Read and Write Short Stories! is an online platform for people who are looking for short stories to read and authors to share their work. Featuring a growing database of stories that are free to view online, content is organised into categories and genres to help you find your next read.


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A Melody of Love
"I play for the birds to go with their morning beat i play for the lonley to give them a melody i play for the angry to calm them down i play for the happy to give them a eternal happiness and love."
HeavensGame (21) 3 years ago

Latest Short Stories

Guises Of The Reaper
short ghost story
Christine71 (29) 10 days ago
A Better Place
The story of a father's loss
ZachBC (17) 12 days ago
Lost With No Home
A first person story about a foreign country invading america during a football game forcing the narrator toride away with strangers.
bgibbs25 (26) 14 days ago
The Siblings Revenge
Based on the game of BattleTech
Christine71 (29) 18 days ago
A Changed Life
This is my story of what happened in my life when I resisted the call of God and how I found my way back to him.
Jilligan (39) 28 days ago
A Story Of Death.
A story of the death and destruction of Sarah Jackson.
Hephaestus (10) 29 days ago
My Love
A poem of deep love
ladylove (58) 1 month ago
Tina The Would Be Ballerina
This a poem about a girl named Tina who overcomes a great disappointment in her life and turns it into something better.
ladylove (58) 1 month ago
Falling and Flying
A women gives birth to her baby and then finds herself in the middle of no where.
SmileyKitty (10) 1 month ago
What Is Wrong With Me?
A story about people not wanting to do things with you because of something they don't like about you. a true story. About me.
SmileyKitty (10) 1 month ago
Duck Duck
This is children's poem about a duck who has no luck!
ladylove (58) 1 month ago
Job Troubles
Susan Basley a displaced homemaker thought she had a job only to find out she didn't!
ladylove (58) 1 month ago
The Vultures
Wrote this a couple of nights ago.
JustNicoleValiukas (17) 1 month ago
3rd portion of story Saucy
djreed71 (43) 1 month ago
segment 2
djreed71 (43) 1 month ago
Fairytale or Reality
A dragon meets a princess and magic happens - a true story
philk1 (55) 1 month ago
Winter's Rose
A poetic look at how the growth of a girl into a woman shapes the world
WynnBrothers (39) 1 month ago
like a rose blooms in spring
Just some random thoughts about love
Malik (23) 1 month ago
butterflies and fire
djreed71 (43) 1 month ago
Queen of Folklore: Geneisis
The Queens of make believe lived in world where there was no hate, sin, fear, grief, sorrow, sadness, darkness, or even death in there world. Until humans started adding other beings to the world of make believe that was know as tormentors.
resie (24) 1 month ago