Stories tagged “teenage”

  • The Promise Of

    It’s not even a song I particularly like; I use to wince when it came on the radio, which was often. Just another generic pop beat, wanna-be song, always blaring from the CD player in the common room. The tune and words were drilled into my unwilling...

    • Author: Lighty
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Ashes Remain: Prologue Part 1

    I looked up, waking from a daze. My cold, pale fingers shook as they held a small black-and-white photo. It was of a small girl, maybe 16-years in age, cuddling a black kitten in her slender arms. He face was scrubby, her clothes looked like they had n...

  • The Game (Mature)

    The bathroom is my sanctuary and has been for years. No matter what I wanted to avoid, the bathroom has never let me down, which was one of the reasons I was so surprised when the door to the bathroom exploded open, revealing my best friend. “BOO...

  • through my fingers (Mature)

    She’s beautiful I’m sorry She’s not as beautiful as me Fuck it She is beautiful I’m sorry I just can’t take it I can’t believe you’re out of my reach You were so close I never get my hopes up I should’ve known that was the right lifesty...

    • Author: Breeze
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
  • See for Life, See Love

    It is the end of all things that stood. It is the beginning of all things that live. A forest stretches and we hear the rustling of leaves on branches and we hear squirrels rushing from the ground. 9:44am A young man delivers his paper to the teacher: ...