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Wrong Choice

- How to put this discreetly. He's a man and he needs to use a restroom. Sitting down. The restroom is down near the elevators in this college classroom building. He gets off the elevator and scoots a...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Apr 2017

Kiss the Bride

- Randall was propped against the Formica and vinyl-clad wet bar at the Alverton Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall. At the opposite side of the space, next to a long table of cookies, the polka ban...

By: TouchOfGray | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 20 Apr 2017

Pastoral Visit

- "You've been good today, so when we get home, you c'n have some ice cream." Aunt Charlotte holds his hand as they walk out of the white clapboarded church into the spring air. Up ahead, at the foot ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 18 Apr 2017

The Old Front Porch

- They approached the front porch hesitantly, passing between two blooming Rose of Sharon bushes with red flowers. A new place, strange to him, with dust specks dancing in the rays of the sun that flic...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 15 Apr 2017

The Puppeteer - Part One

- Andrea minded her own business as she walked around the grocery store on a bright Tuesday afternoon. She had just left work and needed to pick up a few things before finally heading home. She wander...

By: GossamerandGrey | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 08 Apr 2017

Preparation

- Final tinkling of the piano. Then "Moon River" ends and they start moving around the floor. Some chatting, some sitting on the floor and removing slippers. "Come in. Here, wedge it open." The door i...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 07 Apr 2017

It Must Still Be There

- That sanctuary is still there. In the valley where the live oaks grow Scattered across the landscape of hope. Turn down the lane to where the wonderful one is waving, Beckoning as you come down the ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Feb 2017

Special Places

- This is what is always needed. The perfect place for this. Time to feel the sun and smell the earth and soak in the warmth. With a little friend sharing my space. Sharing the perfection in the air....

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 07 Feb 2017

Mental Hospital Chapter 1

- My heart pounds as I struggle against the three grown men, in their stark whites. Strong arms with sinewy muscles grip my wrists as I fight back with all I have to get loose, but it is not enough. My...

By: starchild | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 02 Feb 2017

Game over

- The word 'divorce' was becoming more and more frequent in his mind, as though pervading his consciousness like an unwelcome image, which to Neil Parker, it was. He had just ended a phone conversation...

By: Lev821 | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2017

Tea Party

- It's a tea party. In my head. Look who's here! Give us a kiss, love. So sweet. No, no. I'm fine, I'm fine. Let's have some tea. The dogs will be happy playing in that meadow. Hi, there's the others ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Jan 2017

Wendigo Part 1

- Jamestown Fort, January 1609 Sarah awoke in the dark. The first thing she noticed was the cold. It had seeped through the clothing she wore, through the blanket that she had wrapped herself in, thro...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 05 Jan 2017

Snatch A Twin - Chapter Seven

- CHAPTER SEVEN / CHAPITRE SEPT Laurent damn there walked through the elevator door as it opened to the lobby. Walking over to the front desk, he gave a quick turn around to see if he spotted Larry. ...

By: MzNotReallyKnown | Category: General | Score: 0| Added: 14 Dec 2016

Who I am

- My name is Sharon Hazel. I am 25 years old, a student of fashion design at Tameside College. I am five feet two inches, and whilst I am no glamorous model I do consider myself to be at least halfway a...

By: Lev821 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 07 Dec 2016

The Least of These

- "So that's it then. They produce the most so they should be rewarded, not penalized." The ruler gestured. "So it is done," said the sycophant. "But master, what about reciprocity? Those that produce ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Nov 2016

Welcome to the Jungle

- "Hello. Thought I might see you here." Glancing to the voice over my shoulder. Graceful Jennifer is uprightly filling the clinic doorway. "Hi. What're you...," hesitantly. "I have breast cancer." ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 13 Nov 2016

The poisoned cradle

- A weekend in the Lake District sounded like a reasonable suggestion, but James Morton and his wife, along with their two daughters found it to be quite an ordeal, as their simmering, disordered marria...

By: Lev821 | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.5| Added: 09 Oct 2016

Snatch A Twin - Chapter Three

- CHAPTER THREE / CHAPITRE TROIS D'amieeh woke up around 07:49 am with Larry on the brain. "I guess I do have a problem," she mumbled to herself as she slowly dragged her body to the bathroom. While ta...

By: MzNotReallyKnown | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 28 Sep 2016

Dream Journal

- I used to have these two repeating dreams as a young girl . Dream 1 The dream would start at my grandma's home. I would be outside on the third top deck and the...

By: Meemee28 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2016

Lethe Unbound

- Knowing I will not sleep. As so often before. The world whirling about me. I cannot seem to settle. I need the sleep. Sweet sleep. Rest from real life surrounding and prodding me. Testing me. Sleep....

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2016

The Secret

- "Another one Sir?" The barkeep asked.  "Please," the man replied, sliding his glass back over to the barman.  "You seem in a good mood," the barkeep said, keeping the conversation going. It was two ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

Here There Be Monsters

- Ever vigilant, his eyes search for any movement, and his nose sniffs. He must be able to smell the dangers, or the food. Precious food he always needs. Almost starving most of the time it would appea...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 17 Sep 2016

Master of All You Survey

- Was it important to be the master. To be in control. Was that important. Looking out across the vista of the valley do you really care anymore. Do you care that you can't be the master. The one in...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Aug 2016

Drive It Away

- When she backed out and closed the garage door she hoped it was this time. Maybe this time the magic would work.  She wanted it to happen. Drive far enough away and the pain would all go away. ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Aug 2016

Snatch A Twin - Chapter One

- @1Lestwins4L just posted a sexy, and sweaty, no top on Laurent Bourgeois on IG, performing with singer Bey in Paris for the last night of her concert. Tylah shook her head as she ran down the steps of...

By: MzNotReallyKnown | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 21 Aug 2016

The Wielders - Prologue

- It’s said that parents often try too hard to push their children into achieving their own dreams. Despite not being a conventional parent at the time, I was no exception. Melis may have been half my a...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Adventure | Score: 4| Added: 05 Aug 2016

Home Is Where the Light Is

- It was lit long ago. When first he left. "It's my purpose. I must go. You'll understand someday." And the lamp was lit as he walked away. Toil passed and joys passed. Life happened. The world wa...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 04 Aug 2016

Clarion's Walk

- The letter finally came. I opened the envelope, unfolding the creases of the thick parchment paper. I scanned with bated breath. ‘2020 Sapien Collective…..Congratulations, Clarion Greene….’ Seventy...

By: dansangelflew | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jul 2016

Captain Scrotum And The SS Thrust chapter 2

- Chapter 2 Hide the body. “Lilly!" Scrotum shouted while panicking, “How long will it take the cleaning bot to clean this mess up?” “I’m sorry sexy ass. I am not programmed to move dead bodies.” Scr...

By: rbo | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jul 2016

Missed Crossroads

- "Wait. Was that another road?" "Don't think so. Just some dust." "We missed a crossroad." "We've been down this road hundreds of times. There's no crossroad." ***** "Hey, that's it!" "What...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Jul 2016

Captain Scrotum and the SS Thrust

- Captain Scrotum and the SS Thrust The year is 2462, and the earth is dead. What was left of its population spread through the heavens looking for a new home. Of course, once they left earth they foun...

By: rbo | Category: Humor | Score: 4.8| Added: 11 Jul 2016

An Old Coat

- Sitting on the sofa. Reading Tolkien. She was reading Kahlil Gibran. She rises up from lying upon my thigh and puts down the book. Gazing intently at me with piercing eyes. "So, how would you desc...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 06 Jul 2016

Along Came Mags

- Along came Mags People on the street called her Raggy Maggie for obvious reasons. She was the consummate street person complete with shopping cart and collection of stuff she found in dumpsters. It w...

By: writerchick | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jun 2016

At rainbow's end

- He absolutely hated meetings. They never seemed to have much point to them, but each week he would find himself in two or three which always descended into a beverage sampling, back slapping jamboree,...

By: Lev821 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 30 May 2016

The Vessel

- CHAPTER 1 "The Start of a Long Journey" "Get off him! Get off him now Sean!" I can hardly hear her. The muffled sound barely finds its way to my conscious mind. I feel a good sensation as I squeeze h...

By: S101503 | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 22 May 2016

Seal of Time

- I sit alone on the hilltop in the lush green grass. I always come here when I need to think. Looking out, I see the vast valley dotted with homes nestled in among fields of corn and wheat. The golden ...

By: BBaker | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 24 Apr 2016

How Are Things Going With You

- Hi. How's things? ... Yeah, been awhile. Anyway, thinking of you. ... True. Don't know what to say. ... Sure I do. Omigod. Of course. ... You can't believe that. Not really. Please don't ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Apr 2016

Dive (Revised)

- Tensions were high that at sea, for in an an un-precedented move that took place. The world's Navies ordered their ships from both their home ports, and from their posts of call from all over the glob...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 13 Apr 2016

Untouchable Chapters 4, 5

- Chapter 4 The drug induced sleep was dreamless, and I awoke with a start. There was a strange sensation on the left side of my body. I looked down and was startled at the sight of the machine now a...

By: collinsigler | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 11 Apr 2016

Untouchable Chapters 1, 2, 3

- Pain… Pain is what I awoke to. My whole body hurt. My head was pounding. I tried to open my eyes, but they were greeted by a searing white light that forced me to close them. My left shoulder was on ...

By: collinsigler | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 10 Apr 2016

A New Spring

- Winter has passed away. Spring returns to his life. New friends. Young and old. More than ever before. More than ever before. Ever. It's warming up. The forsythia and daffodils have shown him that ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 08 Apr 2016

Untouchable Introduction Part 2

- Introduction, (conclusion) Chapter 6 Sounds of commotion drew my attention away from my latest victim. I looked up just as half a dozen slaves opened up with the dead guard's laze-rifles. Their ...

By: collinsigler | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2016

Losing North - Fucking Celebrate! (Chapter VII)

- FUCKING CELEBRATE! “To a prosperous career!” Charlie said, raising his glass. “Jesus, Charlie. Can you be more cliché?” Adam answered smiling while raising his glass for the toast. “A better ...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 0| Added: 28 Mar 2016

One Dark Night

- Small against the black night Eyes wide reflecting the moonlight Their copper color wet with fear Contorting in the shape of a tear Danger silences the thick dark wood Menace and ill will is unde...

By: BBaker | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 25 Mar 2016

Losing North - No Rock, Just Same Old Bottom (Chapter VI)

- NO ROCK, JUST THESAME OLD BOTTOM “Get up!” The jail guard shouted, making Adam almost jump from the small rectangle he had been calling a bed for the weekend. His head was spinning, the room wa...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 14 Mar 2016

Losing North - Unpleasant Surprise (Chapter V)

- UNPLEASANT SURPRISE Adam’s smile covered his entire face, from ear to ear. “What are you so happy about?” Charlie asked, coming home from work. Adam put his phone on the living’s room table and...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 4.7| Added: 13 Mar 2016

Losing North - Sudden Need (Chapter IV)

- SUDDEN NEED “ Oh, this place looks so lame. ” Adam thought as he saw the big sign saying “The Winter Farmer”. Putting his thoughts aside, Adam walked into the café and immediately saw Page, havi...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 11 Mar 2016

Life, the Universe, and other Rubbish

- Author's Note: (Before you read this, please keep in mind that this is an unfinished work, and I really want to hear what you think of it so far. Do you want to see the rest? Is it a good start? Ple...

By: LordMazzar | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 10 Mar 2016

If I Die

- If I die. If I leave. Never to return. At the end of each day what's it for. At day's end. We're all alone. On our own. Knowing that what's in our minds is all there is. Except for love. Wit...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2016

Losing North - Tiring Indecision (Chapter III)

- TIRING INDECISION Adam’s room was stinking of sweat, alcohol and weed. Probably days had passed since he last opened a window, sun hadn’t shined inside those four walls for almost as long and th...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 09 Mar 2016

The Great Big Flower

- Once upon a time, there was a great big flower, she had survived terrible droughts and floods. But now, wanted to plant her own seeds in the planting season. She planted her first seed. She kept it ...

By: BBaker | Category: Childrens | Score: 5| Added: 08 Mar 2016

Losing North - Serious Boredom (Chapter II)

- SERIOUS BOREDOM Days had passed since Adam’s encounter with Page, not that he had thought about it much. The days after were pretty much summed up by ‘drink, work, fuck, sleep and restart’. At ...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 4| Added: 04 Mar 2016

Losing North

- “Tick, tock...” “Tick, tock...” The sound came from the clock. “Tick, tock…” “Tick, tock…” The ticking echoed in the entire apartment. Almost in the same beat, the sweat drops fell from Adam’s c...

By: a_gabardo | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 28 Feb 2016

The World's Wisest Man

- Long ago, a wandering monk came across a small, sleepy village, sitting in the shadow of a large and imposing mountain. He entered the quiet town, and went to the tavern, hoping to find someone to tel...

By: JohnKutensky | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 28 Feb 2016

Comrades

- The bus came to a halt and Bob Clement stepped off, nodded an acknowledgment to the driver who drove away, leaving him with a light breeze under the bright sun and cloudless sky. He was in unfamiliar ...

By: Lev821 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 22 Feb 2016

Wings

- What will be my fate? Speak! Whoever you might be. So desperately I yearned to fly, But apart my wings you tore. Why do you desire my flesh and blood? Why now must I live? Truly it is better up there...

By: samokish | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Feb 2016

Sandbox - Episode 3: Babies in the Night (Part 2)

- Episode 3 - Part 2 A strange entity kidnaps young teenage girls, who are then transformed into babies. Scene IV Felix drove towards Mr. Belkowitz’s home, admiring the scenic route and taki...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.5| Added: 14 Feb 2016

Sandbox - Episode 3: Babies in the Night (Part 1)

- Episode 3 - Part 1 A strange entity kidnaps young teenage girls, who are then transformed into babies. Scene I It was a calm and peaceful summer evening near the shores of Grand Lake. A ma...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.7| Added: 13 Feb 2016

Having A Bad Day

- "We just went out. What now? Not time yet." Looking up at me. Beseeching. whining. Grab the squeaky. Toss it. Lots of play. Biting, flinging about, returning to me. I squeak it, lob it off. Repeatin...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 31 Jan 2016

Take a Sip

- It's late and I am sitting here alone. Taking a sip of my whiskey. It's quiet now. I'm listening to music and letting it relax me before going to sleep. It can be so cleansing to hear the gently soo...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 25 Jan 2016

A Kiss in Boston

- Bitter Boston snow covered the ground near Lewis Hall, right across from the campus church. Gloved hands hung to the sides of the bodies they belonged to, so close, so craving the warmth, but never to...

By: ShenitaEtwaroo | Category: Romance | Score: 3.5| Added: 23 Jan 2016

Sandbox - Episode 2: Apple Man (Part 2)

- Scene II  Felix’s new office interior was modelled after the deputy directors. It was minimal, functional and efficient. The bare white walls contributed to the minimalism while the functionality a...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 10 Jan 2016

Sandbox - Episode 2: Apple Man (Part 1)

- Episode 2: Apple Man (Part 1) Felix investigates his first case where he meets a strange apple-eating man and discovers a hidden dimension. Download this episode in another format on my site:  www...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jan 2016

Sandbox - Episode 1: Glitch

- Episode 1: Glitch A man and woman die in bed under bizarre circumstances while a young Canadian diplomat tries to figure out a possible cause. Download this episode in another format on ...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Dec 2015

Pretend friend

- To any passer-by who saw him slowly walking along the shoreline, he was alone. With his hands in his pockets, and a downcast gaze, watching the water lap the beach, he was a solitary 37 year-old in a ...

By: Lev821 | Category: General | Score: 4.8| Added: 21 Dec 2015

Sky and Earth

- It was always raining, maybe it didn't use to, but now, it was. Heavy rains, that drowned the ground and turned the mountain side to a slippery slope of mud. Cold rains that chilled the body faster t...

By: InsomniacAce | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 20 Nov 2015

Don't We

- "She isn't speaking to me. Again." "Me too. Do we know why?" "Nope. Never do. Nothing that makes sense." "She'll be back. She does like you. She likes me." "Yeah. I know. It's just, I get tire...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 21 Nov 2015

The Antique Fox

- He wanted to buy a gift that would be completely unexpected. The type of object that could never be guessed. His father was the type of person who had it all. The type of person who it was difficult t...

By: Lev821 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 20 Nov 2015

Witness the Future

- The time-traveler wandered across the scorched and desolate earth. She had come from the past to witness the future, if one existed, of her unstable world. Her radio coughed static. She had turned off...

By: JohnKutensky | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.2| Added: 04 Nov 2015

You Only Live Twice

- I hit play and watch myself in the recording. But what I see isn't what I remember. All I can remember is being knocked down after seeing a wide shouldered shadow following me. Was it a man or a woman...

By: SarahAA | Category: Thriller | Score: 4.5| Added: 30 Oct 2015

Mummy's boy

- The knife dripped its last drop of blood onto the carpet, and Paul Campbell stood in a state of confusion and panic. His mother lay motionless on her bed, blood glistening in the daylight from the win...

By: Lev821 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 25 Oct 2015

Inspiring

- "I think that poem was about me. I mean, us?" "No. Don't think so. I just write stuff from things that inspire me. It doesn't have to be about real people. No, it's not about you, or us." "Okay. J...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 18 Oct 2015

Know Thyself

- How old am I, for god's sake? I mean really. Does she like me? Does she 'like' like me? Do we ever really grow up. I thought we had an understanding. Apparently not. Oh, to hell with it. At least ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 02 Oct 2015

War in Colour

- Sitting here and feeling my mind slipping back to one summer’s afternoon when I had found a box, and went to be told the stories behind the photos found in that box. Having asked if all was like in al...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.5| Added: 20 Sep 2015

Psycho Charlie

- He wondered why he had never thought of it before, in all his years of burgling houses, most of them urban, he had never specifically gone out into the countryside to burgle a house. They would seem t...

By: Lev821 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 04 Sep 2015

Smallpox killed the Americans: Plutonium killed the Americans

- First one Spaniard, then most indigenouspeople, died. Just in one year, 1525, probably millions perished. The civilisations of the Amazon were buried, first the flesh, then the artefacts, then finall...

By: RichardBunning | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.1| Added: 21 Aug 2015

Shoelaces

- She was always struggling with shoelaces. Every time she took off her shoes there were always efforts to untie the knots. One day I asked if I might look at them. "Sure. They're always tight. No b...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 17 Aug 2015

What Makeup is For

- Charlotte Salomon and Alfred Wolfsohn. Strolling through the park in Berlin. Her mentor? Her lover? Perhaps both. The theatre may do her justice. Short life. Ending in Auschwitz. With child. Unbor...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 11 Aug 2015

Life Guard

- "I didn't think I'd see you here." "Why?" "I...thought you'd be working." Leon shrugged, "I got the day off. The pool needs serious cleaning." I couldn't think of anything else to say. Nothing clever,...

By: WinterLock | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 3.7| Added: 06 Aug 2015

Whoosh, Whoosh

- Whoosh, whoosh...whoosh, whoosh...whoosh, whoosh. Quiet. So very still, all around me. Nothing stirring. Dark. So dense, the atmosphere. Hard to breathe. Nothing to see. Can't see. Can't hear an...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jul 2015

Interview of my Greatest Love

- Before we begin this interview I must ask, Do you promise to answer truthfully and not view it as a huge task? Despite your earlier answer we must begin, And remember, you won’t be hated whe...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 24 Jul 2015

Dancing Into Old Age

- She gave me a spontaneous hug. Then went on pointe. We were warming up for rehearsal for our all-dance show. I was surrounded by girls. And a few young ladies. She was a young lady. She'd trained ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 21 Jul 2015

The Demon and The Dame

- Edward Constantine loved his wife deeply; the only thing that eclipsed his love for her was his desire to have a child. When the time finally came for him to get that which he desired the most, he wou...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jul 2015

The Man They Called ' The Plague' -Part 3

- Chapter Thirteen When I had our house built, I made sure there was a hidden room built into the basement, a room that only I knew about and could access. The room contained a cache of my favou...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Action | Score: 5| Added: 13 Jul 2015

The Man They Called ' The Plague' - Part 2

- Chapter Eight The rest of the week dragged by without any excitement. I tried to stay strong and look unaffected for Sarah’s sake, but I knew the seriousness of the situation. If what Bryan s...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Action | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jul 2015

'One Town' Tales- Chapter One

- Chapter One About six months ago, life for me became very, very complicated. My name is Junior Banner and I was a fool to believe all around me was as good as it seemed. I found out that not ev...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jul 2015

Catesia

- Armed with a rolled up newspaper, Raymond Stockton hit out at a large wasp that had invaded his bedsit, but missed, and hit the frame of a print of the Andes in winter. It flew around the shadeless bu...

By: Lev821 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jul 2015

Shuddering Sobs

- It's often the same. I listen to music I know affects me. Really affects me. It has before and will again. And I allow it, because of the desperately needed catharsis and release. Do you under...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 01 Jul 2015

Rage, Julie Chapter 2

- Julie woke up and sighed. It was going to be a shitty day with Ida again. Julie didn't have a problem with elderly women in general, just ones that were as dumb as a box of rocks. Ida was so fucking...

By: starchild | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Jun 2015

The plant house

- This had to be the place. It stood out like a cat being entered for crufts. The house was virtually covered in ivy, and the well maintained garden looked like it was to be entered at the Chelsea flow...

By: Lev821 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jun 2015

Rage, Ida Chapter One

- She had never known such anger or rage before. The old woman had finally gotten under her skin. It was like the worst itch she ever felt but could not scratch. She had to do something and fast. The ol...

By: starchild | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 07 Jun 2015

The Dead Hand

- It is difficult to keep the spectre of death at the front of one’s mind. Eventually, a human being can adapt to anything. Your first few weeks working at a nuclear launch facility, the dread of having...

By: JohnKutensky | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jun 2015

What Now

- "I know. I saw it." "Why didn't you say anything?" "Well, because. You get upset with me when I question you." "It's a big problem when we can't talk to each other." "Yeah, I agree. I try. You...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.6| Added: 01 Jun 2015

Did You Betray

- My trust. Did you betray it? Did you? I trusted you implicitly. I did. Did you betray that? I know you didn't. Because you adore me. Right? So you couldn't possibly have betrayed my trust. ...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 26 May 2015

The Man in a Skeleton

- Living in the body of a charred and colossal skeleton lies a man wanting to burst through the rib cages and escape. A man wanting to tear at the skin and crawl out like a birthing baby. A man tr...

By: seeachedoubleyou | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 3.7| Added: 25 May 2015

Void

- Earth rises to the west, and a deep blackness thick as milk is to the east. Through the glass in front of you is the saddest sight you will ever see. But yet, you do not know why. Beneath you...

By: seeachedoubleyou | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 24 May 2015

How Long, The Wait

- Michel Legrand is playing. Music from The Other Side of Midnight. Moving. Moving me to wonder if I will see her on the other side. Of midnight. I've counted the midnights as I stay up late. Waitin...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 May 2015

Bugged

- When he heard a loud, sharp crack, he instantly knew what it was. He checked the sole of his sandal and saw that he had stood on a cockroach, one of its legs still twitching. It didn’t matter. He was ...

By: Lev821 | Category: Horror | Score: 4.5| Added: 20 May 2015

Forever Autumn: Haunted by Sunset River Shadows

- Moving forward, as I cross the river heading down this winding road to that place beyond the pecan groves. Passing bare trees and barren fields, which has me think of Fall and the events that took pla...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 16 May 2015