2 votes   18 readings 5 min
Trees planted tall with purpose. The night was as strong as a bull. And a lively forest clustered with fireflies and animals. One animal lay the bear, who had just made his rounds from snow-white and [+]

1 vote   11 readings 5 min
I turned back to look at my friends. The four of them jeered at me, then one of them yelled, "Come on, we don't have all night!" I faced forward and flicked the flashlight on. As the night filled with [+]

2 votes   20 readings 5 min
"Say there, Donkey, where are you headed?" It was cold to be out traveling. Nonetheless alone. It caught Dog off guard, some old donkey trudging alone, eyes straight ahead, each step a routine. Hell [+]

0 vote   42 readings 1 min


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Lovingly The Rose of Sharon
Sharon Bee

2 votes   43 readings 5 min
Another day of work, another day of nothing. He tunes out the world as he drives back to his so-called home, more like a cage to him than even his office. But once he settles down, he realizes he [+]

0 vote   42 readings 5 min
The stars were mere pinpricks of silver light dotting the dark canvas of the night sky. These ancient sentinels stood steadfast in their guard over the sleeping Earth, seeing all but rarely [+]

2 votes   303 readings 5 min
Averell Saint-Delaire does not often think back on childhood fondly. His memories up until the age of 12 can only be described as lonely. As the child of the town’s most prestigious family, he spent [+]

Winner - Jury
PSU A Night at the Circus
0 vote   29 readings 1 min
“Be careful going out,” we tell each of our daughters. “The freak show is in town.”
The snake charmers will think you one of their beasts.
The strongmen will toss and rip you [+]