Stories tagged “friends”

  • This Is Your Life (Mature)

    This is my friend. My friend’s name is Jack. I’ve known him since college. For some reason it seems like it’s been longer than that. He got married. I stayed single and focused on my soul-crushing office job. Her name was Karie, and Jack married ...

  • Rebel Nerd's Life Story

    Working toward success, I have fought against the crowd, With only two or three dear friends Who care to help me now. After years of my resistance, I was beaten to my knees, Wondering, with heavy heart, What next awaited me. Mind you, it wasn’t e...

  • Stupid Decisions

    The minute he was out of the oven, he stretched his legs and looked around curiously. His expression twisted slightly, as if he couldn’t comprehend what he was seeing. Suddenly, his eyes scrunched up and he turned to Beatrice, dark gaze pleading....

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Honesty

    “B-but – my mom – " “How old are you?” A sniff. “Nine. Ten on June seventeenth.” “Come with me.” “My mom!” “What about your father?” That stopped him. He faltered for a ...

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • He was home

    Gabe eyed the place from across the road before finally deciding he would enter. As he was walking across the road, he couldn’t help but recall the words of his friend, “Remember the joy of last time? No idiots can screw it up this time....

  • Staying Friends

    “We’ll stay friends, though, right?” He prepared to leave, my heart in his hand, squeezing it into an agreeable answer without even realizing it. “Yeah, of course,” I said, hardly even stumbling as I choked back tears. Not...

  • Father McKenzie and the Half-Mad Confessor

    “Forgive me,” a voice began. Ben McKenzie panicked. He knew that voice! Norah Rigby. It was the voice of the girl who’d been his best friend in grammar school, ignored him in high school, and who, three years ago he’d married...

    • Author: Laine Grey
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Kentucky Then to South Carolina

    My knees are leaning on the dashboard as I look at the map. Taylor Swift is still singing loud on the radio. The summer breeze comes in through the window. “So we will probably reach Kentucky by dinner. Do you want to check in then eat or just ea...

  • Twisted Love - Best Friends and Sports

    Kasey, her best friend, had one of those all-star boyfriends who did every sport and went to as many practices as she could, normally dragging along Hannah. She didn’t mind. Athletes tended to be hot and her favorite sport was hot guy spotting. H...

  • Girl Take My Hand

    “Look how far we’ve come, Tess.” he said with a smile. Without looking up from her paper, she gave a confused, “What are you talking about?” “Things are different, from the beginning I mean. I think we’re doing...

    • Author: Granada
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Gears Go Turning (Mature)

    “Dude, look at her tits!” I glanced up at the girl walking by, her voluptuous cleavage spilling out of her too tight top, jiggling in time with her voluptuous fat rolls. I shuddered. My friend followed her with his eyes as she walked down t...

    • Author: Saint Chuck
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Almost There, but Late

    “We may not get to you till noon Thomas,” I tell him over the phone. “We got caught in a massive storm.” “Stupid storm,” Maddy says from the back seat. “O ok, that’s fine. I’m just happy we get to d...

  • The Bottle

    Some random senior at the party opened the door from the bedroom where we were hiding. He didn’t say anything, just handed us both beers, then left again. “What was up with that?” I asked. “They’re probably trying to get r...

  • What Do You Think Of Me?

    I ask my parents what they think of me and the conversation goes like this: “You are a beautiful girl,” my mom says. I’m not that pretty, nevertheless it is in the mom handbook to tell your daughter this whenever they ask you how an o...

  • A Tribute to Friendship

    We are all here for the same reason. We are present on this day and time to celebrate the essence of friendship through activities, fun, singing, cake, and enjoying the company of one another. Each of us is here today because we are considered special,...

  • Sunny Day (sing-song)

    Do you remember Chasing the clouds away? All we really needed Was a sun-ny day! You and I We’re the best of friends You and I Know where the sun lives! We ran and ran Sang loud and long We found the sun There all along! Do you remember Chasing t...

  • My Happy Place

    My happy place has high expectations, and it isn’t everyone’s favorite place to be. Nevertheless, it is a source of great comfort and motivation for me. It is a school. I can see the chalkboard. I can smell the pencil shavings. I fill my brain w...

  • Lovely Lora

    My best friend’s sister passed away at age 18. That sad night was December 11th 2007. Her name is Lorie Elise Pacheco. Even though she was my best friends sister, she really was my sister. My mom loves both the girls like they were her own. their...

  • Secret Longing

    Dear Diary, Tonight I’m feeling unloved. I’m lonely tonight. My best friends are away on vacation, immersed on cloud nine with a new flame, or just tired and taking a night off to relax.. without me. Then there’s the other friend. I g...

  • Summer

    Puddle jumping fun, friends laughing keeps me going, even though I’m soaked.

  • Delete All Details?

    I deleted the number from my phone and the ‘Are You Sure’ dialogue box came up forcing me to perform the painful button press once more. I knew it was a futile gesture, I’d long ago memorised the number I was now deleting. It’s ...

  • I Just Called To Say

    You said you needed money cause you had to go to Boston. So I said, okay. "We’ll go to dinner, and then I’ll get you some money.” Dinner was pasta, with light conversation, and a joke that made you throw your head back, revealing a mark on ...

    • Author: Lady Bug
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • Maybe A Little Bit Better (Cold Pasta)

    She called and said she was eating cold pasta. She said she always thought of me when she was eating cold pasta. I stopped spinning my penne on my fork, and started wishing I could tell her exactly what I was thinking. But mostly I just wished that I h...

    • Author: Lady Bug
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • Platonic Booty Call

    “You did what?” “You heard,” she whispered, aware that some other diners were eavesdropping. “But you were gonna cram for that exam, get your apartment parent-clean, and-.” “But he called-.” “You ha...

  • Sinking (Mature)

    The night of our big day finally came. Tom bought a bottle of fine champaign. We made a toast to good friends, and great ideas. We shared our last laughs, and our final excitement. Then, it was off to the beach. We drove an hour to get to the shore of ...

    • Author: Elice
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5