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DRAMA STORIES

The ode lives upon the ideal, the epic upon the grandiose, the drama upon the real. - Victor Hugo

A Bird in a Golden Cage

My name is Miranda. My mom is a pianist for the local classical band: Strings and Keys. My dad is a singer for the rock

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again
Amy Christie

In Doubts I fall

Nothing to stop me sliding deep, into darkest corner of my imagination. And if I thought I saw a light, it was only a puddle,

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boarding school
Sylvie Soul

Elite and Tawdry – Chapter 19

Tawny stepped out of the black limousine and stared up at the massive establishment that was Westinghouse Manor Here we go again, she mused. At

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adventure
Agnes Laurens

Fast to the Finish

sliding, the cold and stand,when speeding up the speedto finish as the fastest within a few minutesit is told who got the medalfor being the

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#lessons
Agnes Laurens

No is No

seven days a week, I think aboutthat night, nobody saw, a move,you showed me when it was notthe right of yours to bedoing that thing

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beyond appearances
Amy Christie

Dare to Look Inside Lake

Ice becomes thinner as you peek is winter coming to an end, or can imagination make dents and cracks on frozen edge, leading you to

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apps
Vasilica Florin

TOP 5 BEST APPS TO MAKE MONEY 

Hello everyone, today I will present you 5 of the best applications to earn some money! 5TH PLACE:     THE “MGAMER” APPLICATION IS IN 5TH

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Art
Michael Stuart

Taken Hostage

I filled a jar in Carolina Of slurping sea sand And captured sunlight, The most ravishing things I could see before me. I saved it,

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PEOPLE SPEND A LOT OF TIME BEHIND FOUR WALLS!
Walker Ikard

TALKING TO THE WALLS

TONIGHT, I AM SO LONELY, DOWNHEARTED AS CAN BE, WITH FOUR WALLS AND THE CEILING THAT CAN’T TALK BACK TO ME. BUT I POUR MY

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adults
Victoria Mineva

The tree

It was the second half of December. The sky was darker and grayer than usual days. The day was chilled and spooky. Two people walked

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Check Ride

Alexis Palmeter lay in bed, enjoying the last few minutes of drowsiness before her day shifted into full speed. She lay on her bunk, staring

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bedtime stories
Daniella Cressman

Lavender Fields

Leonard Goldstein looked at people on the crowded train: Some writers, some bankers, some musicians (he could tell from their loud chatter about gigs they

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#Writing Tip
Barbara King

How to Write a Rounded Character

Be it hero or villain every character needs to have some substance. Every story has two types of base characters. You’ll have your broad-chested hero

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Personal growth
Riva Brown

Heavy Keys

Having a keychain with a user-friendly clasp, Alisa found it easy to remove her office key, the master key, and the key to the front

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choice
Andrey Lukyanov

A Moment That’s A Little Off

Right this second… An inflammatory thought! An idea turned cold. If you want to torture a person just put him/her on your life schedule and

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The seven kingdoms

chapter 1: The promise [prologue] Indrajith is walking through a field. He cannot bear the pain and fatigue. His legs were changing directions from time

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ache
Melissa Powers

Beacon of Light

There is a beauty to being the sole bright light in a vast sea of darkness and a curse as well. Melanie Raynore should know

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#Home
Amy Christie

River of Harm

Did you believe that faith would keep you warm, loved, and protected, that there’s no way dark things could come inside, share your hearth and

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Bittersweet
Darius Razzle Paciente

On Distant Shores

III Not much goes on in this small town. I always wondered why I even remained here after all these years. Perhaps it’s the old

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forest
Nataliia Stempkovska

Lost in The Woods

John loves to walk in the woods, distracted from the bustle of the city and everyday problems. In autumn, the forest is magnificent. The trees

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addiction
Michael Stuart

The Bill is Due

“Are you there?” “I’m here,” Jame said. “Experiencing some technical difficulties.” He suffocated the chair with his oil soaked coveralls and fatigued legs. He looked

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#women
Josiah Pilskalns

On the Water

Placid masterpiece written on the water teach me your language and I’ll teach it to men’s daughters Vibrant blue painted among the pages delight my

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Dystopian
Danny Contreras

The Distributator – Chapter 1

Prologue Six hundred years ago, in 2063, The Anomaly snuffed out electrical systems and humans depleted all available energy resources. Civilization collapsed from the ensuing

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comedy
Andrey Lukyanov

Randomly Recorded Argument

It was an unusually hot night in October. Both, the Clit and the Pussy looked in fascination at the site of exaggerated Cock, appearing out

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Danger
Bernadette O'Leary-Malcolm

The Many Lives of Mita (Part III)

It all begins normally… like a whisper. *** Book 1 in the Scottish Limelight and Love series. *** Introduction: After Mita Lopez left her abusive

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bonfire
Benjamin Bratz

Bonfire

Our world is ablaze, and where flames reign nothing but ashes will remain. Surprisingly, we are still alive - my brother and I. Protected by the sturdy

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angels
Le Voir N. Lewis

Before There Were Angels

God had the most innocent and beautiful beings in mind when He/She created little angels sleeping so peacefully. Sleeping Newborn Baby Boy, by Claire51700 (Pixabay)

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adulthood
Liz Lowham

Blue Flannel

The only shirts my dad ever wore were these long-sleeved flannel ones, always blue. I wanted one when I was growing up so badly that

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fantasy
Fezan Javed

The Sleepy Mermaid

Ashley, the mermaid, lived with a large family in a city of corals in the depths of the ocean. The tiny coral town where fishes

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absentee father
HC Holmes

Daddy’s Little Grill: Part 3

Everyone knew who wasn’t Daddy’s favourite Flora, like a dog with a bone, flew at us with more accusations. Edgar was in her crosshairs this

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anger
Amy Christie

Shadow Hungers for Trust

If you felt lost, abandoned, surrounded in one dark embrace, touch with your fingertips the ice slowly cutting all bridges between you and the love

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death
Pam Reeder

Final Goodbye

Making Peace with a Painful Past Photo by Cameron Venti on Unsplash I hated this old barn when I was a kid. I hate it

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Monsters in Our Midst

They came without warning. We used to talk all the time how if we had known they were coming the different things we would have

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Life
Le Voir N. Lewis

Caught in a Thunderstorm

Survival is the name of the game when Mother Nature has the upper hand. Green grass field near a body of water under blue and

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a second chance
Amy Christie

Riding the Carousel of Chance

Is there a single place that you can stay in and be safe from ever-flowing life emotions that raise waves, blue mountains to go under

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Alternate History
Donald J. Bingle

Cause Ways

“What if?” is the essence of genre fiction. What if monsters were real? What if mankind had faster-than-light travel? What if there was a world

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affection
Amy Christie

Magic of Lost Moments

Was it a waste to give so much love and not find any affection in return? Do you feel you have made a gift of

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Crystal Walker

Meet Arnold (aka “Glitter”)

A supporting character in the serialized RomCom “Matchmakers” Saving the best for last in this group of friends, meet Arnold (aka “Glitter.”) “Arnold is a

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castle
Adam Dodds-Wade

The Palace Upon the Sea

(A Tribute to Poe) One night, bleak and eerie, where once I loved her dearly, Our home, where locked away, away, my heart is kept,

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Lumiel Morningstar
Mina McGuire

The Man of Glass

Once when I were a boy, I knew very little of the world and the weight of what the things I spoke had truly carried.

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Solo – part 8

     Arriving at the Military Compound with ten minutes to spare Ely was waiting outside Captain Greenstein’s office. Dressed in one of his uniforms,

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history
Roy Hill

Not All Heroes Are Human

With the enemy closing in and inflicting brutal casualties, survival depends solely on one unlikely source… When thought of an animal being a hero, thoughts

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Crime
Muhammet Uslu

Crime cannot change

1946 “Granddad, what is this?” “Grandson, that thing there’s known as a sapphire. It’s our most valued belonging. I won it.” “How?” “Grandson, that is

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#hereneniriko
N.A. Hernandez

Color Your Life

I painted my life in yellow When happiness was still shallow Gestures of kindness was simple A life with principle Like clouds floating freely White

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Devastation
Colleen Millsteed

What A Week!

I’ve missed my daily routine I’m guessing most of you are aware I’ve been dealing with flooding and extreme weather events over the last ten

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bad boy
Sylvie Soul

Elite and Tawdry – Chapter 10

No…this can’t be happening, Tawny thought. “Are you okay?” Maddie asked as they exited McCurdy’s class. “You look like you’re about to puke.” “I thought

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The Night of Many Suitors

It was Christmas Eve. The lights were twinkling and the sky was barely visible above the skyscrapers of New York City. Over the past few

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A Utopian Nightmare

I am in a utopia of sorts. The rain falls on the tin roof. Next door, my neighbor sings and plays the guitar. I have

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#jubilation #rain #car #crash #Daddy #eternal #life
Melissa Andres

Jubilation

Rain lashed against the windshield of my classic 1980 Torch Red Chevy Corvette as I drove down I-35 South headed for work. I was in

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The Good Freind (chapter two)

She clipped back her hair, grabbed her bag, and went down to the breakfast hall after assessing her appearance one last time. **** “Morning Lorica”.

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beast
Bernadette O'Leary-Malcolm

Of Beastly Beauty(Part I)

The story you only thought you knew. *** Spawned Lucia and Rolan Blackheart were destined to meet. They were two of a kind, born to

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#Ukraine
Agnes Laurens

The Dark Side

boom, bang, boom,boomer the bang,it is there, in the dark,sooner than expectedexplosion, grey with orangein the air,then, when it lightyou see the darkon the buildingbroken,

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A Brief Story
Franklin Okeafor

TEARS FOR APUGO

A small crowd had gathered to see Apugo fall. They were mostly curious children, drawn by the rotor power of the chainsaws. Others were here

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addiction
Michael Stuart

Enchanted No More

She walked in just after the sun started coming up in orange smears. Her shirt was ripped on the sleeve and there were scratches around

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contemporary
Crystle Skye

Whiskey Girl

I reached for the glass in front of me and took a sip. I never liked gin. The smell reminds me of my piss drunk

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#voice
Nataliia Stempkovska

There Is Always Someone

“I can not take it anymore. I don’t know how to get along with people in this world,” a helpless female voice sounded distinctly in

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Fate
Nina Fabunmi

Blue Night

Love came knocking at my door I glanced in the peephole and was charmed by a smile But when I opened the door to let

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grief
HC Holmes

Alone Together

Their connection redefined love and marriage Sydni flicked the kitchen light off with her elbow, bumping the vintage swinging door open with her teddy bear

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drama
Somsubhra Banerjee

We Are Like Lego Blocks

Colourful blocks, red, green, blue, yellow, differences intermingle to form structures, alone they’re just a block, lonely perhaps, sad maybe, but when they come together,

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animals
Judean Derby

Cat and Mouse

She was in a corner now. Literally. With no way out this time. Standing frozen in this dark place with the sound of her heart

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Then You Start Over | One

October, 2014 “We’ll have a cottage by the shore,” I muse aloud, feeling the words settle against the metallic walls that encase me. “The foyer

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child abuse
Amina Giselle

Castles in the air

Growing up, I was meant to be seen and not heard. My needs were burdens. My pleas for love were nauseating. My cries were an

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Muhammet Uslu

Spice

I was sitting in my vehicle, loose and paying attention to music. I was heading to the shopping center to get myself another pair of

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#pills #past #present #future #witches
Melissa Andres

The Pills

What I enjoy most about being a skilled scientist is working on highly classified experiments. Technology. Robotics. Botany. Chemistry. Medical. You name it and I’ve

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Crime Stories
Muhammet Uslu

Can You See Me?

It was simply one more day. Samuel Elliott Johnson was simply one more man. He was headed to simply one more work. His routine had

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drama
HC Holmes

Highway of Life

Blue ’46 Mercury barrelling down black asphalt. Carefree, young love, feet on the dashboard. Holding hands at the Drive-in on a Saturday night. ~~~~~ White

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climate change
Alicia Eichman

The Reason for Everything

Photo by KoolShooters from Pexels “Abuelito! Come quick!” Sylvie stared in wide-eyed disbelief at the long-necked monster strutting across the front lawn. A pointy nose

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#brokenheart
N.A. Hernandez

Remembering You

Oh my love, Oh my dove, How sweet and tender you are, As I am in an hour Sweet kisses and cuddly hugs, Every time

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