Latest Forum Posts:

Categories

Story tag results for struggle

Found 26 result(s)

Unspoken

- At the sight of you I falter, My facade slips I clench my jaw so my tongue doesn't push  The string of hollow words from between my lips. Stifling the sharp letter, I feel them slashing, Punishment...

By: Ayla | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jan 2019

When Darkness Takes

- When darkness takes, its grip holds tight Restraining me, yet out of sight I punch and scream, but can’t break free While all along, it laughs at me It mocks me so like I have choice Teases my hope...

By: Ping | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Dec 2017

Dear G-d

- Dear G-d… … Dear G-d… … … Dear G-d… … This is how I address The King of the Universe. With hesitation, Trembling and Awe, and Uncertainty that my King Even has an open court.   My King of t...

By: Ididntdoit | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2017

At The Table of Life

- I'm feasting at this the table of life, No knife no fork just a blunt knife. My plate is filled and I can't get through fast enough, I'm filled but the waiter willing adds more stuff. There heaps...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jan 2017

It Doesn't Matter Any More

- It doesn't even matter what you say I'm emotionally and physically drained It's just another crazy day Nothing lost and nothing gained Here I am with the walls closing in No words ever to say Life...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 19 Sep 2015

Training Mantra of the Gingerbread Girl

- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Run, run, And I'll let you pass; You can catch me, I'm the gingerbread lass. But I don't care if you'r...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Oct 2014

I'm that Girl

- I'm that girl the one that's loud only because  I'm afraid of not being heard I'm that girl The one that's always smiling because  If I don't the pain will become unbearable... again I'm tha...

By: lilxfox13 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 21 Sep 2014

Someday You'll Be Glad

- Lay your beating heart by mine Cross your fingers intertwine Search your soul for hidden sign Toss the straws and fall in line. Rest hope’s head upon your bed Have no tears left to be shed Slee...

By: Nile | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Jun 2014

When the Rock Breaks

- I've given up on living forever. I can't stand up to the struggle. Everything I've dreamed up is a memory. There's nothing left for me here. I remember when I cried And you came to comfort me. Yo...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 01 May 2014

Open heart

- Between one broken beat and the thunder of the next Her heart swings wide like a old door on rusted hinges A peek inside reveals a crisscross network of scars half healed wounds and the faint t...

By: ravenpearl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Apr 2014

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 56

- Chapter 56 Twenty Years Later LEVIR. My name is Levir, I am originally from the planet of Crumbling Rose of Andromeda Galaxy, forced into exile with the rest of my Duhi order, or, rather thos...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Feb 2014

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 51

- Chapter 51 The Golden Rain “Maybe because you all know more than I do!” I answer loudly to the child, but no one is surprised. “Thank you.” Is heard behind us. I turn around, startled, a...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 11 Jan 2014

There and Gone

- It wasn’t flashy. Not even a defined moment. There and gone as I slept, the world passed, and so did he, slipping from existence like the occurrence of a second, of a minute of any day. To say I crie...

By: EvaJupiterSkies | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 Dec 2013

A Lock That's Lost Its Key

- A whole different world- a world with layers and chambers. Things swirl around- blue and purple smoke, pink and red sweetness, yellow and green tartness rainbows of confusion and blackness deeper tha...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Sep 2013

V-Sign to the Sunshine, Stripy Socks and Gingas

- This musing only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Sometimes I feel that the world is a graceless place. Well, alright, I always feel that. For me, ev...

By: Daisy | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 19 Aug 2013 Editor's Pick

Falling

- The ledge was only a few steps away, beneath lied the end, the solution and a new beginning. I’ve been thinking about this for a while. My mother’s boyfriend seems to be the root of all my problem...

By: skatle | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4.5| Added: 15 Feb 2013

Ice-cream truck is coming

- Ice-cream truck is coming, ice-cream truck is coming The kids on the street start cheering I try to focus on the work on my desk But that ice cream truck jingle is so distracting I tell myself to be...

By: HK4167 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jan 2013

Happiness and Struggle

- By: Tiffani Mason In two thousand and eight the stock market dropped, people lost their jobs, and their homes. In White Plains New York an upper class couple lived in their four bedroom, three-bath ...

By: tiffanimas | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Sep 2012

It's just a phase

- There comes a point in time when everything seems like ‘been there, done that’. Things boil down to an open or close chapter, you stop enjoying the chase and see through everyone and nearly every situ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 05 Mar 2012

From Sisyphus: Darkness

- Tonight I cannot see the stars or moon. Clouds have taken from my view all light. I cannot see my hands or feet but know that they exist. This Stone is here against my chest but nothing else is kn...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 15 Feb 2012

From Sisyphus: Tears

- Tears are words I cannot speak. They come from deep inside this ache and say what I can’t say. Sometimes I wish they would not come into the corner of my eye, then roll along my nose and touch ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 11 Feb 2012

To Struggle

- Why resist, When I am clay in your hands to mould? You forge my shape. Why hope, When tears elicit no pity or mercy? You are cold to me. Why try, When all the ways out are closed off? You hold all...

By: MissAdventure | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 18 Oct 2011

The Healer

- Today is born a seventh one, born ofwoman, a seventh son, and he in turn of a seventh son. He has the power to heal; he has the gift of the second sight. He is the chosen one. So it shall be writte...

By: actung | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 03 Sep 2011

She V - The Queen of Kings

- The queen of kings Had a heart of gold About her many tales were told Some were true and some were false Did she give a damn? Well when asked she said “B***s” And there goes the rule fo...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Aug 2011

Initiation

- Mike hung by his toes at the edge of the quarry. He took a deep breath and pictured himself diving into the milky water 20 feet below. The water was said to be 50 feet deep at its center but neither h...

By: Monet | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 May 2011

Amra ('us' in Bengali)

- Dear God, It’s been a while since I went out. My children are all happily married and remarried now and well settled. My elder born is in The States doing his research work in molecular biology…or di...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.2| Added: 17 Feb 2011