Story archives - tag: "summer"


The most intense sexual experience I had so far this summer was accidentally seeing my boss' wiener.

tags: humor summer [add]

2013-07-24 14:25:08 / Rating: 170.5 /

His Girl

“You,” he told me, standing in the dark on the dock at his cottage, watching falling stars, “are the best part of my summer.”

tags: summer love falling stars cottage couple romantic romance [add]

2013-04-14 19:53:09 / Rating: 480.25 /

Not a Game

The summer that three of my friends committed suicide, my sister convinced me that the voices in my head were them telling their true stories of being murdered.

tags: suicide summer crazy depression [add]

2012-05-01 08:23:26 / Rating: 494.5 /

last connection

Sheltered from the hot sun, the woman cradled the little dog in her arms while her child crawled away from her, only connected by the child harness.

tags: humor dogs children summer [add]

2011-06-30 16:16:56 / Rating: 627 /


Someone had a piano that was broken, and someone else had a bunch of land, so that inevitably led to a very well-attended piano burning party late one night.

tags: humor memories fun summer weird [add]

2010-01-05 15:42:37 / Rating: 654 /


The deodorant I put on today instantly reminded me of last summer.

tags: summer smell remembering nostalgia [add]

2008-06-09 12:13:50 / Rating: 494.5 /

Times Change

As you trip me in the hallway I remember the summers of our childhood where we vowed to be best friends forever.

tags: bully best friends childhood summer [add]

2008-01-23 11:59:37 / Rating: 760.5 /


Elliott Smith helped me survive the summer.

tags: summer love loss elliott smith survival [add]

2007-08-19 21:35:42 / Rating: 770.5 /


This morning, on my bedroom floor, lay a dying firefly, its light blinking on and off, still signaling for a mate.

tags: summer death hope [add]

2007-07-31 14:36:30 / Rating: 853.75 /

The Important Things in Life

It gives me extreme satisfaction to know that, even though your vacation is something I can only dream of, I'll be finished with the last Harry Potter book before you can even get your spoiled hands on a copy.

tags: books summer payback Harry Potter [add]

2007-07-12 21:19:53 / Rating: 584.25 /


Two summers ago my roommate and I pulled an all-nighter playing Klax, and then hit up the flea market at 6:00 a.m. for records.

tags: summer flea market [add]

2006-08-09 23:44:47 / Rating: 407.25 /