0   37 readings 1 min
The shop owner’s wife sat in their car in the antique shop’s parking lot. The windshield wipers made a leisurely event of dispersing the cool raindrops, which plodded onto the glass from the ...

PSU Lost and found
1   26 readings 3 min

Cousin Romey

Robina, ago

Oh, hey, Will. Yeah, you’re right. I’m bummed. Totally. Just came from my cousin’s funeral. Thanks, man. Such a tragedy. Totally preventable. Now I’m gonna go get drunk. Come with me, man....

PSU Lost and found
0   18 readings 1 min

Romance's Distance

Yes, ago

Your warm, golden personality found me in the darkness,
Illuminating the shadows,
I found you holding out your arms,
You found me.

For the time we spent, I could not ...

PSU Lost and found
0   15 readings 1 min

Green Eyes

Bert, ago

Despair takes away my color. It fills me up so that there is no room for the hues I long for. Only, perhaps, a shade of grey or two.

But my green eyes try.

They see blue sparkle ...

PSU Lost and found
0   15 readings 1 min
Your eyes held the crisp rays
of the summer sunshine.
The freedom to roam aimlessly.
The late night drives so we could
just feel the warm air on our skin.
The sky, clear and ...

PSU Lost and found
2   830 readings 3 min

The Phoenix

J.P., ago

I stare at the sky and all of its colors and shades, lights and darks, reds and yellows within its deep blue. The sun elongates the shadows created by my body and my black ‘77 Trans-Am parked on the...

PSU New beginnings
16   216 readings 3 min

Inner Battles

LAH, ago

At this point, I’m not sure who I should listen to anym-


“DID YOU CALL YOUR PARENTS YET? DID YOU FIX BETWEEN YOUR BROTHER AND PARENTS YET?” Family struggles shouts at me, again. I’m...

PSU New beginnings
2   439 readings 3 min

Rainbows

Erica Johnson, ago

Light peeks through the stain glass window in front of our small crawl-space attic, creating rainbows on the walls in our living room. I stand at the front door overlooking the sunlit street that ...

Winner - Jury Selection
PSU New beginnings