Short Stories

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

Autumn

Autumn

colourlessness
4 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 01, 2015
"Why jump?" "Do you know what another word for 'autumn' is?" she asked. He stayed silent. "Fall."
5,206 reads votes 502 comments 97
one missed call

one missed call

HatOfChbosky
156 parts / 21 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015
(1) Missed Call at 3:33 AM // all rights reserved twenty fourteen // // copyright to @HatOfChbosky //
156,776 reads votes 10,963 comments 511
Takeout

Takeout

hypnotic_daze
6 parts / 13 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
❝Pearl slumped over the kitchen bench, allowing her golden hair to cover her face. "I bet he doesn't even know my name." Indiana slumped down with her, forcefully tug... read more
3,080 reads votes 127 comments 74
Twenty Minutes To Go

Twenty Minutes To Go

myheartsmistake
19 parts / 7 pages, updated Mar 04, 2015
A bride, a groom, and a wedding chapel. Twenty minutes to go.
10,617 reads votes 1,206 comments 321
The House of Tiny Whispers

The House of Tiny Whispers

33AndOut
28 parts / 70 pages, updated Mar 03, 2015
A collection of short stories and scraps. Includes: sci-fi, speculative fiction, fan-fic, romance, post-apocalyptic/dystopian, vampire/werewolf, competition entries... Requests taken, depending on boredom levels.
32,757 reads votes 446 comments 324
sunshine

sunshine

abstracts
68 parts / 7 pages, updated Mar 04, 2015Pictures
❝i guess times change❞ in which a forgotten boy writes [unsent] letters to a girl who meant the most to him. [lowercase intended] short story #31
60,069 reads votes 6,059 comments 455
People Help The People |BoyxBoy|

People Help The People |BoyxBoy|

InfiniteTeal
10 parts / 34 pages, updated Feb 27, 2015Video
Brothers with the same serious condition are split up with hopes -unconscious hopes- that someone will save them from the bottomless pit they are falling i... read more
6,638 reads votes 430 comments 63
Dear Angie....

Dear Angie....

missxsuggy
30 parts / 16 pages, updated Mar 03, 2015
She loved him...She trusted him....She believed in him....Then He left her standing face to face....Risking her own life.....
3,970 reads votes 434 comments 140
Duped

Duped

_calypso
7 parts / 20 pages, updated Mar 03, 2015Pictures
Bryce Hansen wants revenge. Some ass-kicking revenge. She wants it so bad that she wants the whole world to see it. Bryce is so full of her ex-boyfriend Asher's sick jokes, so sh... read more
21,359 reads votes 600 comments 111
Odds And Ends

Odds And Ends

hepburnettes
2 parts / 10 pages, updated Jan 01, 2015Pictures
A collection of short stories [including prologues and epilogues from existing stories] and rambling thoughts from yours truly.
33,736 reads votes 1,471 comments 378
therapy

therapy

-therapy
44 parts / 16 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015
“they told us that we needed therapy, as if medication and tainted words could fix broken toys.”
175,070 reads votes 9,161 comments 1,972
Papercuts

Papercuts

SamMadison
9 parts / 10 pages, updated Feb 26, 2015
Papercuts. A reminder that even fragile things can make us bleed.
52,276 reads votes 3,162 comments 572
Paris in the Rain

Paris in the Rain

arcticstars
3 pages, updated Dec 21, 2014VideoPicturesCompleted
"Every fairytale begins in the rain." When you run into an old bookshop in the middle of Paris to escape a storm, who knows who you might meet there.
6,132 reads votes 312 comments 160
Rapture (Love Shots Contest)

Rapture (Love Shots Contest)

shruthii
6 parts / 8 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015PicturesCompleted
What is love? There is no exact answer for the everlasting conundrum called love because; everyone has their own opinion of love. Some say love is a feeling. ... read more
1,586 reads votes 127 comments 91
Take Me Anywhere

Take Me Anywhere

_tiredly
3 pages, updated Mar 01, 2015 Mature
He was a heartbroken man with coffee stained lips. She was an intelligent woman with the world in her eyes. ... A twenty-six year old man gets on a train, bringing w... read more
41 reads votes 13 comments 1
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