Start your story with “Today’s the day I change.”
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“The Vow” by Sophie Smith
Today’s the day I change. I had told myself that for days. Weeks. Months. Years. But today is going to be the day I actually change. Today is going to be the day that I face my anxieties. Today is going to be the day that I smile. Today is going to be the day that I will change. I just didn’t know it yet. How could I? I ...
“Goodbye Commander” by Atlas Suarez
"Today's the day I change." I wrote in my journal for what seemed like the hundredth time as the sticky summer heat subsided into crisp fall air. I usually write this when I begin to feel a certain way. It's nothing the antidepressants or a distraction can fix. It could be circumstantial as I haven't spent as much time with my friends, and first semester is already kicking my ass, but I should be happy...right? Days are starting to seem like a chore which makes me wonder..."Is my life a chore?" Thinking deeper about this my life is a chor...
“The Cure ” by Liza Parlato Trigona
Today’s the day I change. No! Seriously, I am so over being forced to lock myself up every full moon. Especially after last week, you would never believe what happened. I was about to start locking up a few minutes before the full moon, when my grandma decided to pay me a visit. Since she owned the little place I call home, she decided to let herself in with the spare set of keys she insisted on taking from me....
“I WAS GOING TO CHANGE” by Mary Kurpiewski
➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢➢ I WAS GOING TO CHANGE! Mary Cahill Kurpiewski It was the day I was going to change! It was my chance--my chance to change! This was my chance to become a new person. This opportunity isn’t usually presented to everyone. I had the perfect scenario. It was my chance to have a new image--my chan...
“Another Day in the Trigmore House” by Howard Seeley
Today’s the day I change. I’ve been letting Casey get away with murder her whole, and now I’m going to put my foot down. She absently wiped a tear away. What happened to my baby girl? Yes, she’s done some naughty things, when she was young, like stealing candy or teasing her younger brother, Paul. But when I caught her in her bedroom, half naked with that boy, it was too much. What was she thinking of? Yes, she was seve...
“Hit List” by Celeste Anderson
“Today’s the day I change? No. Today’s the day you change.” We stared back at him, blinking, waiting for him to speak again. “I’m the founding member! This entire app was my idea. You guys can’t push me out. If anything, I should be pushing you out. In fact, I will be kicking you out of my business.” “You don’t own a majority share anymore,” I leveled with...
“The winter fall” by Kayem The Writer
Today’s the day I change, were the exact words I uttered to myself a year ago when I started working for Blake Sowly, one of the most successful billionaires of New York. Becoming the secretary of the wealthiest holding company of the United States’ CEO involved many changes. Changes I wasn’t thrilled to make but changes I couldn’t avoid. I knew it; I had to give my best to reach my goal.I cleared my voice, forced a smile, and raised my gaze to the woman in front of me. She had high-heels, bright, ironed clothes, manicured...
“An Attempt to Change” by Hana Pomper
„Today’s the day I change. “ you whisper to yourself during a bout of motivation. The hope shines bright and illuminates the path for a better future. Everything bad in your life seems behind you, a chapter you can’t wait to close. You imagine all the ways your life would improve by simply taking a few extra steps in the right direction. You move a few steps forward, happy that a better future seems a little mo...
“A good day to change” by Brett B
CONTENT WARNING: The following story includes alcohol references and some unsettling situations. "Today's the day I change." He said to the ceiling. And this time, he meant it. Last night's drunken brain had succumbed to the futon's advances with little resistance and now his thirty-seven year old back dealt with the aftermath. Though, the stiffness in his lower spine ...
“Final Day” by Annie Zamparelli
“Today’s the day I change.” I sipped coffee and clinked the cup to the saucer. “Uh-huh.” Michael’s eyes never left the page of his financial magazine. The glint of light from his gold wedding band danced as he turned the page. I bit my lip, rubbing the blue cloth napkin between my fingers. I needed to tell him; tell him it was time. Tilting my head, I studied his features, his long aristocratic n...
“Me and the Deep Blue Sea” by Mary Fitzgerald
Content Warning: Sexual Content- Today is the day I started to change. It was very subtle at first, I barely noticed the small changes that were happening in my body and what it needed. Among these changes was a sudden draw to be near the ocean. I always loved the ocean, but couldn’t swim a single stroke. The draw was a small annoying tug at first that I followed because it was more annoying not to and the closer I go...
“Kicking the Habit” by James Morris
“Today’s the day I change,” I say to myself, waking up from a long rest. The activities from the previous night still lingered in my mind. “I know I can do it this time.” I get out of bed, head to the bathroom, and turn the shower on as hot as I can take it. I move to the sink and mirror and look at myself. “I should shave,” I say. “But I really don’t want to.” I noticed a zit coming in on my forehead and...
“Tim's change” by Tab Glomah
“Today’s the day I change. I am going to make things happen and not just react to things.” Tim repeated the words to himself as he entered the clearing and took a moment to catch his breath.“This is a crazy situation” The thought began to splinter through Tim’s mind as he prepared to sprint through the forest. He was doing his best to keep pace with the Captain.They were deep in the forests of the country of Emfuenko on the run from a secluded group of tribal villagers who Captain Sassou managed to offend, as he has become a...
“Change of the Soul” by Daniel Record
Change of the Soul By: Record Today’s the day I change. Everyday I work towards something better, yet something always gets in my way. Today though, I am going to find something that will be better because I will make it better. I have too. OK! Here we go. I open my eyes, and there it is, the same four dark gray walls wi...
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