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A guide to realising you're headed to adulthood without a significant other by your side!
Just a little something about growing up.
Inspiration from: Hudson by Vampire Weekend
â€œJust Before the Bridgeâ€ analyses the responsibilities of the parent in ensuring the preparedness of their teen to confront the pressures and conflicts which they will eventually encounter as they journey towards adulthood. There are anecdotes of some peopleâ€™s experiences as...
Josh recently moved out of his parents house after graduating college. His current employer is having trouble and Josh worries he will be laid off. Josh finds an opportunity to interview with a company who's owner was a person he studied while in a business ethics class. It was meant to be. ...
Short Story | Updated Jun 21, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Bonnie Miller and Jack Walters were meant to be together from the beginning. From the moment they laid eyes on one another in the local second hand book shop. But when faced with many obstacles, their love for one another is put to the test and having to fight for survival. Can their love...
short poem about something we all think about..
Aiden is still searching for a meaning to his life. He hopes to escape from his frightening childhood with his father. While he longs for a chace to redo his childhood, he still wishes for adulthood in order to be a better father than his own.
A troubled father raises his child while looking to his wife to deal with his rather dark past.
Short Story | Updated Jan 13, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
By Olive Higgs
Hi. Here I talk about love with a lot of swear words in too. IT IS MY FIRST TIME IN LOVE I DON'T KNOW WHAT I AM DOING.
Its a poem about becoming an adult and the feeling that comes with such a daunting task.
Poetry | Updated Oct 13, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
This is a poem I wrote recently.
It is mainly about the three stages of life: youth, maturity, and adulthood.
I named it "Stairways" because I like my titles to be ambiguous. I see life like a stairway in that there are many levels, as characteristic of a stairwell.
By Deirdre Hoh
This story is about relationships. It is about the things people go through in different relationships. Sometimes they just don't work out for some people.
Short Story | Updated Aug 28, 2012 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Diana Christina
"The bed sheets saw Cambry grow up like voyeurs and wallflowers: masochistically and sadistically."
I wish I could go back to my childhood. Where sadness meant not getting to play and heart break meant not getting to watch my favourite cartoon.
Poetry | Updated Apr 15, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 18
By Bill Rayburn
Questioning why young people are in such a hurry to grow up. Adulthood is overrated. (approx. 800 words)
Essay | Updated Apr 4, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0