1 vote   160 readings 1 min
One early afternoon, a man was hungry for both breakfast and lunch. He cooked up some scrambled eggs and assembled a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. He sat down at the table to enjoy his creation [+]

0 vote   78 readings 5 min
(PHONE RINGING)
ALICE:
My name is Alice, and I’m a camera.
JIMMY:
Alice, why don’t you start...why don’t you tell me what a typical day looks like for you.
ALICE:
Well [+]

3 votes   96 readings 5 min
I was surprised to be having a mental breakdown in the bread aisle. It wasn’t really the mental breakdown that was surprising, and it definitely wasn’t the bread, but there was something about [+]

Winner - Jury
PSU The other side
0 vote   21 readings 5 min
Morning? Already?
I don’t even know why I bother asking myself that everyday; every morning is greeted with the same, rhetorical question. It may seem like I’m whining, and you probably [+]

29 votes   157 readings 5 min
One time when I was 11 years old I was sitting in my room getting ready to sleep, and I heard a loud thud coming from my closet, which was on my left at the time. I ignored it at first, thinking it [+]

0 vote   53 readings 1 min
Everyday.
Wake up, make yourself look nice.
Walk into class, non-stop hustle.
Work hard on each assignment and make sure you at least get a C.
Everyday .
Get to work half past 9 am [+]

4 votes   46 readings 1 min
Why did you not look at me
When I cried
Why did you not answer me
When I called
Why did you not come
Yesterday
And today, what happened
You told me turn the other cheek
When you [+]

0 vote   20 readings 1 min
The children wait for the slow-moving carousel;
as their parents watch, idly on the side.
The children climb on, to the sound of the bell.
The carousel slowly edges forward with no special [+]

0 vote   128 readings 1 min
Are these lovely thoughts a memory,
or just thoughts posing as one?
Memory is perhaps a traitor,
but my age, it is a kindly one
when it brings a summer afternoon,
moments of sixty years [+]