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stairway to bruises
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my hand is falling asleep on a bed of pins and needles
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  • Storyboooks » Specific Storybook Discussion
    Breach in the Void DT

    What if you combined all four ideas?

    Lael
    Lael - 2 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Specific Storybook Discussion
    Children of the Dawn DT

    It is indeed...I think. *Kicks @TheIllusiveIntellect *

    StupidSoup
    StupidSoup - 2 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    The Sleeping Prince: Chapter 1

    ok so you got a lot going on here it is a pretty good story I must say so good that I will follow you! I really like the story ...

    SmaugsIntern
    SmaugsIntern - 3 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Satire, Dramatic
    Requiem.

    Well, I will get right to it, hopefully, you'll find this helpful. Firstly: "Time to play a song, The song of the swan." What does the song of the swan ...

    YDRyan
    YDRyan - 3 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    The Sleeping Prince: Chapter 1

    Laikynn Roarke is called before the Goblin Leader beneath the Falland mountains and is told to wake the sleeping prince of Fairscape.

    CallaRose
    CallaRose - 3 hours ago
    16+ Language Violence

  • Forums » Welcome Mat
    Hi, I'm new.

    Hi Drew! Welcome to YWS. I think you'll find lots of people here who are interested in writing ;) If you have any questions, feel free to ask! The members ...

    Lavvie
    Lavvie - 3 hours ago

  • Short Story » General, Narrative
    Crunch Time

    Crunch time

    Dutiful
    Dutiful - 4 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Novel / Chapter » Fanfiction, Teen Fiction
    Chapter 1, help with character portrayal

    I need help with this Kpop fanfiction that I'm writing. My female protagonist seems a bit flat.

    Ourcheers2u
    Ourcheers2u - 4 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Satire, Dramatic
    Requiem.

    Will have to explain to me what the song of the swan is, unless that's just a vague reference to something else and of no real importance. Millions of memories ...

    JayBlu
    JayBlu - 5 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General
    my hand is falling asleep on a bed of pins and needles

    Hey So I started reading this poem and at first I thought it was about depression, then I thought that maybe it's about self harm and suicidal thoughts and by ...

    ishitadutt
    ishitadutt - 6 hours ago

  • Forums » Welcome Mat
    Hey There !!

    Hi, Ejay. Welcome to YWS! We're glad to have you here.

    Meerkat
    Meerkat - 6 hours ago

  • Poetry » General, General
    pinpricks of light in the wounds the needle gave me

    --

    Pompadour
    Pompadour - 7 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Specific Storybook Discussion
    Shattered Moons DT

    @Lareine, I've made edits to my CT, so please, please don't start on my symbol if you haven't already! (If you have, though, I'll remove those symbol-related edits; I don't ...

    Pompadour
    Pompadour - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General
    Time Travellers- the lot of us

    Time to review! This poem is quite thought provoking, it made me reflect on my mortality, the short nature of life, and the notion of identity. The way it compares ...

    Pernicus
    Pernicus - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Culture, General
    License Plates

    Yo LilBizquit, I actually am pretty into this as a piece of slightly abstract poetry. Except that it isn't really abstract, it just uses the licence plate numbers really effectively ...

    PenguinAttack
    PenguinAttack - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Dramatic, General
    A Year Ago

    Hi ^^ i really enjoyed reading this! Although it was short it explained everything! I really enjoyed being able to feel what was going on. On the other hand, i ...

    KyrianAstaAzaray
    KyrianAstaAzaray - 7 hours ago


There is hopeful symbolism in the fact that flags do not wave in a vacuum.
— Arthur C. Clarke