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The Café

- From where she sat at a small round table in the center of the otherwise empty café a wave of quiet rippled outwards languidly in the heavy heat of the midsummer afternoon. I didn’t want to disturb ...

By: MikeStone | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Apr 2019

The Muse

- The Muse (Raanana, March 31, 2019) I feel a bitter pleasure in remembering that day In the forest outside our small village. I was walking down a leafy path Toward the little lake where ...

By: MikeStone | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Apr 2019

A Loved Woman

- She smiles from deep within  Not caring who sees  She’s in love, my dear  For her heart is finally free   She fears no anger  Nor negative vibes  She has her prince  A love not all can find  ...

By: HisAmelia | Category: Poetry | Added: 30 May 2018

Confident

- A strong woman she may be  A strong confident woman is something to be seen As she works on herself She knows what she can and should be Every day pushing past the pain Moving towards her ultima...

By: lovefaith | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jul 2017

The Beautiful And The Dangerous - Chapter Two

- The murdered housekeeper and the missing wife “So I ran your victim’s identification and cards through the system, and I found some interesting things,” said Alec, who was the resident tech genius ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jan 2017

The Beautiful and the dangerous - Chapter One

- The Body “Keep it together, newbie,” hissed Todd Fletcher, staring at her with his steely gray gaze, telling her to hold it together and not to let the other officers see the horror or repulsion sh...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jan 2017

Nobody Understands

- She hates who she is She doesn't let people in She wishes she was his He deceived her with sin She feels as she's dying She loved him so much There was lots of lying No more loving touc...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 12 Sep 2016

A Beautiful Doe

- I saw her from my window She was hungry and looked at me She was a beautiful doe She was eating a leaf by the tree I went outside and she was very still I had some food for her to try I wal...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 10 Sep 2016

Internal thoughts of a woman alone

- She was plain as paper. There was something very nondescript about her. The darkish, straight brows, the blue eyes that were just that - blue. Not a special blue, or a sparkling blue. They were neithe...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Aug 2016

Without EVE

- The sin of humanity is shared Not Eve Not Adam Both sinned. I do not need an apology from either than to prevent the recurrence of that sin God made man with the sole intention to rule and govern...

By: christena | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 14 Jul 2016

Bird II

- I've shut you out of my heart 12 years Thousands of hours Hundreds of miles I've shut you out Golden light Crystal blue waters Burning me up to the bone

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 19 May 2016

Dreams of the Tang Dynasty #15

- We boil spring water to make tea, Sitting on a grassy knoll above the water. The waterfall continues as it has always done, Ten thousand years with little change. How many lovers have sat as we have,...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 13 Apr 2016

Take Me Back To Nashville

- A warm spring night under the skyscrapers I stand under a blossoming tree Each flower burning and sparkling in orange light As a street lamp burns From within its tangled branches. The beautiful ...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Apr 2016

Neon Love Pt II.

- As the taxi made its way up the winding roads of Victoria Peak, Gael wondered which house the party was going to be in. He had scoped out many of them when he first arrived, but Victoria was a long tr...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 30 Mar 2016

Woman

- You are more than your skin – Hiding in shadows Beaten down by a world Driven by men whose  Prowess you threaten You are more than your painted lips – On a journey without a map A quest with n...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Feb 2016

Neon Love Pt I.

- Miles Davis reverberated smoothly across the dark room, the trumpet built up steadily the way his own anticipation was building at the thought of her waking. Hong Kong Island’s skyline shone brightly ...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jan 2016

My 25th Beer Anniversary

- The woman in my life had just left me. She said I’m a loser and a perpetual drunk. I don’t know if she was degrading me. She’s ugly, but she sure had spunk. I went to the bar feeling lonel...

By: alanriehl | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 19 Dec 2015

A Particular Woman

- To whoever you are I can't promise you money, And I can't promise you comfort, But I can promise you a warm hand When the darkness comes And a warm smile When all the world rages around us.

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 25 Nov 2015

Source of an Epic Life

- An older woman Reading on the light rail, In her purse, a bottle of water With these words on the label, "Source of an Epic Life." I shift my gaze back out the window, And face

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Nov 2015

The Waning Gold of Autumn

- She holds the waning Gold of Autumn Always in her iris', Illuminating cold grey landscapes With her tiger eyes, Long after the colored leaves have

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Nov 2015

Old

- The old man sat on the steps With his head in his hands So much in thought as he sat His eyes in a far away time When the old woman Came to her man His eyes lit up like the sun He held ...

By: maryruth | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Aug 2015

The ball’s in your court

- My mind is like a giant wool ball. Every time I make the effort of unravelling it, I end up with a few persistent knots I never seem able to undo. I am quite stubborn myself and I can’t help overanaly...

By: gawky | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 03 Aug 2015

Come Talk to Me

- Hey there stranger it's been a while  Haven't seen you around lately Talk to me I'll make you smile It's nice to talk with you daily Life has a way of keeping us away It's nice to see you here Talkin...

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

Toy Soldiers

- 1 The world around me is utterly dark and yet I keep running. I know that I cannot stop or I risk my life as well as the lives of the people who run with me. I don't know how long I've been moving o...

By: LjB092 | Category: Adventure | Score: 4.5| Added: 26 Jun 2015

Tectonic Dancer

- She's shifting the bedrock She's dancing tectonic And now I am drowning In the deluge Struggling to get to the surface Fighting through the debris of

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 May 2015

Sacremental Acts

- An afternoon beer in the shower The written prayers of a Serbian bishop Eating Mexican food alone at the market Chopsticks and noodles A prayer beneath a canopy of trees Contemplating a woman’s li...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 May 2015

A Woman's Love

- I want to tell you,  Tell you about a woman’s love,  Because the world does not know enough.  There are few words sufficient in nature  With meanings that can cover the depth  Of what she gives  ...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Dec 2014

You Are Enough

- Don't sigh Looking at your life While standing naked Bare Before mirrors Seeing your reflection Through his eyes Letting tears cloud Your own Someone Should have told you Long ago Shoul...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Nov 2014

A Mother's Tongue

- "We won't let them call it a break down this time,"  She says,  Wiping imagined stray hairs from my brow.  I want to laugh.  I want to cry.  I want to scream.  Medication is bliss.  I wonder th...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Jul 2014

The Fourth of July

- THE FOURTH OF JULY Did they know when they signed their names, declaring freedom from tyranny and the right to pursue happiness, that the women in their lives, the Africans who plowed their...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 05 Jul 2014

Ethnic Dilemmas 101

- Diaspora  She asks me if I know what this means  Like the seeds of a dandelion  Blown by the harsh winds of intention versus expectation  I am a black woman and the seed  Is the marrow of my spin...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2014

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 57

- Chapter 57 A Pleasant Landing “My name is Fern, and from now on you work for me, and you belong to me!” Aha, what does that tell me? This Fern guy is handsome, graceful, but rude. Is he also ...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 26 Feb 2014

Lady in Red

- He saw her in the park on a sunny day, while he was just walking though to the other side where he lived in a block of flats. He came out from behind a few trees just after 6pm that late sunny afterno...

By: Petro | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.1| Added: 06 Nov 2013

Station Woman

- The sadness in her eyes, Tell a thousand stories, Of a million lies. The hurt that she felt, That woman so weary, Doesn't show however hard you look. As she washes her hands the water runs clean, Th...

By: StillUndecided | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2013

The Test

- The shadow loomed over the woman’s face as she struggled to concentrate on the sheet barely inches below her nose. Her scrutiny was evident and it was only a matter of time before her breaking point ...

By: MilitaryGirl3 | Category: Drama | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Feb 2013

Objectified

- Stellar, Soul Mates! Simply an object, To be loved. Fantastical, Brand New! Simply an object, To be molded. Lover, lover lay me down. Lover, lover let me drown. Immoral, Wicked...

By: bleubloom | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 13 Dec 2012

Painting

- I paint with words My brush is my pen. Surrounded by voices of my loved ones I see a woman, Struggling to bear her burdens Burned as a child by her own mother for small transgression She lived throu...

By: sea | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 29 Sep 2012

This Old Woman

- THIS OLD WOMAN This woman has grown bitter and twisted like an old knarled tree that sits atop a barren, rocky outcrop that looks out over the sea. Buffeted by winds and salty air stripped bare o...

By: lifedancer2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Aug 2012

The Cold (a short story)

- The cold seeped through the seams of her flimsy jacket and Kat shivered violently. The icy finger of a zephyr curled its way around her neck like a scarf and raised goosebumps over her back. Impat...

By: Tiula | Category: Horror | Score: 4.6| Added: 05 Jan 2012

A Woman's Worth

- I did not fall from the sky Like night falls softly upon a hopeful land, Filling it with a taut darkness. Nor did I descend like a storm, Crashing with untamed rectitude Onto a land lost to its o...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Aug 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

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

Hands

- Hands of woman, the tools of her trade, Dishes and laundry and beds always made. Dialing the doctor while groceries unpacked, Cleaning and dusting and newspapers stacked. Tireless endeavors s...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Apr 2011

A Meeting With The Lady Renpit Nefer

- Introduction. One of my favourite places here in my home town of Adelaide is the South Australian Museum and one of the museum’s most interesting rooms is the Ancient Egypt gallery, a room that I...

By: Piquet | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.8| Added: 05 Mar 2011