Stories tagged “teen”

  • Upon a Star

    Her eyes twinkled, just like they had years before, when we lay beneath the stars, full of summer love and heat. The grass had pricked our skin, but we hadn’t noticed, completely absorbed in each other and the magnificent starscape above. It was ...

    • Author: Byn
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Choice of Flight

    So my fist met his face, and I almost felt the need to apologize, like someone might if a dog jumped on a neighbor. I’m so sorry, I don’t know what my fist was doing. It never behaves like this. It won’t happen again. But was I sorry?...

  • Boy, was I right

    I was so excited. My hair was up and curled, with a few starnds hanging from the sides, and I had the perfect dress, long and purple with silver sequins, and the perfect date. It was my boyfriend who I had been dating for seven months. I looked myself ...

  • The Countdown the the Derby Begins

    Sophia Newman. 17. Daughter of the rich horse manager Richard Newman. Single. That is all people saw when they saw the young lady in public. This was her life, a life she hated. Everyone believe that, being the daughter of a man that has taken many hor...

  • Prom Night

    “But Mom, it’s Prom!” “Next time check your lunar calendar,” Joanna snapped as she whipped the curtains shut, blocking out the moonlight. “But Brittany’s waiting! And Dad said I could borrow the car!” Joanna stood holding the curtains a...

    • Author: Aurelia
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Suckers and Shamblers (Mature)

    “Jesus CHRIST!” Beth and Jay both elbowed Simon sharply before the curse even finished tumbling out out of his mouth. “SHHHHHH!” they hissed. “Sorry,” he whispered. “But what the fuck was that?” The three...

    • Author: Aurelia
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • EXACTLY Characters

    Scotty:15 yr old. Brown hair n eyes. Popular boy in school cuz he plays baseball. No 1 really knows him though. He wants 2 play guitar n hes found the perfect girl 2 play for. its not his gf either. The girl is worth it but once he talks 2 her shes def...

  • Procedure and Propeganda

    _"Don’t underestimate how popular you really are. They know it, and they’ll exploit it. As has been the case since the inception of society." “Don’t listen to her. They are your friends. They only want what’s bes...

  • On the Way to Prom

    The doorbell rang. “Cody!” Brittany screamed. She had been crying. “I thought you weren’t coming. Your mom called.” “I had to see you,” Cody said, trying to enunciate around the fangs. “It’s Prom. I...

    • Author: j. smthng
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • Escape?

    Simon, Beth and Jay stumbled through the darkness, following the brook as it weaved through Seabrook Park. When the stream banked right away from the Nature Center, the teens went left, hoping for some cover in the building’s shadows. They had ab...

    • Author: Aurelia
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • Too many pictures!!

    The picture taking went on practically forever, Will was most likely just as annoyed as I was but he didn’t show it. I was so excited to finally be at the dance. He was such a gentlman helping me out of the car :) My dad said something about bein...

  • I Love My Friends

    We walked into the school and went into the gym, where the dance was held. I looked around and saw my best friend Anne, talking to Jake (her date) Natalie, Tyler and Kayla. Anne saw us and pointed us out to the crowd around her. Natalie and and Tyler s...

  • First Generation

    “I’ll be back by second sunset!” She says this as if she isn’t naked but for a pair of prosthetic antennae. Our waxy apartment is small enough that I can reach over from the kitchen to keep the door closed. “Where do you t...

    • Author: Daniel Solis
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Geez. Don't Tell Me What to Do.

    Look at me This toy soldier Bound to your every whim By the ornery bonds of Fetality An immutable indenture Encasing my anger Its eruption forbidden Lest my petty liberties be torn from my back as well

  • 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 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Coming Out Of The Closet On Accident : PT2 (Mature)

    I exited the locker room shocked at what I just witnessed and in a strange way, very happy that I did see it. Not for the sexual aspect of course, but just the fact that it reassured me that gay people can be the popular people or the tough people, or ...

  • Journaling is a Pastime of Mine... Forced Upon Me

    Monday, 22nd, Bedroom Frankie says I have to write in this book. I have told him, over and over, that he is NOT the boss of me, and therefore can NOT tell me what to do under any circumstances, but unfortunately Frankie has not quite grasped this conc...

  • Journaling Part Two

    I asked my therapist, Jennie, why I have to write in this stupid book and she actually took Frankie’s side. And, yes, before you ask, Jennie the bartender is a therapist. Everyone always laughs when I tell them this. I actually don’t understand why...

  • Journaling Part Three (Mature)

    APM&S is very, very dull. Mrs. Pyers says we need to know all of this stuff but no one does. I’m totally going to fail finals. What the hell! We’re ALL going to fail finals. What really got me when I learned about APM&S is that you take it...

  • Shhh, everything is going to be fine

    I woke up and saw Mr. Jones holding something on my stomach. I turned to see Will kneeling by my side and holding my hand. I could tell that he had been crying. All my friends were standing around me too, they had been crying too. I opened my mouth to ...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • I needed him there

    I didn’t know where I was, when I blinked my eyes open and looked over I saw my mom and dad talking to someone. She was holding a tissue in her hand and was crying like crazy. I realised it was a doctor and I was in the hospital. My dad looked ov...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Whos fault it is should be the least of our worries right now

    “Well fine, don’t. But when this whole thing gets worse because you two are depressed over something that wasn’t your fault, don’t whine about it to me.” Anne said, in her usual stubborn tone. “I understand that this...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Long Road: Stumbling along the path.

    I was completely lost at 17 even though I knew it was coming. I did nothing to prepare for it at all, hadn’t worked, hadn’t saved money, or looked for a place to stay. I floated around with friends until shortly after I got a job and moved ...

    • Author: Ath
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
  • They were all doing something

    “You’ll be fine, they’re going to make it all heal and you’ll be good as new.” Will said, trying to sound positive. He leaned in and kissed me. Darrell walked up and put his hand on his shoulder, then took my hand, “...

    • Author: Turtles :)
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Clara

    I could tell she wanted it. I could see her eyeing me from across the room during the party, and who could blame her, I was attractive. Attractive in any way possible. Nice length of wavy dark brown hair, sweet-looking brown eyes, a brilliant smile, an...