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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

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sophie_simile (United States) published:

Greetings

PROMPT: 25 Words

"Hello?" he nervously clicked his mic on.

"Bonjour,"
"
Ohayoo gozaimasu!"
"Ciao,"
"Hallå,"
"Γεια σας,"
"Hola!"


Voices smiled as the world became a little bit smaller.

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about 2 months ago

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AscheKeegan (United States) published:

Love Still Lives

PROMPT: 25 Words

Their lips tasted as rotten as the bodies they smote down. Yet they both still lived; maybe love could also survive where all else died.

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about 2 months ago

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Yes_iKnowimShort (United States) published:

Dancing Light

PROMPT: 25 Words

The bright light danced around her. She tried to capture it in her hands. She reached out to grab the light. The light was captured. 

about 2 months ago

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Reanimated (United States) published:

Burning Pile

PROMPT: 25 Words

The photos curled sullenly as the flames consumed them.
    “Do you really think it’ll help?” She asked cautiously.
    “No, but it’s a place to start.”

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about 2 months ago

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Nature dragon (Canada) published:

Bear

PROMPT: 25 Words

Plunge!
Sunlight spun through the cold water, blurry before her eyes as she snapped (again) at a passing salmon.
Too slow. The fish bolted upstream.

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about 2 months ago

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Kiwii (United States) published:

Fall

PROMPT: 25 Words

Fall.
Leave crunch under the boots of little
children coming home for the break.
Wind whips the clouds away. Giving
way for something new... Fall

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about 2 months ago

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Kiwii (United States) published:

Fall

PROMPT: 25 Words

Fall.
Leave crunch under the boots of little
children coming home for the break.
Wind whips the clouds away. Giving
way for something new... Fall

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about 2 months ago

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ellie p (United States) published:

Him But Never Again

PROMPT: 25 Words

i want a guy like him. the one that broke my heart. it was good before the end. i want him, but never him again.

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about 2 months ago

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SONIQUE ALVAREZ (United States) published:

Mourn

PROMPT: 25 Words

I am going to be reunited with the love of my life.  I see him standing there. He says ¨it's not your time¨. I wake up. 

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about 2 months ago

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writer_gal (Canada) published:

Don't let them cave

PROMPT: 25 Words

The minute his feet touched the ground, I knew it was over. How could I fight a world that's already completely bent to his will?

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about 2 months ago

kimberlyp (United States) published:

The Wheels on the Bus

PROMPT: 25 Words

She was running to the bus stop, nothing had gone as planned and now the bus was about to leave. Then she heard a loud...

about 2 months ago

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Dandelioness (Germany) published:

A Dandelion's Flight

PROMPT: 25 Words

She did not have wings to fly on her own.
But floating like a Dandelion's seed, the breath of her loved one carried her anywhere.

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about 2 months ago

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#plantmum (Australia) published:

"Breathe," they said.

PROMPT: 25 Words

He took a frantic, haggard breath. All around him machines screamed. His wife watched from a screen, held by a masked woman. He couldn't breathe.

about 2 months ago

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Summerfox (New Zealand) published:

who is she ?

PROMPT: 25 Words

Look at her, that girl there. Yellow boots and navy coat. Something in her pocket, a dagger? Maybe. Is she a murderer? I don't know.

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about 2 months ago

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Summerfox (New Zealand) published:

who is she ?

PROMPT: 25 Words

Look at her, that girl there. Yellow boots and navy coat. Something in her pocket, a dagger? Maybe. Is she a murderer? I don't know.

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about 2 months ago

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I AM A BANANA (India) published:

A BLINK

PROMPT: 25 Words

Lilly woke up in the middle of the ocean, blinked and found herself in her bedroom, she slept again, scared to open her eyes again.

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about 2 months ago

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Luna Park (Australia) published:

Thoughts

PROMPT: 25 Words

As soon as my pen touches the page, words come spilling out. I am so engrossed that the world around me is shut off.

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about 2 months ago

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asimic (Bosnia and Herzegovina) published:

pimple

PROMPT: 25 Words

i have two premature wrinkles. last night a pimple appeared between them. when i talk, it moves like a mountain between two tectonic plates. 

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about 2 months ago

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Liv_ (United States) published:

Complete

PROMPT: 25 Words

She finally found out who she was. She never felt more complete in her entire life. For the first time in forever she was happy.

about 2 months ago

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aaliyahh (United States) published:

hell boy

PROMPT: 25 Words

his passion is of
igniting and formidable touches caressing my skin
leaving a burning trace, that marks me hell girl
reminding me i'm his underworld

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about 2 months ago

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~wildflower~ (Australia) published:

Stronger than the seasons

PROMPT: 25 Words

(These are two seperate 25 word stories that stemmed from the same idea)


I thought the winter had ended, on that sunny day.
Yet when I finally looked over at you, still, you were looking the other way.

——————

Spring arrived the day that I finally looked at you, but still you were looking the other way. You remained frozen, and I bloomed anyway. 



 
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miherseed (Philippines) published:

Taal Et Al

PROMPT: 25 Words

Pacific crown of sleeping calderas
Do not wake from your extended siesta
Remain suspended in that afternoon
We’re not ready to say goodbye so soon

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about 2 months ago

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BriRiley (United States) published:

A helping hand (Footnotes)

PROMPT: 25 Words

Water everywhere drowning you, but a figure above reaches out to help. The water is pulling you away but their hand grasps yours, saving you. 

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about 2 months ago

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Love, Rose (United Kingdom) published:

Blood red blackcurant squash

PROMPT: 25 Words

Blackcurrant squash was often stained red on my wife's shirt, which I always found funny because she was allergic. I wonder how it got there.  





 

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about 2 months ago