Stories tagged “hurt”

  • Forgiveness

    I had hoped for a better start to this year I wished for you to forget all the pain I left behind I never meant to leave you I never meant to give you no reasons of my absence on your birthdays, or your graduation day I had sent many cards I guess th...

  • Hiding Behind The Stitches (Continued)

    Meanwhile The pressure is building deep inside The tears are burning behind my eyes And people ask me Cross my invisible line I’m miserable and broken, the teenage equivalent of ‘I’m Fine’ I can feel it Its pressing down inside my head My very ...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Strength

    To some Strength is muscle Brawn overcoming wit and cun And lifting the largest weight. Others feel Strength is skill In music or artwork of teal And singing the highest note. Then still Strength is power Much land for one to rule, get their fill And b...

  • Memories from Once Upon a Time

    I closed my eyes and breathed him in. I leaned my back against his chest and felt him tighten his arms around me. I felt so safe in his strong embrace I could stay here forever… I thought And I would too… if— “Sophie?” He ...

  • Keeping In Control

    I spent the rest of my lunch period in a deserted girl’s bathroom. The boy who sat with me, the only person to actually offer me friendship instead of just stares, sent shivers down my spine. His clear, blue eyes looked so calming and gentle̷...

  • Consistently Inconsistent

    When I think of you, The Beetles lyrics come to mind. “I want you. I want you SO bad.” I know you want me too, but its not the same. I want you for experiences and feelings and happy times together. I’m starting to get the feeling tha...

  • What Is Love?

    Some people ask What is love? There are those who say A gift from above There are others who say It’s gentle as a dove People say It’s a hard road to take Others say It’s not worth the heartbreak I say That the pain Is not always In ...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Tell Me Why

    Tell me why It hurts so much Tell me why Every time we touch All I feel is misery Tell me why Every time you look Tell me why My expression is an open book And all I want to do is run away Tell me why I bleed inside Tell me why Its all a lie Everythi...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 1 out of 5
  • The Last Letter

    She sat at the window, pen in hand, looking at the blank sheet of paper upon her knees. This is harder than she thought. The only reason why she refused to say it face to face is she knew she would say the wrong things- hurtful, jealous, unforgiving. N...

    • Author: Mirror
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
  • The Worst Part

    You know what the worst part is? You don’t? Of course you don’t. You never know anything. Isn’t that the reason for the thousands of idk’s? Of course you wouldn’t know what hurts me the most. God forbid you actually pay at...

  • The Worst Part

    You know what the worst part is? You don’t? Of course you don’t. You never know anything. Isn’t that the reason for the thousands of idk’s? Of course you wouldn’t know what hurts me the most. God forbid you actually pay at...

  • The Worst Part (Cont.)

    For a while I put up with it, didn’t bother me too much. I was happy for the attention and for something new to focus on. I even fooled myself into thinking that you really cared. But I was wrong. Very very wrong. You’ve hurt me over and ov...

  • When is the right moment?

    He looked hurt. I sighed. This was to complicated. “What’s wrong?” He asked. “I’m tired of this Jared.” I told him. “Tired of what.” He took a step towards me. I took a step towards him and hugged him. &...

    • Author: Violet
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
  • Why

    Why can’t you understand how much this means to me? I need this more then I admit yet I just try to make you happy Why can’t you see that I just want some time? I have all faith in the future yet now is not then Why can’t you believe ...

  • Caring

    You stand there and tell me you care but when I say that I am scared you turn away and now you act as if I never mattered. Can it really be that easy to just turn your back and not give it a second thought on something you truely wanted? You say that y...

  • Nothing is Wrong

    Looking into Nathaniel’s eyes made me forget everything else. There was no more hurt or pain or hidden bruises. Looking into his eyes made me feel like I was almost worth something, like maybe I wasn’t doomed for eternity. I held my smile f...

  • A Short Story in Lit

    I sat all through first hour staring straight at the teacher. I took notes when we had to, but I didn’t participate in the discussion. We had just read a short story and were disecting all the literary elements used in it. I should have been the ...

  • Maybe a Good Night?

    I heard Nathaniel’s sentence stop in the middle. I could tell that he had more to say, but I didn’t feel like wriggling it out of him. Once upon a time I would have. I’d learned how to understand their expressions, tones, and other th...

  • Don't Feel So Good

    I woke up the next morning more groggy then normal. I didn’t remember going to bed last night, but that’s where I was. I got up and groaned a little. I figured my muscles were stiff from the way I had slept. I made my way to the shower with...

  • What Devon Saw In Her Eyes For Just A Moment

    Well she did ask you to tell her. I took a deep breath and just spit it out. “You looked like you needed a friend. Like someone had hurt you and you just needed to get away.” Well there, you said it. Kalyla dropped her gaze for a second, bu...

  • All Sorts Of Confusing

    “You asked me, and I told you.” I agreed with her. “But obviously its something you were trying to hide, so I should have pretended I didn’t notice.” I felt myself turning red. “Devon, I can handle the truth.” ...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Drunks are No Fun

    Crap… I looked at the time. Was it that late already?! “Hey… uh, I have to go. I’ll see you in school tomorrow. Sorry. Bye” I rushed in a quiet, hurried voice. I clicked off my phone and set it down on my bed just before m...

  • Broken

    “Hold me?” She asks with a small tilt of the head and a sweet smile so melancholic that it ripped her heart in half. A burning sensation built up in the corners of her eyes as she reached out and pressed her cold, shaking hands against her ...

    • Author: Revenant
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
  • Holding Back

    So much tension, so much pain, I feel so much for you, Why don’t you feel the same? All this time, it was going so well, Suddenly reality hits, And now I want to yell… Not at you, but at the world, For tricking me yet again, I hate how it ...

  • Phone Call: The Netherworld

    …because I can’t tell you about the horrible atrocity that happened today. Because you can’t help me not to screw up again (oh, you didn’t even know about the screwup, because you passed away on the same weekend) or find a metho...

    • Author: Lancet
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5