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TIME PAST by Alan Dale Dalby

TIME PAST

By Alan Dale Dalby

A man finds himself sent back in time in a most unusual fashion.

Short Story | Updated May 4, 2010 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: time, travel, love, life, fantasy, fate

Still ALive

By santana2425

A piece inspired by the knowledge of street gangs and the continuing violence which plagues my hometown. Based on a former gangbanger who remained locked in his own home, scarred internally and externally, tortured by memories, and haunted by the unavoidable view and sounds of the street outside ...

Short Story | Updated May 3, 2010 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: gangs, torture, depression, trauma, violence, city, hate, scars

Up That Famous River With A Paddle Of The Mind by Jessa Sumner

Up That Famous River With A Paddle Of The Mind

By Jessa Sumner

A high school girl finds herself coping oddly with the found body of her weeks long missing friend and all that it means. She struggles with the frustration of parents and disdain for her classmates as they try to help her deal. The solution she discovers is both touching and true to the reality ...

Short Story | Updated May 2, 2010 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: death, denial, tragedy, high, school, girl, friends, evil, popular, people, pe, bonding, coping, loss, love

Grandmother's Song

By Origamime

Sometimes we have those special memories we hold real close but one detail is missing.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 47 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: granmother, knitting, humming, memory

Some Use A Mask

By Origamime

Best friends and partners in crime. Still they are there for each other.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 156 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: best, friends, dumpster, mask, emotions, determination

Elenore

By Origamime

When your as low as you can go the onyl thing to lift you up is a friend who is always by you and isnt afraid to stand up when your pushed down.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 95 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: left, baby, diner, town, friend

Low Tide

By Origamime

A clam caught a little too far from the water at low tide.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 95 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: clam, water, hot, dry, tide

Should Have Brought Batteries

By Origamime

A kid versus

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 86 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: monster, kid, closet, brave, hide, flashlight, batteries

Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice

By Origamime

An only son tries to console his mother as he departs. Maybe never to return.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 74 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: orange, juice, war, son, goodbye

Bravery And Admiration

By Origamime

A woman preparing for her wedding looks to her mother for strength.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 132 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: wedding, scared, mother, ring, white

A Story's End by santana2425

A Story's End

By santana2425

Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind ------------ J.F.K.

Short Story | Updated May 1, 2010 | Reads: 35 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: war, fiction, apocalypse, city, death, motherhood, judgment, disease, punishment, peace

The Diner (Nighthawks)

By Masonkessie

My idea of what is going on in Nighthawks, the painting by Edward Hopper.

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2010 | Reads: 204 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: masonkessie, nighthawks, hopper, fiction, short

Wanda's Story

By Beyurslf

Wanda is the waitress in a small cafe. Her story is told by through the arrival of a stranger in the diner one morning.

Short Story | Updated Apr 28, 2010 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2

Gifford Collins

By Joseph Norman

Two short pieces describing the life of a simple man. Two of a series of such pieces describing the life of the inhabitants of French Harbour, Roatan, Honduras.

Short Story | Updated Apr 28, 2010 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: caribbean, poverty, simple, living

Everyone Goes Away In The End

By Masonkessie

An old man looks back to the past.

Short Story | Updated Apr 28, 2010 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0


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