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A GIRL IN A CITY RUNNING AWAY.
Poetry | Updated Nov 17, 2009 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
From the outside, seventeen-year-old Callie has it all down. Callie and her best friend, Tee, begin to feel bored with their New York suburb, and they travel into the city to test out the nightlife. When they pretend to be older, they meet two older, wealthy guys, Brady and Kellan. Their trips...
By James Gueth
The city of Nairobi has a way of putting a face to every individual. This depends by the way you react to things, people, issues, your dressing and image
By Vivien Ripley
This is an excerpt from a longer novel that I'm working on. The narrator of this piece is Maddie Ross, who, at age sixteen, has an overbearing manic-depressive mother. In this passage, we meet Maddie as she goes out for the afternoon in order to escape the problems at home for a while.
Glorious is set against the backdrops of the Jim Crow South, the Harlem Renaissance, and the civil rights era. On a hot July 4th afternoon, in Reno, Nevada boxers Jack Johnson and James Jeffries engaged in what would be come to known as "The Fight of the Century."
Jack Johnson would come out...
July Friday the thirteenth was a day that would change Jasmine Oâ€™Harraâ€™s life forever. She was turning eighteen today, and beginning a trip into adulthood that would last a lifetime. It started normally enough, but by the end of the day her life would never again be the same.
By Richard J Perry
A man without a memory wakes up in a field, who is he, how did he get here, maybe the city of Metaphor will tell him?
A tribute to my Great Aunt Carol, a supporter of my poetry.
Poetry | Updated Nov 1, 2009 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
I'm posting it a bit late, but I wrote this on 9/11
By Be My Escape
It was thundering outside and I wrote this. :D
I like it. sort of inspired by some Owl City.
By Olivia Danger
unlike everyone else . . .
By Dark Skylight
Its about losing your self,rushing into something and then taking consequences..Sometimes they can be serious like this about what i wrote about..
it is not finished yet
By Nat Daywen
The day draws near. Davin must leave for New York City. But why is he leaving? Who is he meeting there? What is he leaving behind? And what secret is he carrying with him?
A long night goes badly wrong for a not-so-innocent man, just when he's beginning to taste freedom.