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By Reluctant Sage
Lost in love.
Short Story | Updated Dec 3, 2013 | Reads: 87 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
About the pain of being torn between two lovers, between two realities, between the past and the present, and between the mind and the heart.
Poetry | Updated Dec 2, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
By Tracey Alvarez
Piper Harland does the one thing she swore she'd never doâ€”return home. Her brother's financial difficulties can't be ignored, so she heads for her tiny island home town where Ryan 'West' Westlake crushed her heart just days before her father drowned while they were out diving.
A young Welsh gigolo meets his end at the hands of his English lover.
Short Story | Updated Nov 16, 2013 | Reads: 84 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
A contest entree to Coralie's Fall into Fall contest.
Short Story | Updated Nov 5, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
A poetic story that was inspired by a rainy day.
By Reluctant Sage
To love someone so deeply, but morality, tradition and other forces keep you separated. Love cannot be restrained.
Questions that arise when you are presented with the unknown?
Tanka (It is a common Japanese poem format, following a strict structure of 5-7-5-7-7, the precursor to the haiku). Traditionally, exchanged between lovers and lacking rhyme. Enjoy...
*Inspired by real events in a real relationship between two people very dear to me*
Both are broken, can love fix them?
His wife had an affair and left him with nothing.
Her husband made her feel like trash when she was at her lowest.
He's willing to confess all of his secrets.
By Benji Louise
Intimacy is a beautiful union...
Loving someone when you're sure they can't, won't, will not, love you back.
Poetry | Updated Oct 1, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 5
This is a potential opening to a book I am beginning to write. The start is ambiguous for a reason, and I would like to address this in following chapters.
A few poems combined to represent the lovers then, now, and in the future.
Poetry | Updated Sep 22, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1