Forgot your password?

We just sent you an email, containing instructions for how to reset your password.

Sign in

  • When it gets darker, I don't want to go to sleep.

    I sit up in my bed, and I stare into space.

    My mind is active.

    How can I even try to put my head on my pillow when all these ideas are flowing through my mind?

    There's only one way I can get them out...

    Song: The Change
    Photo, and song by: Tine
    • Share

    Connected stories:


Collections let you gather your favorite stories into shareable groups.

To collect stories, please become a Citizen.

    Copy and paste this embed code into your web page:

    px wide
    px tall
    Send this story to a friend:
    Would you like to send another?

      To retell stories, please .

        Sprouting stories lets you respond with a story of your own — like telling stories ’round a campfire.

        To sprout stories, please .

            Better browser, please.

            To view Cowbird, please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Internet Explorer.