literature

Whether written centuries ago or just last year, literary couples show that love is timeless.

LR Hatfield2 months ago
The Perfect Wedding
“Delia, I can’t believe it’s your wedding day. It’s perfect outside, and everything is ready. All the food arrived on schedule. Your cake is set up. Nothing could be more perfect.” I looked at myself ...
Leann Lane2 months ago
Phantoms
Chapter One- Standing before the giant stone castle was nothing short of daunting. The butterflies that had taken root in Katarina’s stomach ever since she had found out she had been accepted into the...
Erin Glenys2 months ago
Derek and Delilah
“I never meant to come between you and him.” He stated. As if that was explanation enough for his actions. Delilah looked up from her phone, where three texts had been ignored by her boyfriend. “You d...
Sara Bevins2 months ago
Sweethearts to I Do's
Vivian and Wade were high school sweethearts, it was time for their last prom. Wade wanted to make sure it was perfect for his sweetheart Vivian. He rented a tux, a limo, and got her a beautiful corsa...
Andrea 👑2 months ago
Best Friend
Once upon a time, there was this young girl with long light brown hair and a smile that could brighten anyone's day. She sat on her front porch reading a book when all of a sudden a door slam distract...
Sharlene Alba2 months ago
Embers (Ch. 4)
GISELLE The Kemah Boardwalk was probably the only place in Houston I could spend the summer working at without quitting the next day. Although it was a seasonal job, they paid me enough so I could act...
Stormy Robertson2 months ago
You Were a Nice Guy
This isn't non-fiction. It is creative writing, if you think I'm talking about you, I'm probably not. But if you feel attacked, re-evaluate some of your choices. We hit it off right off the bat, with ...
LR Hatfield2 months ago
Love Is in the Air
The water was cold as I laughed and ran through it to get away from Zach. The moon’s reflection off the ocean was beautiful. It was the perfect night. We had dinner with some friends and decided to ta...
Ann Onymous2 months ago
Page 193
Page 73 Peter, You've Become A Pirate The inner child skips away boisterously and wild, every inclination of declaring its departure. Louder than a ticking clock. The one last chance, I'm leaving! and...
Joseph McCartney2 months ago
It's Not All Rainbows and Sunshine
John waited backstage, sipping on a half empty water bottle as the opening act finished up her set. He couldn’t tell whether the condensation or his nerves made his hands so damp. Somehow the anxiety ...
Hannah Payne2 months ago
Just Call Me Luc (Pt. 1)
Part One of Three
Jesse James2 months ago
The Girl Who Dances on Telephone Wire
It's almost 3 AM and I haven't cried or smoked at all tonight. Not willing to stand my non-blurred vision or my non-ashen lungs, I head outside to rebel against my own form. As much as I revel in the ...
Sharlene Alba2 months ago
Embers (Ch. 3)
ZANDER "So, Aunt Jesse, do you have a boyfriend?" Thea asked randomly as we continued to unpack all the boxes that arrived to our old farmhouse. Or should I say, newly renovated farmhouse. Mom made su...
SKYLERIZED 2 months ago
The Season of Selfishness 2: Through Devotion
Blades chopped through the air like machetes cutting through chaff. A chill hung in the air this December 18th. Light snow fell. The helicopter made its descent and touched down with grace and gentlen...
Sharlene Alba2 months ago
Embers (Ch. 2)
ZACH "Mami, I'm good... no really, I'm good... I'm taking all of my medications," I reassured my mother over the phone, just as Thea handed the two pills and a glass of water over to me and I downed i...
Marielle Sabbag2 months ago
The Moon
Last night the moon seemed to say something. What was I doing here, lying in this bed that wasn't mine? I dropped out of high school months ago and ditched home. This wasn't the way I wanted to live m...
Sharlene Alba2 months ago
Embers (Ch. 1)
GISELLE "Do you think they got on the wrong flight?" Freddy Alvarez, my uncle and guardian for all intents and purposes, asked the burning question and while it was possible for my cousins Zach, Zande...
lexus toye2 months ago
Piano Keys
The darkest day of my life happened many years ago, back when I was merely 19 years old. When I was young, I fell in love with a very talented musician. His name was Michael, and he truly did light up...