0 vote   240 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   266 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   505 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   441 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
0   130 readings 1 min

Caravan

El perro Aguayo, ago

First we lost the green of the jungle
No more bird songs

Then we lost the Blue sky replaced for the eternal and toxic grey
No more star lights

We lost our sacred ...

PSU Lost and found
0   113 readings 5 min

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
0   113 readings 1 min

Genealogy

Ballard, ago

I found it. The street you grew up on. Apparently they changed the name in the 60s when the "City Beautiful" movement elevated the freeway and cut the Diamond street you knew in two. The north ...

Winner - Jury Selection
PSU Lost and found
2   83 readings 1 min

Blasphemy and Me

Nicnac, ago

Mother,
I used
To believe.
The plush red pews
To kneel,
Before you.

Different colors
Shapes, and pieces
Tell a story
In glass.
It's stained
But ...

PSU Lost and found
1   234 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 ...

Winner - Jury Selection
PSU Lost and found