This was supposed to be the best field trip ever. Up until this point, I’d really thought it was. We’d gone hiking and toured a bunch of cool buildings. Even being dragged by my best friend and buddy for the trip, Ramona Astor, to what had to be every single store in Ireland was fun. … Continue reading Group Short Story 2019
by DarkKnight Cold and clingySoft and painful.We run awayBut you will always stay.Warm and farHard and southing.You reach out your handCaring and kind. But all we see is a monster.And he just keeps saying,“Do you want to see?” We try to hold on to those you takeBut they let go. Try as we must to leave you in … Continue reading Do You Want to See?
Leonardo DaVinci was born on this day in the year 1452. DaVinci, a painter, architect, inventor, and scientist, is perhaps best known for this famous painting: Mona Lisa. Image Credit: Wikipedia Write a poem describing what Mona Lisa is thinking about.
by Shea R. I began to panic, then heard footsteps behind me. A loud bang woke me up. In a cold seat, I jumped up from my bed and ran into my kitchen where the noise came from. My mother was cleaning up a broken plate off the floor. In an exasperated voice she greeted … Continue reading Visitors
Photo Credit: Historic UK On this day in 1912, the "unsinkable" RMS Titanic sunk in the icy waters of the North Atlantic Ocean. Write a poem about this event from the perspective of a passenger or crew member (NOT Jack or Rose!)
by Shalymar P. The most dangerous thing in the world,The most intelligent thing in the world,The most corrupt thing in the world,The most emotional thing in the world,The most complex thing in the world,Is ourselves,Humans…Humans they are rare and different,We go back on what we say,We side with words of our opposition,We can tenderly love,Or … Continue reading Human
Some people consider 13 an unlucky number. Write a poem about luck: good, bad, or otherwise.