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Emily Carter seemed to be like everyone else in school: good grades, stayed away from the stoned people in school, and generally hated school. But, there's a secret side to Emily that no one knew about.
At least, until now. Now, the one guy who shouldn't have found out, Patrick Williams, and...
By Olivia Rae
This is an essay I wrote for my freshman English class. Some of the essays will be submitted to CommonplaceUniveristy.com which is a peer-reviewed collection of articles. Commonplace is extremely selective with only a 10% acceptance rate so I'm not getting my hopes up, but I'd still love some...
My mom is an addict. She continues to let me down. This is just a poem that reflects that.
People inspires others in many ways.
By Fate Hates Me
Belle Princesse Magnifique was not exactly typical. She was always moving. Belle Princesse is French for beautiful princess. Magnifique is magnificent in french. Her family got caught with their line of work and Belle was sent off to America to live with her cousin. She was not very social until...
Kate is in for the shock of her life after going through fatal experiences with death's door. Now shes ready to put her life on track with out getting distracted by potential threats. Can she do it? Or will she crash and burn??
By Fate Hates Me
Miranda was your typical girl without many friends but four protective brothers and an stripper mother. Her brothers taught her to be one of the guys. She was strong emotionally and physically, will someone slip in and break her hold on reality.
(Authors's note: This is the revised, rewritten...
By Joseph Pizzarella
A group of eccentric / outcast young adults find refuge from the conformity and hypocrisy of the world in an old grange hall high up in the hills overlooking town. Little did they know they would find themselves trespassing on unholy and â€œtenderâ€ ground which would lead them all...
If you turn it all around, it'll just be backwards.
Narla Night was a normal girl, that is what she thought at first. She had her fair share of problems, with her Mum OD on drugs all the time and a little sister to look after but she had her friends and parties to make up for it. Everything was, well not fine but normal until she was stamped by...
A poem of a someone's dark world turned to light in an unconventional way in modern times.
~Don't read below this until done reading the poem, please.~
That unconventional way is looking for true love. The comparison to taking the ultimate
A Young Girl Looks Back On Her Lifeâ€¦
There's people around me who remind me of this..
Poetry | Updated Dec 12, 2009 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
This is based on an actual occurence from the workplace! It could have been considered humor, but it does have some deeper, moral messages--I think! Anyway, I can never get over how some people seem to have all kinds of luck even in adverse situations.
By Maria Mendoza
Written as a memoir of true events, Booze House is a tour de force emotional ride! Raised in a home of instability, addiction, and violence, this is the story of a young girl fighting to navigate a path to normalcy amidst the turmoil of a family held hostage to alcoholism, betrayal, autism, drug...