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Berkeley Institute for Psychiatric Help and Rehabilitation has earned the newest member of its mental family. The only problem being, she may not be as insane as they say she is. Syrenne Cunningham is shipped off to Berkeley after doctors claim she attempted suicide. Now, trapped within the...
Once a high-class pageant girl, Saoirse McKinley is trying as hard as she can to leave that part of her past behind her. Permanently. Remaking herself into a punk queen, she starts a band and hits the streets. But in an odd twist of events, she has to condsider returning to the life she wants to...
She awakes. Shes not supposed to be alive, shes not supposed to be dead either. Could I have made a mistake?
Short Story | Updated Jan 8, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 5
By Federick Pisuto
Every 128 years, during Spring in Sri Lanka, the four species of Mynas (birds) migrate closer to the centre of the country. The 4 species either come from the north, east, south or west. When they come
Hannah is just like any other little girl. She loves to color and play dress up. She also has a imaginary friend. His name is Oliver. Hannah talks about Oliver constantly and her mother thinks it is adorable. But she is about to get the shock of her life as she gets to meet her daughter's best...
Short Story | Updated Aug 12, 2013 | Reads: 136 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
There are two types of people; the superstitious and those who believe superstitions are all useless fairy tales. As we age, most of us tend more towards pretenses of logic and reason that magic and fantasy. Unfortunately for most of us then, fact is impartial...
By Cody Williams
"Mortality" is a short story about a man and his thirst for life.
By Tin Le
* This story contains a lot of extreme gore and disturbance. A serious consideration is required before reading.
â€œTo lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.â€
â€• Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest
It had to happen eventually. They all had ideas one what the 'it' could be. Everyone knew the time; but they didn't think it would happen so soon...
Short Story | Updated Jun 27, 2013 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Mr Ezimuor
The writing of difficult road of letting go of someone you loved and cherished most (my son)
Fragment Earth â€“ An epic adventure into madness, this series of short stories explores the chains that bind the human spirit to the repetition of survival.
S.S.H.U.T.: Identifying Evil
What if people could think for themselves? No, I don't mean rotating the...
By Elton Camp
A humor write for adults only.
Poetry | Updated May 21, 2013 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
When we first look at someone we automatically make a judgement. But how do we know what they are really like? Human Nature presents a group of characters on board a plane set to crash and it soon becomes apparent that they are not quite as expected...
By Nathan Hawke
A short story of a child who is traumatized when making a shocking discovery at the beach.
Short Story | Updated May 13, 2013 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Read the events that turn a sweet, innocent child into a cold blooded killer. The sick, twisted mind of a father and the cold, indifference of the mother left Tolu feeling like death was the only way out.