All writing published for 25 Words

Published writing

7

Cher_Herondale (Australia) published:

Almost

PROMPT: 25 Words

Her treatment isn't working
The doctors say
She won’t make it.
Won’t be here
For much
Longer.
She almost made it.
Almost.
But not
Quite.
 

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about 1 month ago

Cher_Herondale (Australia) published:

Almost

PROMPT: 25 Words

The doctors say
She won’t make it.
Won’t be here
For much
Longer.
She almost made it.
Almost.
But not
Quite.

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about 1 month ago

10

Starlitskies (Sri Lanka) published:

Betraying Blood

PROMPT: 25 Words

She lied that she was a palace maid; the rebels believed her. Inked at the small of her back, the royal tattoo burned her skin.

 

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about 1 month ago

1

Seb_ (United States) published:

Not Now.

PROMPT: 25 Words

Even now

emotion consumes day.

Those nights are gone.

He hasnt returned.

She still sits.

Waiting.

But he wont come.

Not now.

Not ever again.

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about 1 month ago

1

ACDS (United States) published:

Wailing Widow

PROMPT: 25 Words

She now cries underneath the moonlight, dancing precariously near a cliff.

Her body still aches, but anything else she does won't bring him back.

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about 1 month ago

3

Valkyrie (Australia) published:

The Cold Inside

PROMPT: 25 Words

A cold, winters day.

It's warm inside,

But inside myself,

I feel so cold.

So very cold.

Will someone save me

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about 1 month ago

4

ACDS (United States) published:

Wailing Widow

PROMPT: 25 Words

She now dances alone in the moonlight, tears streaming down her face.

Her body aches, but anything else she does won't bring him back.

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about 1 month ago

1

ACDS (United States) published:

Wailing Widow

PROMPT: 25 Words

She now dances alone in the moonlight, tears streaming down her face.

Her body aches, but anything else she does won't bring him back.

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about 1 month ago

3

Daenerys (United States) published:

The Dead Lover

PROMPT: 25 Words

With the loud sound of waves crashing
she stood there
looking out on a stretch of blue waiting
waiting for something that would never come. 

about 1 month ago

1

SnowLeopard06 (United States) published:

Bamboo

PROMPT: 25 Words

The bamboo stood silent in the pot, slow-motion leaves reaching for life. It heard nothing, saw nothing, but felt the sun and reached for it.

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about 1 month ago

17

Draco Malfoy (Australia) published:

Cold Winter Day

PROMPT: 25 Words

The girl looked up into space,

With no food in her stomach
 
While the cold wind blew on her face

Smiled a small happy smile

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about 1 month ago

17

Draco Malfoy (Australia) published:

Cold Winter Day

PROMPT: 25 Words

The girl looked up into space,

With no food in her stomach
 
While the cold wind blew on her face

Smiled a small happy smile

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about 1 month ago

2

CelestialNinja (United States) published:

Her Hair

PROMPT: 25 Words

Her hair was her shield, her confidence, her pride, curls and all.

Something else has claimed it now.

But it never came from her hair.

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about 1 month ago

2

halle_cj (Canada) published:

Curbside Drop-off

PROMPT: 25 Words

She glanced to her left. He simply stood there, waiting. They both began crossing together. The car couldn't stop. Two lives, forgotten in an instant. 

about 1 month ago

2

amaryllis (United States) published:

since AP Lang last thursday

PROMPT: 25 Words

“Do you know what happened yesterday?”

Silence.

”We bombed Syria,” he says, and moves on.

They talk. I wait for someone to scream.


I’m waiting.

 

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about 1 month ago

3

Polaris (Canada) published:

Maybe

PROMPT: 25 Words

He said to himself, "maybe it's today. Maybe today is the day." He smiled as warm hands hug him back to sleep in the sea.

about 1 month ago

2

PureHeart (United Kingdom) published:

breathless

PROMPT: 25 Words

I would've liked to see him running. But he was breathless, and fell to the ground, with cigarette tobacco on the corner of his mouth.

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about 1 month ago

3

dreamcatching (Kenya) published:

25 word stories

PROMPT: 25 Words

Prompt:25 word stories

Violent waves crashed against the rocks below in deafening roars. I jumped; this was it. I was ready to welcome death, but then, I flew.
 
She heard the scream and prepared herself for something horrifying but instead saw something beautiful. In that alley she knew; red was her favourite colour.
 
“I can’t sleep”
“The night man isn’t real honey”
“Yes, he is!”
“How do you know?”
“Because…you introduced me to him last week mummy. Remember?” ...

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about 1 month ago

2

Sarah Gil (United States) published:

Ghost in the wood

PROMPT: 25 Words

I pick myself up from the ashen ground. Trees around me making loud sounds. I am a ghost awaiting my lost lover for another year.

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about 1 month ago

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alyanna (Philippines) published:

Train

PROMPT: 25 Words

He stood on the platform, suit wrinkled, foot tapping, hand running through hair, checking his watch -- waiting for a train that would never come.

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about 1 month ago

1

writerwithadream (United States) published:

Lonely but Not Alone

PROMPT: 25 Words

The streetlight glows. The obsidian night reflects the darkness of your soul, the fragmented stars the shattered pieces of my heart. Not alone, but lonely.

about 2 months ago

writerwithadream (United States) published:

Lonely but Not Alone

PROMPT: 25 Words

The streetlight glows. The obsidian night reflects the darkness of your soul, the fragmented stars the shattered pieces of my heart. We are alone, together.

about 2 months ago

writerwithadream (United States) published:

Lonely but Not Alone

PROMPT: 25 Words

The streetlight glows. The obsidian night reflects the darkness of your soul, the fragmented stars the shattered pieces of my heart. We are alone, together.

about 2 months ago

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Dark chocolate (Myanmar) published:

“Nothing will bring her back”

PROMPT: 25 Words

The knife was still in his hand. Silence and stillness had now replaced the violence. What was done was done. And she was still dead.

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about 2 months ago

4

witheringlilac (United States) published:

Guilt

PROMPT: 25 Words

I lie awake. Haunting my thoughts are the voices of those I have hurt. Forever running to the next day. Trapped in an endless cycle.

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about 2 months ago