coming of age - Stories

  1. Reggie's Journal

    By Ronyx, in Fiction. 05/25/2017 (Updated: 06/26/2017)

    A witty and entertaining story of a high school sophomore, Reggie Ferguson, who is assigned by his creative writing teacher to maintain a weekly journal for sixteen weeks. Follow along as he begins to understand himself better through his weekly entries.

  2. The Cockney Canuck

    By Dodger, in Fiction. 08/15/2015 (Updated: 06/26/2017)

    Following the death of his mother, fifteen-year-old Robbie is forced to move from England to start a new life living with his uncle’s family in Canada. Homesick, confused, and missing his close friend, it soon becomes clear to his new family that Robbie is carrying a lot more baggage than he arrived with.

  3. CARHOPS

    By Nick Brady, in Fiction. 06/20/2017 (Updated: 06/26/2017)

    The story of two friends, one black and one white, both gay.. This story is set during the racially divided period of the 1950's in a small Oklahoma town. 

  4. Awakening Forever 1. Forever Saga

    By Jack Schaeffer, in Fiction. 06/01/2017 (Updated: 06/26/2017)

    What if you woke up and realized your whole life has been a lie? For Jack, hiding from the truth is a way of life. Ashamed of who he is, the fear of discovery keeps him locked in a dead-end life with little hope of finding the forever love and the family he longs for. Then the phone rings, and he is thrust into a world different from all he’s known. He discovers his true origins, and the roots of a new kind of family where he can finally belong. Now he must choose between staying on the safe path and hiding from who he is, or risking it all and fully embracing the man he was destined to be. Can he do it afraid?

  5. Can't Look Away

    By furnishedsoul, in Fiction. 05/08/2017 (Updated: 06/26/2017)

    Zane McDonagh isn't really sure what direction he is going. He broke up with his girlfriend and can't stop thinking about his twin brother's best friend. When will things work out?

  6. Negative Splits Premium

    By Cia, in Fiction. 01/21/2017 (Updated: 06/25/2017)

    Kyp had enough smothering to last him a lifetime. He overcame so much to graduate high school. Now that he's finally at college, he's finding that the start is harder than he thought.

    He has a roommate for the first time in his life, and people who would like to be his friends if he'll let them in. Kyp wants to be independent, but circumstances beyond his control will teach him that sometimes the second half of the race is the hardest part.
  7. Retaliation 5. W.A.R.

    By jkwsquirrel, in Fiction. 06/17/2017 (Updated: 06/24/2017)

    Just as Billy Roberts is beginning to think he might be able to begin revealing his true self to those closest to him, he is finding out that those closest to him have secrets of their own. His parents are growing further apart as his father's health is failing and his mother is falling under the spell of a charismatic homophobe.  His boyfriend is hiding something that could destroy someone's life.  His best friend is being driven over the edge by his abusive family. And through it all, Billy is being bullied by someone he once considered a friend.  Welcome to W.A.R..

  8. The Hidden Ones: The Spotlight 1. The Hidden Ones

    By Aceinthehole, in Fiction. 06/10/2017 (Updated: 06/22/2017)

    Imagine your perfect life. What’s it like? Are you rich? Are you popular? Do you have a million cars? Well 17 year old Teddy Haner doesn't have to imagine. Being student body president, and captain of his lacrosse team…he has everything! However when a new mysterious friend flips his world upside down, and starts to ascend to stardom, he finds that there’s a lot more to life than popularity.

  9. On The Outside

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 12/23/2010 (Updated: 06/21/2017)

    What if you hated yourself for being gay? What if you wanted to keep it locked away inside of you forever? Ethan is living the experience of that awful realization and hoping to one day overcome it. But what about a new friend by the name of Drew? If you think it's hard keeping your feelings a secret...imagine what it must be like for someone 'exposed'.
  10. The Sound of Starting Over

    By KD_stories, in Fiction. 02/19/2017 (Updated: 06/20/2017)

    Landon pushed his luck too far this time, and nothing's the same anymore.
  11. New Kid In School

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 12/20/2010 (Updated: 06/20/2017)

    Randy has been hiding his sexuality from family and friends all his life, but when a brand new boy moves into town and begins sharing classes with him...his attractions may just boil out of control.
  12. The Best Year

    By Krista, in Fiction. 01/14/2016 (Updated: 06/19/2017)

    Jackson is a Senior in high school. Everything seems to be coming together to make this the best year yet.
  13. Walls 6. CJ

    By Carlos Hazday, in Fiction. 01/01/2017 (Updated: 06/18/2017)

    The adventure continues. CJ, his family, and friends return for the last two years at School Without Walls High School.

  14. the Season of Leo

    By jamessavik, in Fiction. 06/18/2017 (Updated: 06/18/2017)

    A young man must first find courage to be free.

  15. Paper Walls

    By KD_stories, in Fiction. 10/26/2016 (Updated: 06/14/2017)

    Ryder is good looking, popular and on the top of his football game. At fifteen what more can a teenager want? When his dad a legendary coach takes a new coaching position his life is uprooted, and so is the past that starts to take a toll on Ryder.