb 2011

Brad's Story

- “I’d like to thank all of you, very, very much, on behalf of Jason and myself. You’ve all been a terrific help to us, and let me once again apologize most sincerely to you all. Tonight is our way of...

By: Piquet | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 25 Dec 2010

The Accidental Detective Part 3

- Wednesday This wasn’t the first time I had been hauled into a police station. There had been a drunken streak bet with Sherry during our college days. I had been busted after I tripped over some ...

By: Louise | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.9| Added: 01 Nov 2010

Wonderland - Lucy's Tale: Chapter One

- An introduction to the reader. This is something I have been working on for a while. It was actually written quite quickly (in the space of 30 days) and then put aside to be polished, a process that ...

By: sprite | Category: Horror | Score: 4.7| Added: 14 Oct 2010 Editor's Pick