friendship

C.S Lewis got it right: friendship is born when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one!"

Garner Holdsworth3 months ago
That Old Lot
Anyone ever had that one place they feel connected to? For some it’s a camp, for others it’s their grandparents house, and for some, it’s wherever their heart feels at home. Always, and I mean, always...
Aurelie Jones3 months ago
Lethal Friendships
It happened again. Probably the worst she has ever experienced in her life. Everything was fine one moment, and then it hits her. Like a Mack Truck. No prelude to this. No warning. No argument to clue...
Vanessa Marshall3 months ago
Heartbroken Friend
It's hard to see a friend go through something that you can't help them with. It's the ever turning page of a lost love and a broken heart that pulls you into the whirlpool of, "Just let me in so I ca...
Riccardo D3 months ago
Toxic Friendships
So, you’ve been friends with Jack or Jill for the last seven years? Well... that must be an unbreakable friendship, right!? Wrong. I’m here to tell you that friendship, no matter how many years you’ve...
Singster Jones 3 months ago
I'm Moving... Again...
Do you remember Liam? The guy from my story "The Double Treat"? He didn't disappear right after our fling ended. We stayed friends for many years after that. In those years, I made a friend called San...
Ysabelle Soto3 months ago
To My Ex-Best Friend...
I guess I've never had much luck with other females. Females my age that is. I never knew why. It was like that in high school, too. I guess I saw something in that person that I did not like and I na...
Don Anderson II3 months ago
I Miss My Friend...
It was my friend's birthday yesterday and it's almost been a full year since he died... I really miss him. It all started on a Friday last year. I was homeless and living with my grandmother at the ti...
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Nour Saadouni3 months ago
Toxic Friendship
So here I am to tell you about a friendship I had. This is my first story on Vocal, so enjoy reading!! I knew him from school, he was a friend of my friend also from school. So we sometimes saw each o...
Devin Jennings3 months ago
An Open Letter to My Ex-Best Friend
Dear ex-best friend, It's taken me a long time to finally sit down and write this. A lot of heartache, anger, and sadness occurred before I could finally find clarity as to how this all played out. So...
Mimo le Singe4 months ago
Friendships that Don't Last: My Thoughts
The only thing that separates friendship from romance is the degree to which people are intimate with one another, especially where having children together is concerned. Otherwise, I reckon that frie...
Katheryn Compton4 months ago
Two Are Better than One: Community
You all, I am so guilty of isolating myself so much, it can be a little sickening. Anyone who knows me personally also knows that I am not much of a people person. I grew up in a big city where everyo...
K Miller4 months ago
A Satisfying Friendship
Hi there! Happy 2019! My plan is to write on here at least once a month, so let’s see if I can commit to that! Okay so by now I’ve missed January and tried near the beginning of February but what I fi...
Jilian Woods4 months ago
Why It’s Important to Be Able to End a Friendship That Drags You Down
Friendship is a genuinely important part of life, and having people around as a support group is not only nice, but it’s also incredibly beneficial to one’s mental health. On the contrary, if a friend...
Liam Bobie4 months ago
Finding Yourself
Friendship can be a tricky thing. Friendship is about love, giving, learning, growing, and thriving. Much too often, people put their focus on the KIND of friendships they want to attain, rather than ...
Rowan Koehler4 months ago
Finding Your 'Tribe'
Friendships ebb and flow. People come and go. Some people search their whole lives searching for “their tribe,” so called. I think that sometimes we get so stuck on what we picture in our minds that w...
Laura Daykin4 months ago
The Disappearing Housemate
This is a cautionary story and quite a world away from anything I’m used to writing about! This is for all you people out there who, like me, cannot get on the property latter and have to rent. Everyt...
Jane Doe4 months ago
I Loved You, Too
The way we met will always make me a little too happy, really, and I think about it anytime I need a smile. When the girl next to me in our 10th-grade math class dropped a lighter out of her pocket, s...
Lyonne Aya4 months ago
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up... Your Social Circle
Like many, I have been binge-watching the new Netflix series around self-help guru Marie Kondo's quest to tidy every living room in America. Confident, careful, and boundlessly charming, Kondo is bril...