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Things of Wonder

by Darryl Price, posted 38 hours ago 4747 views00 comments00 favs

Let's start here where it's always now. A leaf was flat and solid green, thin and light, with a white under-belly, a glowing fish swimming in the wind's steady on current. What it was looking to nibble on, I couldn't say. Perhaps the sizzling…

With The Eyes Of A Child

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by Tim Young, posted Aug 01, 2022 101101 views22 comments11 fav

Polly hated high school. She hated all the routines: the getting up in the morning, the waiting for the bus, worrying about being late, all the other kids, you name it.

I'll Show You God

by Carl Santoro, posted Jul 19, 2022 228228 views11 comment22 favs

...the room was filled with a brightness and a breeze, making you think you were up in the clouds.

The Tale of a Fat Ugly Crow on a May Afternoon

by Joanne Jagoda, posted Jul 14, 2022 262262 views88 comments77 favs

a fat crow rapturously caws over its good fortune... not a morsel left on the street, not even a bloodstain

Nervous-WRECK *VEEK*

by Smiley McGrouchpants Jr., posted Jul 13, 2022 214214 views22 comments11 fav

[Scumbag scumbag ― fuck you!!! Stop reading this it's my private JOURNAL!!! Thanks. ;) ]

A Borrowed Barrow

by John Olson, posted Jul 13, 2022 207207 views33 comments33 favs

It was a battered, creaky, rickety old thing, this wheelbarrow. It had two wooden handles with cracks running through the wood, a fat rubber wheel and a deep tray encrusted with the mud and plaster and grout that it had transported through decades of heavy use. Based on…

Nostalgias and Anachronisms, Past and Present

by strannikov, posted Jul 04, 2022 194194 views33 comments22 favs

Surely something worth remembering existed on this tired, dreary Earth before the advent of our most recent nostalgias.

4th of July 2022

by stephen hastings-king, posted Jul 04, 2022 151151 views44 comments33 favs

That thing is a water pipe

Tying Flies

by James Claffey, posted Jul 04, 2022 135135 views44 comments44 favs

He plucks the feathers and winds thread to simulate an insect’s torso.

This Poem Has No Title

by Iain James Robb, posted Jul 02, 2022 149149 views55 comments33 favs

...Or perhaps it has; It depends which way you look at it. Perhaps the reader may cite laziness As my reason for not titling this Any other than I would have done As now, with such a title As it has, since for some reason I never…


by Emily Sparkles, posted Jul 01, 2022 201201 views77 comments66 favs

If she weaves words that are true enough

Late July

by Agnes Ezra Arabella, posted Jun 12, 2022 269269 views88 comments66 favs

The cicadas struck their soundsTheir ribs made a clicking drumThe sound was formed over buckling ribsvibrations sounds like a maracas bangle beatingShe sat up in a lounge chair trying to sleepThe tiny ants she found tickling her armThey crawled from some hole…

That Pill

by Jackie Parslow, posted May 30, 2022 328328 views99 comments66 favs

It’s good to have some, Extra weight - Something they can Grab on to, In the sheets, When it’s late-


by Kitty Boots, posted May 25, 2022 314314 views1212 comments77 favs

a few Hershey's Kisses tucked in with the note


by Dianne McKnight-Warren, posted May 24, 2022 345345 views1616 comments1212 favs

Some nights now I sit at my window

The Time Traveler

by Todd Maupin, posted May 22, 2022 278278 views77 comments44 favs

My work is not that sexy and glamorous kind of time travel that you see in the movies with Deloreans and phone booths.

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