Stories tagged sad

The Tomb

434434 views55 comments33 favs

His spoken words had reavealed nothing, but the far-off look in his eyes had told me good-bye.

Freeing Annabel Lee

886886 views66 comments66 favs

It drifted into the sea, I say, when you ask me about home. You’ve only known me for a few moments, so you’re not sure how to gauge me. You laugh, and make an Annabel Lee reference. The English teach in me wants to hug you. The New Jersey in me wants

Settling

851851 views11 comment00 favs

But she knew what she would find. She knew it all the moment she felt the sticky fingerprints behind the slat of her old oak slay bed. The fingerprints that would only be left from a person grabbing it from behind their head. The fingerprints that she

The Yellow Butterfly

855855 views44 comments00 favs

Let whoever may read this know: I am an evil man, and I have done evil things.

Mothers

332332 views33 comments22 favs

And part of us wants to cry at the stained undershirts your dad wears.

Seasonal Affective Disorder

596596 views1212 comments1010 favs

A man of action would take to his rake/ but Sloth would rather watch and wait/ for snow to erase each leaf on leaf.

A Little Piece of Humanity

673673 views33 comments22 favs

It wasn't meant to happen like this— the shutter, the feeling of breathlessness when he touched her shoulder, even after he had pointed out all of the things she had done incorrectly throughout the day. They had been married for five years in February, and as…

Kill it

772772 views77 comments66 favs

my dog had a tumor

We Are Bad Poets

434434 views11 comment00 favs

Fuck love :)

The most tender thing

753753 views77 comments77 favs

Somehow, I have your body, but you’ve gone missing.

Heroin and Hyperspace (two blastoffs)

6868 views00 comments00 favs

"Hello, ah-ah-ah, ma-ma-ma-ma, aaaayaya, this is awful, I am in space," Yesh said, seeing if she could hear or feel her voice, trying not to obsess over her eyes. Her voice felt small, but there was pressure on her ears that may have overpowered it, and t

Chlorine Dream

350350 views44 comments44 favs

death spoke in a swimming pool in late june:

We're Still Here

161161 views44 comments55 favs

the beeps, rhythmic, tell us that you're still with us