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How to Feel the Height of Bees on Your Hands

by Darryl Price, posted 2 days ago 6161 views55 comments11 fav

The first thing you must do is get rid of that stupid Closed Road sign. Are you trying to be funny? When your kindness dies, everything in the vicinity dies with it. I know you want to get to the free wonderful toy inside without having to eat…

Beaver Tail Beach

by Tim G. Young, posted 5 days ago 7070 views33 comments22 favs

Gulls glide Grey waves crash

How the Monarchs Thrive

by Steven Gowin, posted 6 days ago 8383 views11 comment11 fav

At the time, Leanne was meant to be going with Daryll Keyser. She played bells in Mr. Davis’ marching band, and Daryll played tuba. On the bus home from Tulip Festivals, still in their uniforms, they’d do things to each other in 10-minute turns...


by stephen hastings-king, posted 6 days ago 9595 views11 comment11 fav

I had a dream about being in a vintage alley that had bowling balls with adjustable relations to gravity

Iron Mountain

by David Ackley, posted May 30, 2024 282282 views1313 comments66 favs


Mrs. Smedley's Art Class

by Carl Santoro, posted May 18, 2024 539539 views22 comments11 fav

THERE ARE TWO PARTS. FROM PART ONE: (Later the police escort the students out, directing them to keep their hands in the air, as they file out into the parking lot. They wrap Mrs. Smedley in a blanket as she stares out blankly in shock. "How is Linda? Is

Wings and Lace

by Erika Byrne-Ludwig, posted May 10, 2024 342342 views88 comments55 favs

Feelings can't be measured, can't be weighed, can't be evaluated. I imagine invisible wings flitting inside us close to our heart like butterflies on flowers. Unpalpable, elusive, colourless lace. I'd like to be able to touch them, see if they're hot or cold. Perhaps…


by Misti Rainwater-Lites, posted May 08, 2024 290290 views66 comments44 favs

There is coffee to the right and whiskey to the left.

Putin Flies!

by strannikov, posted May 08, 2024 249249 views44 comments33 favs

Rumors stranger than usual were circulating in Moskva. Naturally, they could not be confirmed, but they were making the rounds so thickly that they began spilling out of the capital. “Putin has become a superman!”

Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?

by John Olson, posted Apr 27, 2024 322322 views77 comments66 favs

Marcel Proust had never been to a big-box store before. He was dazzled by the sheer size and scope of the store and the seeming impassivity of the shoppers. So many products, so many shelves, such strangely intriguing examples of the human condition. The people seemed…

line breaks

by Dianne McKnight-Warren, posted Apr 21, 2024 294294 views1010 comments88 favs

I wish

Kevin Kavanaugh RAPED Deirdre by Swimming NAKED In Front of Her When No-One WANTED It!

by Smiley McGrouchpants, Jr-Esq-III, posted Apr 20, 2024 383383 views44 comments22 favs

["And you can tear a building down ... but you can't replace ... the MEMORIES ... "]

No New Clothes for the Empress

by Neil McCarthy, posted Apr 20, 2024 313313 views88 comments66 favs

Because I was not sure if the poet had said yearn or urine, I zoomed in on her mouth as she commanded the lectern...

Viet Thanh Nguyen: Nothing is Resolved

by Jeff Goldberg, posted Apr 15, 2024 427427 views33 comments33 favs

"I write out of a deep need within myself for beauty. A beauty that I think can only be found through the practice, through the sacrifice over time that's required."


by Adam Sifre, posted Mar 30, 2024 369369 views55 comments44 favs

A poem not about fog written in fog with an erasable pen.

Birthday Makeover

by Phillis Ideal, posted Mar 19, 2024 417417 views11 comment11 fav

Iris is beside herself with excitement that the most popular girl in her eighth-grade class invited her to join her circle of friends after school. On the sound of the bell, she charges to the door to be the first out of the room and to race to meet Ange


by Emily Sparkles, posted Mar 05, 2024 486486 views55 comments33 favs

Yes keeps falling out of my mouth

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