Stories tagged “cute”

  • Bang Bang Bang!

    Diving, rolling, sneaking, you make your way through the building. You stop and press flat against the wall and listen as a guard passes nearby. Once out of sight you realize you were holding your breath. With a smile you continue. At the end of a long...

    • Author: Ronnie
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Adorable Kitten's stance on Gay Marriage

    Gets tangled up in a long piece of string. ………….

  • Simple Things

    I know the words that have left my mouth I know the meaning that they hold for you Sometimes it seems I forget all you mean Sometimes it feels like I just need a little more It can’t be right to find someone so perfect It can’t be true that...

  • Whatever he had held in, snapped

    He wrapped his arms around my waist as I wrapped my arms around his shoulders. I felt like I was on top of the world. My heart skipped a beat when he leaned in and kissed me gently on the lips. Will swatted at Darrell with the camera again, “Fin...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • E is for Existential

    Without thinking, or with really fast thinking I couldn’t track, I bolted from the portapotty. The woman had noticed the gate and the undulating mass of eager hands emerging from behind it. “Run left!” I screamed as I sprinted to my r...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • peaches

    Momma tied up my hair into a ponytail and I picked out a pretty light blue calico dress. It comes down just below my knees and has short sleeves with lace. I put on a little white apron over it and put my book into my wicker basket. The sun was just co...

  • peach pie

    Selling peaches was my how I made some pocket money. Two summers earlier momma had come up with a plan after she caught me spending day after day lying out in the peach orchard reading that if I kept the trees healthy, pruning them and treating them wi...

  • summertime

    I remember the day summer came during my eighth year. It was a hot day and the sun was already burning in the sky when I woke up to the rooster’s song. I shrugged into the purple and white flecked dress and quickly combed through the tangle of li...

  • miriam, the peach girl

    The day had cooled since the morning and it turned into a beautiful day. I waved to Jonah and Amos as they came to help Momma with our few animals. They had been coming over since before Papa went to be with God and I guess it was just so routine they ...

  • peach girl and english boy

    I looked from the little boy, who was about my age, to the man in the driver’s seat who I assumed was his dad. The boy was smiling real big and with his bright blue eyes and sandy blonde hair he looked real pretty. “Okay.” The dad smi...

  • the seed's been planted

    When the call came for dinner I gathered my peaches and tied my pocket money into the pouch I’d made with scraps from the sewing bin. I ran into the house yelling to Momma, “Momma, Momma! The English moved in today! The Yoder’s cousin...

  • miriam and alexander

    As the summer went on Alexander started coming over to help with the peach stand and we’d talk and laugh. He’d show me his school books and photos from Oregon and I’d take him to the fun places around out farms: the creek with the rop...

  • that's one way to get math help

    “9-1-1, what is your emergency?” The dispatcher clicked his headset. “I need help.” Came the small boy’s voice from the other end. “What’s wrong?” The man’s deep voice was a stark contrast to the bo...

  • Poolside Appetites

    My friend Cindy and Shelly had beat me out of the locker room by a couple of minutes. But as I got to the pool, they were nowhere in sight. But I did see two middle school girls on the poolside chaise lounges. They both had bulging bellies—if it hadn...

  • Childish Crush

    Rick felt immensely ridiculous as he walked to Mckenzie’s front door, her umbrella grasped in his sweaty palms. Suddenly remembering he forgot to look in the mirror, he smoothed his hair back in a manner he thought suave. His index finger hesitat...

  • Description of a Lover

    He isn’t perfect But who would want him to be He is dorky That’s what makes him stand out He isn’t afraid to compliment With an open heart he speaks He is as strong as he needs to be It’s enough to make anyone safe He isnt a fig...

  • "Not For Math!"

    “9-1-1, what is your emergency?” The dispatcher clicked his headset. “I need help.” Came the small boy’s voice from the other end. “What’s wrong?” The man’s deep voice was a stark contrast to the boy’s high pitched one. “My math!

    • Author: amelie sofia
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Looks Like We're Neighbors Now

    Joe felt sort of guilty. And was very concerned about Dawn. Until the moment Julie sat down next to him. Could this really be his luck? He put his customer on hold. And watched as Julie ran her fingers through her blond hair. “Hey,” Julie s...

  • The Awkward Hello

    I love the way you look at me Watching my lips recite the words of a song. Singing in my own little bubble, with you as my secret audience. Your head bumps to the beat and I sway my hips I look over to you and you quickly turn as if I was not sitting t...

  • Gummy worms

    “What? No. Gummy worms taste like rubber,” I say. You laugh, that deep, deep laugh that bubbles up like sunshine. But I can tell you’re not really here. Sometimes I wonder why I try so hard to make you laugh- you’re always so se...

    • Author: Breeze
    • Posted over 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Purple Elephant

    It all started with a purple elephant. I kid you not, a purple elephant. He was staring me straight in the eyes, and I thought, “Why are you an elephant?” I figured better to ask why an elephant, than why purple, though either way he appear...

    • Author: Luulu
    • Posted about 2 years ago.