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  • The Sound of The Machine

    Chills ran up my arms. Shaking, I asked “Roy, what did you just say?” “I said; ’I’m thirsty, Grandpa. Where is the Grape Juice that Grandma made?” Roy answered back. “Oh. It’s on the middle shelf in the f...

  • Without Mercy

    Head Judge Durus looked down over the city of Ravenwood. His city. Snow fell hard upon the buildings under The Tower of Judgement. A voice piped up behind him. “Lord Durus? We are ready for you.” Durus turned around. Four men were bowed bef...

  • Liar

    Your face floats through my thoughts, my heart begins to race. The words you spoke echo around my mind. Liar, liar liar. I don’t want to hear your apology; protecting my feelings is the opposite of what you did. Leading me up over off a ...

    • Author: Rahose
    • Posted 4 months ago.
  • A Blue Ridge Memory

    The shadow races across the blue ridge Sitting on the stone wall, lost in each other Not a care in the world for that moment As the sun cast it’s shadow Little did they know of the future An omen of things to come The smile that used to give such...

  • Awake and Alone

    It was going to be another sleepless night. Swearing under her breath, Casey rolled over in bed, staring at her analog clock, lit by the moonlight that mocked her in the darkness of the room. 2:30. She considered TV … but Meghan was asleep in the...

    • Author: Michael
    • Posted 4 months ago.
  • Just Following Orders

    Bring her to me. His voice is cold, determined. The Lieutenant brought me in here, to explain what I saw on the camera footage. For whatever reason, the General is very interested in this particular subject. I shouldn’t care why. It’s not m...

    • Author: Michael
    • Posted 4 months ago.
  • Daybreak

    Ree! Ree! Ree! Kimmy stretched and fumbled her wristwatch alarm off. It was a bit before daybreak. The rain had stopped during the night. She took a few moments to rouse herself and remember what she was doing, as her adoptive father had taught her. Sh...

  • The Big Pig Pen Revision

    Your words should be refined thought, let me remind you, family, like friends, aren’t chosen, they are all we have, I’ll say it again from the pig pen I’m in, from where I am the dog house looks like a mansion, but from where I am, fa...

  • Ladies of the Night: (Mature)

    Legs spread, Givin’ head. I know you want To be in bed. Brain’s dead, Tongue like lead. Cheeks all red. I wish that it were me instead. You know, I know: I wish that it were me instead. Listenin’ to ‘The 1975” for hours now. T...

    • Author: Abby (LoA)
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Sexuality (Mature)

    Seein’ a lot of red bottoms. Yo, I’m closer to deciding who I am. I said I’d give it a year. Make sure this ain’t some ‘phase’ Like the folks at church say it is. But I’m all growed up now, (still not sure when...

    • Author: Abby (LoA)
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Watermind

    Watermind behind our Watermind we go, our Watermind We show: the circus clowns are friendly says the kid who shows us in I’ve never seen ’em friendly! he says says he to our Watermind and on about our Watermind our Watermind ayho

  • Diary -- 12/07/1993 -- The night before my 21st birthday

    I think I cried a week’s worth of tears when I heard you’d been thrown from your bike as I waited for you at a small station in Bristol. I cried for the teacher who gave me so much, who waits in the hospice to die. I cried for my best frien...

    • Author: inky blue
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Excommunicated

    “Excommunicated”. The gavel fell, and the twisted little wretch was hauled off to the burners. Harsh, maybe, but it was a harsh world these days, thought Theodoric XXIV. Still, they had their traditions in music and jurisprudence; Those who...

    • Author: Scavenger
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Tension

    “What are you thinking about?” he asks me and I stare at him wide eyed for a second wanting to say, “I’m thinking about work and how maybe it’s not going to work out still and I’m thinking about us and how maybe we&#...

  • Ghost

    One time, you told me that in another version of this universe, maybe we would’ve ended up together. I thought, why not in this version of the universe? I don’t want to live in a universe without you. And I thought isn’t there any w...

  • My first post in the website

    Hello everyone, I am trish, new here. I would like to try to write something . Fashiolista is the no. 1 platform for style seekers and fashion lovers. Keep up with our weekly news for exciting features, trending looks, fashion week coverage and cool s...

  • Journey to Avalon

    The King’s Highway, that legendary course, brought us out of Earthwood. Our caravan streamed ahead and churned dust into the morning summer sky. None could speak at the sight of Avalon. Her alabaster walls rising high, topped with parapets and towers...

  • Goals

    I want to find my place in life. ’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’’

  • Journey to Avalon

    The King’s Highway, that legendary course, brought us out of Earthwood. Our caravan streamed ahead and churned dust into the morning summer sky. None could speak at the sight of Avalon. Her alabaster walls rising high, topped with parapets and to...

    • Author: Drake West
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Watchers in the Dark

    Of course she had no idea we were watching. She had no idea we even existed. To most of the modern world, we were nothing but stories, legends from a time nearly forgotten. Only a select few knew the truth. I leaned forward to get a closer view, motion...

    • Author: Michael
    • Posted 4 months ago.
  • Pedestal

    You stood on a pedestal, just beyond my reach. You made me feel inferior, rotten, forgotten. I longed for any sign of your affection and sometimes you gave it to me. Other times, you threw our friendship around like it meant nothing to you. You grew up...

    • Author: Ari Marx
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Trick Card

    “Note, dear lady, that the card does not face you, but faces me. It is inverted.” The overwhelming dread I felt a few moments ago broke, and I quite inappropriately let out a brief, relieved guffaw. “You mean…” I composed ...

    • Author: Tesseract
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Great Dark and The Spectrum Dragon

    Nothingness, a great mass of dark that was deep then space and older then time. It was everything and it was nothing all at once and if there were any being in the universe alive to witness it, madness would have surely engulfed their mind and left it ...

  • The Coward

    The coward runs so far away Yet never really leaving He rants and raves and calls her names The proof he is still grieving Denial comes in many forms For him it’s in his anger So hot and vile and down right cruel This person is a stranger The cow...

  • Numb

    So I’ve been sitting on the computer for six hours now, streaming Full Metal Jousting and crying into a bowl of Malibu with cranberry juice. I’ve started six poems and fifteen short stories without finishing them. I’ve looked at the c...

    • Author: inky blue
    • Posted 4 months ago.
    • 4 out of 5
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