literature

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

Andrea 👑6 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 Alba6 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 Robertson6 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 Hatfield6 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...
Annie Onymous6 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...
Hannah Payne6 months ago
Just Call Me Luc (Pt. 1)
Part One of Three
Jesse James6 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 Alba6 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 6 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 Alba6 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 Sabbag6 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 Alba7 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 toye7 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...
Emma Flint7 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. Prouse7 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 Johnson7 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 Payne7 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 ...