2   688 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   183 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   395 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
2   191 readings 5 min

Theresa

Mas, ago

Theresa and Alexander were a happily married couple. They lived in the city of Denver, Colorado. Alexander worked as a receptionist for a high-end hotel, and Theresa worked as a dentist’s assistant.... [+]

PSU New beginnings
4   231 readings 1 min
"I'm not dressed for this," she said.

"Oh, come on. It's Seattle. And anyway, you look great."

Bri smiled at his compliment, but deep down inside she just couldn’t agree. Seattle ... [+]

PSU New beginnings