Stones stories, books, poems, and more

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We are but stepping stones, in the shallow stream of flowing screams and shrieks and cries, carried by the winds of time. Read More
Life is but a stepping stone through time . . . to a place beyond the reach of tears. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 29, 2021

Reads: 100

Shelves: 1

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Like stepping stones along a babbling brook, the passing days and seasons allow the ever churning and roiling currents of our lives to ebb and settle with the receding tide of time. Read More
A couple of guys take on gravedigging Read More

Tags: graves, stones

Poem / Poetry

December 12, 2020

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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celebrating writing water and time Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 13, 2020

Reads: 261

Comments: 2

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: time, stones, statues

Book / Fantasy

February 16, 2020

A young man that finds he has a destiny far greater than he ever imagined in another world running parallel to ours. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 14, 2020

Reads: 334

Comments: 1

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What happens to the property when the graffiti isn't ordinary graffiti? Read More

Reads: 340

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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This is the fable of a vampire, a castle, a servant, and how badly things can get messed up if communication is lacking. Read More
Rocks of all shapes and sizes hold a convention to praise the Lord. Read More
"Curious, is it not? How we all imagine ourselves to be the hero of our own story." Titans wage war over the Creation Stones, seeking the final hidden Stone of Matter, whilst revealing glimpses of the Greater War. Ammon walks through dreams, witnessing the powers of light and dark. He… Read More
The crown had nothing to do with the Emperor's decision making. Read More

Reads: 628

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tags: tea, sisters, stones, aged, old

People don't praise the Lord, so Main Street does! Read More
The ground was frozen solid and hard. Our shovels would just bounce back, sending funny feelings within our arms. We were on a project that would last one year. There were six of us; and we didn't give up trying to get our shovels in the frozen earth. Then… Read More

Reads: 540

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

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Elena and Alaska find themselves trapped in a prehistoric world full of mutated dinosaurs. While trying to survive in such a chaotic world the girls stumble upon a mysterious stone that gave Elena the power to control a red raptor. Now together with the help of a tribal boy… Read More
I wait here like this stone, patiently, until you come to belong to your forgiving grace Read More
I'm like an open book my emotions show on my face now, my eye brow raises at stupidity, but my feet stay planted to keep my place in the world. There's a sad story to everything shining, mine might be my immense growing pains in my body in odd places,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2017

Reads: 692

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A relatable metaphor. Read More

Tags: love, metaphor, stones

Reads: 626

Comments: 5

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A look at the past, the present, and the future of a social problem. Read More
Beginning of a short story I'm working on. Read More

Essay / Memoir

December 18, 2015

Reads: 472

Comments: 1

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I lived here. Read More

Tags: dogs, toys, nails, stones

Reads: 751

Comments: 5

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I've categorized this under "True Confessions," not because it's so much a "confession," but because it's based off of a real place I've been. In fact, I'm heading there tomorrow. The title is based off of a real song, which I was taught at this place. I hope you guys… Read More
My story, expected to be in around 5 parts. Read More
How the wrong love can wear one down to nearly nothing... Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 30, 2013

Reads: 363

Comments: 1

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A BOY AND GIRL IN 1950S LONDON. Read More

Poem / Humor

November 01, 2013

Reads: 1241

Comments: 1

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The whole poem is complete nonsense, it just rhymes, and within the poem itself it states its purpose...Here's my defense: ..."I hear your laughter"...so..."when folks are down, with one big frown, it never hurts he who takes a curtsy," if someone makes a fool of himself if he can lift… Read More
In a reality where two completely opposite worlds exist side by side, Caroline is working through the adolescent struggles of growing up in her own world and like most humans, she is completely ignorant of the existence of this alternative reality. But after an eventful day in her childhood in… Read More
A suspensful story that leaves you hanging in the end. Read More

Tags: suspense, gray, stones

Reads: 1106

Comments: 1

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A poem about someone, anyone walking along the shore of life, contemplating the many lives that came before them and the ones who will make their mark after they die. We only live once. Make your mark! Read More
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