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The Game by 7

The Game by 7

She promised she’d never lie She swore I was her true love Pitiful There I sat, licking at my wounds with liquor Trying to soak away the pain from my tears But the (self) loathing only became thicker   Suddenly a flicker, Her flaming gaze […]

It’s Time – A Story by Angelica

It’s Time – A Story by Angelica

Image courtesy of Katy Mendez She admitted to herself that evening that she had made many mistakes and that everything that once occurred did in fact happen. But she did not regret everything that once was and had been. She had no drop of remorse […]

My Story by Naser Yasrebi

My Story by Naser Yasrebi

My story is the story of language. My agony is the agony of language. I am “the city’s new attraction.” I did not know this. I did not know anything. I was happy. Now I comprehend it. I was placed with my back to the ocean and […]

You Are Not Alone

You Are Not Alone

  Artwork courtesy of Katy Mendez When Heaven smiled, flowers would bloom. When she would laugh, everyone around felt warm sun rays brighten up their faces. When she played, it was as if all of creation sang in harmony songs of joy and celebration. For […]

Doing Less is the Answer to Achieving More

Doing Less is the Answer to Achieving More

His head was being pushed under water; he had almost lost the ability to breathe. With layoffs, due dates, and antagonizing clients, Paul was drowning in commitments. So much to do, so little time… So much to do, so little time… Played on a loop […]

Innocence Lost

Innocence Lost

Johnny’s mother woke him up early in the morning to get him ready for school. He dragged himself to the bathroom and lazily brushed his teeth. Breakfast was waiting for him downstairs and he had to rush in order to make it on the bus. […]

Three Wishes

Three Wishes

A young boy was walking through a park and saw something glittering by the edge of a tree. Curiously he walked towards the tree to see what it was. To his amazement, what he had found was a genie lamp. He had watched Aladdin so […]

Heaven

Heaven

Heaven said to me, “let’s go out and play. I’ll be the teacher and you be the student.” She tugged at my arm and I followed obediently behind. “Everyone listen now. The class is about to begin. Today we will learn about where babies come […]

The War on Terror

The War on Terror

It was 2 a.m. and everyone at home was sound asleep. One of the boys was dreaming of playing in the finals of the World Cup, while six year old Sarah dreamed of riding on a pony.   2:05 a.m. Calm. Like the calm the […]

The World in 2150

The World in 2150

It is the year 2150 and the world is divided into four main governments. Those who embrace the soft drink Coca Cola, Pepsi, Sprite or Root Beer. Wars have been fought over the competing factions. The world is more partisan than ever, and there doesn’t […]

A Typical Love Story

A Typical Love Story

I want a forever type of love The kind you see in the movies The kind you read in fairy tales   Happily ever after that is   I want to fly above the clouds Like a falcon in the sky Like an eagle soaring […]

The Candy Drug Cartels

The Candy Drug Cartels

The government of Canada realized how bad candy was for the health of kids and outlawed all sugary treats in the country. This sent shock-waves throughout the entire country. Parents were having a hard time explaining this situation to their kids except to say, “this […]



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