Forgot your password?

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

Sign in

  • Sometimes, when I can’t sort it all out
    When the words aren’t there to make sense of my life
    (They are, after all, just symbols to express,
    To organize the thoughts in a coherent fashion)
    Sometimes, I just count

    Numbers, mathematics, can put it all in order
    Can sort it all out in my mind and my soul
    When words make no sense and jumble all together
    Numbers save the day and make it all o.k.
    Sometimes, I just count
    • Share

    Connected stories:

About

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.