Stories tagged “relationship”

  • Tearing Up My Heart

    Its tearing up my heart Being with you I thought you wanted to Be with me too I know that I can Be embarrassing I thought you were the guy I could be with without it mattering I can see it in your eyes You’re suffering And I can see it In the ha...

  • Gatecrashing the City of Dreams

    The hall was sweaty hot, filled with flushed, smiling faces, and bodies clad in the latest fashions. Around the edges, people drank squashy plastic pints of beer and brittle jars of outlandishly coloured cocktails. In the space between, people danced, ...

    • Author: dkscully
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Ritual

    It was her ritual, and no one on God’s-green-earth could make her skip it. Not once, not for a single day. He didn’t mind, though. He enjoyed it, actually. Watching her pick up each brush in succession, swirling the matching color palette a...

    • Author: Reiko516
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • Meetings and Hallucinations

    The Auxiliary was cramped and humid, although the room had seemed large upon entering. The air inside felt wet, as if compressed by the lungs of a leviathan. Watching his roommate, Rick became convinced that their breaths worked in symphony, struggling...

    • Author: lostsalient
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Changing Relationships

    “I don’t believe it. I just don’t believe it! After all I’ve done, this is how you treat me?” “Robbie, I…” “Six years. Six long years of my life I’ve given to this relationship, and now you...

  • Craving bruises by sadistic companions (Mature)

    She let out a sob as the crouched by the bed and pulled out her relief… the tears ran down her face and coated the purplish colored bruises under her eye. The glistened in teh light and showed the world the truth. She lifted up her shirt and ligh...

  • The Force of Angst

    If it wasn’t for just one unsettling flaw, it didn’t seem like she had anything inherently wrong with her. In fact, she was practically the embodiment of an archetypal dream that countless men have shared; one from which they wish not to wa...

  • The Visitor

    The man who favored his left leg sat down on the other side of a plexiglass window and picked up the telephone. I picked up a matching phone and listened to what he had to say. “You’ve never done a single thing with your life that you could...

  • Down in Flames

    I sat down after my speech in my Pyro’s Anon. meeting and pondered my life. I thought about Wendy most of all. She was so adventurous, throwing caution to the wind every single day. It was difficult to protect her from herself. I was always picki...

  • Calming The Storm

    The blast blew in a few windows and made all inside the old warehouse duck and cover. Charlie’s mind only had one thought, Wendy. He wanted to run, get away from her once and for all, but she’d kill everyone in here and go after him as well...

  • Twelve Steps to Happiness

    “OK,” the leader said. “Now that everyone’s introduced themselves, let’s begin with our prayer.” The group said, almost at once: “God, grant me the serenity to accept the people I cannot change, the courage to ...

  • Say what?

    “Say that again?” I stared back blankly at my best friend, my eyes seemingly bugging out of its sockets. Veronica turned around to face me, her eyes bright and happy while mine seemed to have flickered out. She opened her mouth to speak, on...

  • No Protection For That

    “Je t’oublierai.” “Que.” “My turn to teach, yours to learn.” “What’s that supposed to mean?” “It means, well, what’s given can’t always be taken back.” “I donR...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
  • A Shapely Ficly

    Alone With you Cold smiles to Hide the tears inside But I still feel lonliness Even though you’re standing by me My hand held tightly within yours while You try and stop me from fading away forever There’s a lump mounting in my throat, and ...

    • Author: Abby (LoA)
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Dog Pt. 2

    They tried to get pregnant for a few months, but it never seemed to work out, so in the intern they decided to get a cat. The lady at the cat store had wrinkles like riverbeds in her cheeks. She told them she could smell a cat lover a mile away. She bo...

    • Author: T. N. Ted
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
  • One More Night Of Misery

    I end up back at home to an empty apartment, with no letter from Colin. I wish I could say I was sorry, but I just have nothing to say. I yell I cried I screamed I shamed him in front of his parents; I broke his heart as well as mine. I never wanted hi...

  • Always/Never OK

    Believe me when I say It’s not meant to be this way; When you’re hot-glued in my brain I tend to act a tad insane. I want you, need you, miss you, *We could be wrong, but babe I’ll kiss you Til the night ends, if you let me- *I’m even chill whe...

  • So Long

    The hardest goodbye is one that goes easily. Softly. One where little is said and the tears shine but never need fall. It is more regret than anything else, tinged with an embarrassed sorrow. “How did we let this go on so long?” It is in their shy ...

    • Author: Lighty
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
  • You're Not Sorry

    While wandering around my apartment, clustered with useless junk, I remember our first fight, appropriately in first grade. “You stole my last strawberry!” I had accused you, along with your innocent blueberry eyes. “I… I didn&#...

  • Connections

    I can see a connection between these flowers and my relationship with John. We had a rough start in middle school. Neither of us was ready for a serious relationship, but we tried it anyway. We went on one unsuccessful dinner date together during the s...

    • Author: Emmyful
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • I Miss You

    Something unidentifable stays in my throat Choaks me up and slips away my smile Causes tears and a sickening feeling Forcing away the feeling is undoable Ignoring it is impossible Is this what if feels like? To really cry strong tears? To really feel u...

  • Just Once

    Don’t get me wrong, I loved my boyfriend. He was one of the most amazing guys I had ever met, and I didn’t ever want to lose him. The first time it happened was when I embarrassed him in front of his friends. It was an accident, I swear it!...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Ghosts of Summers Past

    Two years have passed since we touched hands through the chain length fence, all forbidden fruit and hormones. On especially quiet Sundays, I often find myself laying in the grass; the very spot where we once laughed and talked and planned for a future...

  • Remedy of Pain

    Sweet, milk honey eyes graze across the light dew of the morning grass. Anna, a slender girl of fourteen, lets a solemn sigh twist off her lips. From the window, she sees the world a different place than she had the night before. The grass is less gree...

    • Author: itsElisey
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Letting Go

    “That’s the last of it, I spent some time going through my place. This box has everything else I had left. Pictures of us, movie ticket stubs, even that stupid shirt I bought when we took that trip up north. Also, I found this notebook from...