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Elmer On Trial

By Demetrius Tribune

A peaceful pig farmer does a favor for a young laborer. What could possibly go wrong?

Short Story | Updated May 3, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

My Choice

By Tinu Jos

The story is about a guy who carves the niche of his life by realizing the value of himself.

Short Story | Updated May 3, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: short, story

Laughing We Left Our Clothes Behind

By Booboogibbs

A man who is very troubled, has an imaginary best friend, and sees no point in the world.

Short Story | Updated May 2, 2015 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: drug, abuse, social, impact, depression, dark, humour

Pigs And A Pony

By Demetrius Tribune

Tony (The Pony) Graham fumbled away his chance at becoming a local football legend and found himself tending pigs in a nearby town. It turned out to be his way back home.

Short Story | Updated May 2, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Rufus' Dream by Julius Joyce

Rufus' Dream

By Julius Joyce

What follows is the first part in what is likely to be many parts. This will introduce you to protagonist and maybe even antagonist. I hope you enjoy. This is after all my first attempt at anything in this world.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, reality, gritty, short, story, saga, first, horror, unique

A Leap Of Faith

By jay513

This is about me overcoming my fear and finally talking to her.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: love, romance, courage, relationship

Dad's Dogs

By Demetrius Tribune

When Charlie Pierce died, he left behind a wife, two children, a hardware store and a pack of dogs in the backyard of his home in Midway, California. The widow, Evelyn, turned her anger and grief on the dogs.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

A Letter To Someone I Wish I Knew

By jay513

This is a letter to someone I wish I knew and had the guts to talk in college.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 1
Tags: letter, romance, courage, reflection

Like A Bird Of Paradise

By Alexander Salisbury

A girl with a heart so empty she seems like a Bird of Paradise for she is a beautiful but has no scent

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, depression

Corkie And The Stag

By Demetrius Tribune

The Palm Cafe in Midway gave Corkie and her husband, who called himself "The Stag," a stage on which to perform. And the food wasn't bad either.

Short Story | Updated Apr 30, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Laddoo

By Bidishaghoshsharma

Sometimes we become rigid in our ways and we realize that the more important things in life have gone away. And sometimes its too late to get back the lost. The man in this short story has his own rigid ways and what is left to be seen is if someone who comes in his life is able to make him reali...

Short Story | Updated Apr 30, 2015 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: family, drama, short, story, emotions, relations

The Way Some People Behave

By Godfrey Green

A man turns out not to be what he appears to be.

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: library, user, man, old, hypocrite, crime, criminal, pornography, drugs

Just Think

By Jordan L

A little message on how to view other people.

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: message, short, mini, story, makes, you, think

Michael's Song

By Demetrius Tribune

The song he wrote had a message, an insistent beat and a catchy tune. And he thought it had been forgotten until the day he heard it on the radio.

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2015 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0

Falling On Deaf Ears by Ce Hicks

Falling On Deaf Ears

By Ce Hicks

I am forced to witness the consequences of my actions, and how they have affected the ones I hold most dear.

Short Story | Updated Apr 28, 2015 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: suicide, suffering, ghost, grief


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