I Like a Good Story

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    We might now have a 3 party system: Democrats,

    establishment Republicans, and the Trump Authoritarian wing of the Republican Party.
    hbr1 hbr1
    66-70, M
    Mar 6, 2016

    Because there's always some truth about the

    person who says it, even if it's fiction. It carries much more meaning if it's repeated. That is what I think about good stories. Here's a fast one; many individuals were tricked into never having children but only extreme pleasure & pain. So in return they tricked other...
    Noology19 Noology19
    Mar 5, 2016

    A Grandfather was sitting by the fire with his

    two young grandsons, teaching them about the difference between good and bad, positive and negative. The Grandfather tells his grandchildren, “There is a good wolf and a bad wolf living inside each of us. The good wolf is love, compassion, courage, generosity, fortitude...
    EmilyE26 EmilyE26
    18-21, F
    Sep 4, 2014

    Public Transportation And The Human Condition

    It never ceases to amaze me. The things I encounter when riding the bus. Be it odd smells, wet seats, or the occasional pet parrot, their existence never deters me from my journey, no in fact they bring life to it. It is the people however, that most impresses on me and often...
    oopgirl oopgirl
    31-35, F
    Oct 14, 2009

    Nightmare On Holly Street X

    " the bloodcurdling scream woke me from my slumber and as i moulded into my senses it became more acute. trouble came on holly street like rats dancing to a pipers tune....it followed in droves ..the air was dense with it ..in fact so much trouble permeated holly street that...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer
    Dec 29, 2012
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    Mar 9, 2014

    A doctor was addressing a large audience in

    Oxford .... "The material we put into our stomachs should have killed most of us sitting here, years ago. Red meat is full of steroids and dye. Soft drinks corrode your stomach lining. Chinese food is loaded with MSG. High trans-fat diets can be disastrous and none of us...
    hbr1 hbr1
    66-70, M
    1 Response Apr 2, 2014

    Hero Bus Driver Keeps His Cool to Save a

    3-Year-Old from Kidnapper!!! Only 1% of abductions are from strangers and it happens in a moment. Praise God this bus driver keeps his cool and saves this boys life!!! A bus driver is being called a hero by local police after assisting the police with the arrest of a kidnapper...
    jopava jopava
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jun 9, 2015

    There's a story behind every person.

    There's a reason why they're the way they are. Pain alters our personality.
    iamsal iamsal
    16-17, F
    Apr 4, 2016

    The city was dark. The lights from the streets,

    the neon on businesses to seedy to close for sundown all gave the blackness depth. The lights of the apartments high above looked down to the ground. All of them witnesses to the underworld, but no care to change it . The moon watched above me with it's tired silver eyes.no one...
    noahjoah123 noahjoah123
    22-25, M
    Mar 18, 2014

    Cool Story Bro

    A good story is about its delivery. Without it you can't even begin to take pen to paper or finger your keys. It becomes much like you....Dull. Perhaps this guide to writing will help you write the perfect essay, poem, haiku or sonnet. Let us begin.1. Alcohol. Let's face it you...
    NotLarryBubkiss NotLarryBubkiss
    36-40, M
    1 Response Sep 1, 2012

    because human nature is defined by our

    narratives. the ones we've lived and the ones we tell <3
    mirrorimage99 mirrorimage99
    18-21, F
    Mar 6, 2016

    You Fell Into The Story, Dream, Someone Wandering Thought Process Your There Make The Best Of It!

    Here you are note there is a soft chair by the fire a pipe filled with fine tobacco. Light and pick up the book right side up for fear if they Notices you at all. Now chance are they won't maybe the children but they always tell. Well time period in a while ago and this family...
    Poetliz Poetliz
    46-50, F
    Mar 30, 2011

    Life has been so peaceful lately.

    I wake up anytime I want, which is usually around 9am. My three dogs are all over the room chillin'. I have so much time to sit down, have slow meals, read lots of books and just look outside with out worrying about my plans for today. Life is so quiet ever since I left the city...
    Luccaie Luccaie
    26-30, F
    Mar 7, 2016

    Over 2500 yrs ago, Moses said to the children

    of Israel, "Pick up your shovels, mount your ***** and camels, and I will lead you to the Promised Land". Nearly 75 years ago, (when welfare was introduced) Roosevelt said "Lay down your shovels, sit on your *****, and light up a Camel, this IS the Promised Land. Today...
    hbr1 hbr1
    66-70, M
    Feb 24, 2014

    Not Quite What You Would Expect...

    Im a gamer. Hands down I love Video Games. But I only like ones with good stories. If it doesnt captivate you and pull you in... its a one and done. A good story can be re-read over and over again. Thats why I play some of my games over and over. I just enjoy...
    Silver01ta Silver01ta
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Dec 13, 2009

    It was the coldest winter ever.

    Many animals died because of the cold. The Hedgehogs, realizing the situation, decided to group together to keep warm. This way they covered and protected themselves; but the quills of each one wounded their closest companions. After awhile, they decided to distance...
    hbr1 hbr1
    66-70, M
    Feb 6, 2014
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