literature

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

Emma Flint2 months ago
Morphine
A chill clung to the air, only broken in its intensity by the heat of their bodies. Beads of sweat rested on her brow as her eyes locked with his, a twinkle of mischief and desire gazing back at her. ...
Dial Divine
Wake up. Brush hair, brush teeth. Make tea, eat breakfast, wash dishes. Feed cat. Watch the news. Work. Lunch. Dishes. Watch the news. Work. Dinner. Dishes. Feed the cat. Brush teeth. Brush hair. Go t...
J.J. Prouse3 months ago
Finals Week
God, what is that beeping? Ugh... never mind. Maybe if I ignore it Sawyer will turn it off... why is it still fucking beeping? I finally gain enough awareness to realize my alarm is what is making the...
Heavenly Johnson3 months ago
'The Excluded'
This story is told in the second person, and based on a COMPLETELY TRUE story. This is my story and future book. Enjoy. (Preview) You got accepted into your dream college and now you are heading towar...
Hannah Payne3 months ago
Late Night Snack
You roll over, hoping to see the alarm about to go off. Instead you see what felt like hours was actually only a few minutes. With a frustrated sigh you roll back over, knowing it'll only make things ...
If Only He Knew
The moment was beautiful. Eddie and Stacey were sitting next to each other on the bench near the river bank. The sun had just set, creating an exuberant display of colors on the canvas that was the sk...
Chloe Gilholy3 months ago
Fishman Chapter One
I hear that drowning is the most pleasant way to die. I love the feel of the water, it makes you feel so weightless and free. Nobody can judge me down here. My name is Robert Fishman, some people call...
MementoMori 0_o3 months ago
The Untold Story of Shayna Tesla (Part 2)
Two hours down and one more to go. I can't wait to get off this plane, go home, and become the shut-in that I was meant to be. Charvi and Arabella are both asleep next to some random guy on the plane....
MementoMori 0_o3 months ago
The Untold Story of Shayna Tesla
It always takes forever and a half to get on an airplane. My family and I have just gotten to LAX, ready to finally go home and get some much needed rest and the plane gets delayed an hour. All I want...
Bernadette Floyd3 months ago
Reclamation
Bella was always like a spiritual butterfly/dragonfly. Her young spirit soared and fluttered freely outside of herself at times. She was outside of herself but still there. Wish you would take off to ...
Rachel Pelayo3 months ago
'Splendor in the Grass'
Dear Diary, I am utterly confused. I don't know what to do or what to say. My mind feels like a cluster of white noise. My life has felt like it has gotten crazier since the day I started high school....
Jossilynn O'Malley3 months ago
Only for a Little While
TAYLOR I didn’t have any time to plan my departure. I always knew I was going to leave the trailer park one day, but I had planned sometime after graduation when I was 18 and an adult. But as soon as ...
Caitlyn Rojas3 months ago
White Rabbit
She sat at the piano and rested the fingertips of her left hand on the smooth white keys; the other tapped the ash of her cigarette into her coffee. The house was silent and the only sound that entere...
Michelle Werbeck3 months ago
Electrified
His fingers ran through my hair so smoothly and I could feel his heartbeat quickening. The light in his eyes became brighter as he shifted closer to me in his truck. His lips looked soft and I wanted ...
Joseph McCartney3 months ago
A Cold Winter Night
He pulled into the dimly lit parking lot of the Marriott Hotel, and she stared out of the passenger side window at the broken, fluorescent lights reading “M rri t ot l.” The overhead street lamps flic...
Luna Alva4 months ago
Footsteps
When you live by the sea, there are so many things that can seem more beautiful than the evening sunset or a red sunrise. You wake up to the clear light entering through your window while the wind car...
Hunter Kane4 months ago
Destined to Be
Soulmates
Margot E. Leidolf4 months ago
The Art of Becoming (Part I)
Cowardice… indifference… self-deprecation. Ingrid was sat indoors at a café, bohemian in aesthetic more than atmosphere, drinking her overpriced iced chai latte as she tried to understand how she came...