1 vote   50 readings 5 min
I got called into work at the police station. It was 4:00 in the morning and I hadn’t had my cup of coffee yet, so I was a tad bit grouchy. It was autumn and the cold was already setting in [+]

Runner up - Jury
PSU The Witching Hour
0 vote   13 readings 5 min
My feet splashed in the puddles leftover from the downpour earlier. My sneakers soaked up the muddy water. I couldn't see my feet clearly, but I could definitely feel the water seeping in between my [+]

0 vote   13 readings 3 min
As you know, I taught 8th grade history at the prestigious boarding school, Spirit Academy. Which doesn’t have many spirits. I spent most of my free time either in class, or in the teacher’s [+]

10 votes   146 readings 1 min
It’s raining, which means he’s here.
His visits are sporadic as they are attempts to escape the rain.
I can’t deny him or turn him away, in fact I can’t move.
He enters while [+]

2 votes   157 readings 3 min

It Started with Thunder

Steph Prizhitomsky, ago

It started with the thunder. The low grumble, as if from a ferocious animal, crept up on the castle, slowly and softly until it erupted with such vigor that it shook the teacups on their china [+]

0 vote   1009 readings 3 min
Only in that instant did I remember what happened during a sleepover when I was a girl. Clad in rainbow star pajamas to match her name, Celeste shared that she had heard that if we twirled around [+]

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PSU Brunchin' Around