0 vote   207 readings 5 min
What am I even doing here?

This was the thought Willow had as the picnic clamored on around her. Icy wind sliced through her jacket as she stood quietly underneath a tree thick with ...

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PSU Share your story
0 vote   9 readings 5 min
I know what it’s like to see the sun. To be in the presence of it, to see the crispness of objects and the living without the aid of a lamp or a candle. The sun doesn’t feel bad against your ...

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PSU Share your story
0   260 readings 5 min
My favorite superhero as a child was Goldeneye, defender of the weak and divine avenger of the Gods. His character was based off Assyrian legends from millennia ago. Supposedly, they had found ...

PSU Lost and found
0   477 readings 5 min
Darkness blossoms into radiant light. Emptiness transforms into a warm fullness. I breathe, knowing intuitively that I am alive, yet WHO AM I? White angels surround me, their lips moving in an ...

PSU Lost and found
0   425 readings 5 min
I had left my phone at work on that beautiful June day, a day of late evening sun, a warm summer breeze, and the languid buzz of insects. Monarchs flitted around, one landing on my shoulder for a ...

PSU Lost and found
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Saltair

Abbadon, ago

Esbenshade lost his mind in the hall of mirrors beneath the splintered rafters of the decayed Grande Pavilion of Saltair. It was not initially his decision, rather a pressing encouragement of the ...

PSU Lost and found
1   229 readings 5 min

The Key

Sandy, ago

Same routine every day. Clothes set out for the day. Invariable breakfast of cereal with berries, the same cereal, what a horse would choose—bland oats. Homework. The pool.
That, too. Into ...

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PSU Lost and found
3   197 readings 5 min
The first time she said it she was nervous. The phrase was awkward, untested. She’d never felt the sound form in her mouth. “It’s all jake,” she said smiling. She thought it was funny; she...

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PSU Lost and found
0   137 readings 5 min

Let it Go and Live

Mike, ago

Asher tentatively climbed the stairs to the plane, realizing he was at the point of no return. What had he gotten himself into? Where did he get the courage to plan this trip?
Although ...

PSU Lost and found
0   41 readings 5 min

Ancient Lore

rob, ago

Late into the night, when the period of immediate mourning had passed, three men climbed along a path on that part of Jerusalem’s Valley of Kidron where tombs had been carved into the steep ...

PSU Lost and found