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Fallout: Vault 186 Ch 5

-                                                           SHOTS FIRED   James Connolly never wanted to be a police officer. However, after receiving the final results of his G.O.A.T. evaluation t...

By: Gune | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 26 May 2017

Skyline City

- Kendra ate about half of a dinner plate of the homemade Chinese food, long before Jayden finished his own. They both sat on the living room couch watching the original Jurassic Park that was playin...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 25 May 2017

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part XXIV

- Entry XXXI – At dawn, Mr. Vukan and I left the Priory to begin our second expedition together. It was I who suggested that we travel westward since we traveled east on the 13th. He had playfully ...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 22 May 2017

Contemplating Life And Love

- People have many different ways to find peace When living is just becoming too hard to bear, For some it is in sleep, some have a special place, Others seek the company of lighthearted friends, Some ...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Apr 2017

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part IV

- Entry IV – I find myself in a much better frame of mind than I had when I was initially with Sister Agnes. The Prior is a very kind man, one with exceptional knowledge and an unquestionable thirs...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 19 Jan 2017

The Beautiful And The Dangerous - Chapter Two

- The murdered housekeeper and the missing wife “So I ran your victim’s identification and cards through the system, and I found some interesting things,” said Alec, who was the resident tech genius ...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jan 2017

The Beautiful and the dangerous - Chapter One

- The Body “Keep it together, newbie,” hissed Todd Fletcher, staring at her with his steely gray gaze, telling her to hold it together and not to let the other officers see the horror or repulsion sh...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jan 2017

CHARADES

- SETTING: Two policemen are chatting as the detective and his apprentice approach them. POLICE OFFICER 1: Here, quick, drink this coffee. You need to be sober when giving them your statement. ...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Plays | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jan 2017

Out Of The Darkness

- I wake on my left side, shivering from the cold. I fumble for the comforter but come up empty-handed. Annoyed, I roll onto my back thinking I'll have to wrestle it from Ben, my blanket-stealing husban...

By: bella685 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Nov 2016

Snatch A Twin - Chapter Six

- Chapter Six / Chapitre Six Not long after the girls walked into D'amieeh's hotel room, Brittney started pestering her about Larry. "So, why I feel like there's a little more to the story of you "jus...

By: MzNotReallyKnown | Category: General | Score: 0| Added: 26 Oct 2016

Fallout: Vault 186 Ch 4

-     WEST ONE     They told him the badge would give away his affiliation, so he no longer wore it. Instead, Dennis Hsu had returned home in order to acquire a disguise; his civilian Vault 186 ...

By: Gune | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Oct 2016

Slow she walks

- Slow she walks, with her eyes closed, into the darkness. She doesn't need eyes to see, ears to hear or senses to sense, what dangers lie ahead. Here walks a focused girl, in a straight path, numb to...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 Oct 2016

Fame Monster

- Long nails, polished Camera lens, spotless She is the darkest figure in the flashiest crowds Night time is her prime time But day time works just as fine Her prey unknowingly invite h...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2016

What is Love?

- What is the mystery called joy?  A question I've often pondered,  During the long hours of the night.  In my melancholy, too oft  Joy seems to be beyond my reach,  A mirage that fades into dust  ...

By: KindOfHeart | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

Murder She Wore

- MURDER SHE WORE When one goes on a date with death, one must know what to expect, how to behave and most importantly how to dress. Always dress to kill…. I don’t normally do this, but I put myself...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Thriller | Score: 5| Added: 25 Sep 2016

No tips for the tipsy waitress

- No tips for the tipsy waitress   Sloppy in her steps, hoarse in her voice She slips the tip in, like a guy begging to have the tip in She smiles at her old selfies but cries in the mirror She smil...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 21 Sep 2016

Rise Of The Scourge - The Adventures of Caegrin I

- The Adventures of Caegrin I Caegrin hammered away endlessly on the sword. He thought something classic, and simple would be easier to do. Should be easier to do. But as many times as he tried forging...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 03 Sep 2016

Fallout: Vault 186 Ch 3

- THE INVESTIGATION Lieutenant Jacob Brittle of the Vault Security Police Force grimaced at the sight of the destroyed upper eastern bloc reactor station of Vault 186. Two weeks had passed since th...

By: Gune | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Aug 2016

Rise Of The Scourge - Prologue

- Prologue Dimitri held his breath as he watched the dark phantom wrapped in a ragged cloak of an archmage fly overhead. He was sure Thael's invisibility cloak shrouded them from the spirit, but he...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 24 Aug 2016

Just Five Pounds

- Do you know that Elvis song “Do you ever get one of those days when nothing goes right from morning to night.” I won’t bore you with the details, but they include a broken iPad screen, a dead phone ba...

By: rodgriff | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 22 Aug 2016

The Umazi Men's Only Resort

- “Do you know what this is my boy?” “No, I don’t,” I said. “That’s proof that you are a simpleton.” My boss Mr. Muwi meant no harm by the statement. Despite the meanness, I smiled as I looked at ...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 13 Aug 2016

Fallout: Vault 186 Ch 2

- HAPPY BIRTHDAY Katherine Ford; a slim sixteen year old brunette with thin cheeks covering high cheekbones, a small mouth with thin lips, and large eyes that harbored ebony pupils, exited a large ...

By: Gune | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jul 2016

Fallout: Vault 186

-  PROLOGUE Hope…hope always remains. We've been killing each other since the dawn of our species. Tribes vying for power as civilizations rose and fell. Entire nations wiped from the face of...

By: Gune | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 20 Jul 2016

Diving Deep

- Chances, Taken without regret, Embraced, Without hesitation or doubt Like that time When you dove Into an ice cold lake Not on a dare But because it was there And to do so affirmed that you existed...

By: gypsy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight III

- The Copper Knight III Jorden wasted no time explaining everything, soon as Derren and the other present captains were in his office. Including himself, there were only four other captains pre...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 27 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook VII

- The Iron Rook VII "The Baron is dead," Derren reported to Duncan in the councilors quarters, when he finally got in to see him. Present with him was Gerald, Mira was busy that morning. "Thank...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 25 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Grey Bishop III

- The Grey Bishop III Edward moved away the floor boards accessing his secret hiding spot, where he stored his most valuable stuff. He grabbed the small brown linen pouch and opened it to find four...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 20 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook VI

- The Iron Rook VI For years Duncan had to contend with the thorns at court, threatening to prick him and the others with their poisoned tips and finish them off. The day they first arrived the...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 17 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Grey Bishop II

- "Gone, what do you mean gone?" Edward asked Madam Fiona. "I mean Lisa is gone darling, she'd been saving up for a time now." "I don't understand. I thought... I mean," he shook his head. "You...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 14 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook V

- The Iron Rook V It all went according to plan, nearly everything to the detail, with every member of the Royal Guard under the influence of Sage Ordon. The secret coupe was done silently in ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 10 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight II

- TheCopper Knight II Derren found himself at the Westcher for the second time within a fortnight. The first time was for William, and now William's house had been burned down, with two female ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 06 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Grey Bishop I

- The Grey Bishop I The Baron Delight, that’s what they were calling this little pink candy that Edward was selling in this winding alley for two coppers to anyone who wanted it. He pulled ou...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 03 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight I

- The Copper Knight I Derren watched helplessly as his father grew worse every day, now no longer able to leave his bed, he lay there getting sicker and sicker. When he came home after work he ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 30 May 2016

Dead on arrival part 5

- Chapter 9 As it turned out Mom and my sisters left me alone, and didn’t rake me over the coals regarding Gerry. They were more interested in the current events in my life. They had given up on me ha...

By: writerchick | Category: Mystery | Score: 0| Added: 30 May 2016

When Boy Meets Boy (Chapter Three)

- ...Reader discretion advised... The story you are about to read contains content that some readers may find disturbing. By choosing to read this piece, you agree that you are over 18 and that you d...

By: CJGalaxy | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 25 May 2016

The Chronicles of Claudia Labelle -- Part I

- Entry I —   I am not exactly sure where to begin, with the utmost honesty. This idea of writing at least once a day is a foreign concept to me. Although it is appropriate, given I am now, offici...

By: ZMahnke | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 23 May 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook II

- TheIron Rook II It was several more years until the King and Queen had another child; and little over a year after that when the golden Sage Ordon returned to Castle Traeur, to see Duncan Whi...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 23 May 2016

Hard Boiled and Bitchy

- It was as windy as if Hurricane Isaac was blowing through town. I was on a stake out waiting for my FTA (failure to appear) not only was he late getting home from work. He was late in every sense of t...

By: writerchick | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 21 May 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook I

- The Iron Rook I "You want to assassinate the royal family?" Duncan repeated the elder Sage's words slowly; doubting every word. "I prefer to call it a silent coup, but yes." Sage Ordon repli...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 20 May 2016

When Boy Meets Boy (Chapter Two)

- ...Reader discretion advised... The story you are about to read contains content that some readers may find  disturbing . By choosing to read this piece, you agree that you are over 18 and th...

By: CJGalaxy | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 12 May 2016

When Boy Meets Boy (Chapter One)

- ...Reader discretion advised... The story you are about to read contains content that some readers may find  disturbing . By choosing to read this piece, you agree that you are over 18 and th...

By: CJGalaxy | Category: Mystery | Score: 4| Added: 11 May 2016

Dark Rumors - Chapter 2

- “So let me get this straight,” sighed the captain. He pinched the bridge of his nose with thick fingers. The nameplate on his desk read ‘James P. Barker’. Detective Bell stood imperiously in front of...

By: minipx | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 28 Apr 2016

Gambits - The Widower

- The Widower Katrina made it all the way home before falling apart. She shed her cloak, tossed the bloodied dagger aside, and leaned back against the door, struggling to breathe. Slowly she fell t...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 20 Apr 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XVIII

- The White Pawn XVIII William sat down at the Sisters fountain, twirling the bronze Rook around in his fingers, today was the last day Jordon gave him to offer the proof he needed against Walden's inn...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2016

The White Pawn XVII

- The Pawn XVII The Divine temple stood an enormous white structure, the mass of which was the center room of prayer: the Equiltarium. The arched entrance to the temple had no gates, a design intending...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 22 Mar 2016

Dead on Arrival Part Four

- Chapter 7 Sunday morning came along, and I found myself cocooned in Gerry’s blankets with chipmunks buzzing around in my head. I swore to myself that there would be no more beer—until of course...

By: writerchick | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 21 Mar 2016

Dead on Arrival Part Three

- Chapter 5 Gerry had agreed to keep his eye on the comings and goings to the building and help keep the police abreast of any strange faces around the neighborhood. Later that same evening, Insp...

By: writerchick | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 19 Mar 2016

Dead on Arrival Part Two

- Chapter 3 My appointment at the police division was for 3 p.m., and I hoped not to bump into anyone I knew. I took my longtime friend Elaine with me for emotional support. We have been buddies...

By: writerchick | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 18 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XVI

- The White Pawn XVI One week wasn't much time for William but he made a deal, and from what both the commander and Derren were telling him, this Baron, (self-named lord of crime) would need to be sto...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 17 Mar 2016

Dead on Arrival Part One-A

- Chapter 2 I got in my car, and stopped at Timmy’s. When in shock there’s nothing better than an extra large double-double and a sour cream glazed to put things right. Okay, so in this case, there ...

By: writerchick | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 17 Mar 2016

Dead on Arrival Part One

- Prologue May 15, 2005 / Delivering the Goods “C’mon man, can’t we just leave the package on the balcony?” The short stocky youth was trying to drag an item off the rental truck. “Nope, we ha...

By: writerchick | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 16 Mar 2016

The White Pawn XV

- The White Pawn XV A hard banging at the door interrupted Meradith while she was going over the seating arrangements for all the guests at the feast, for the fourth time that morning, for which Willia...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 13 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XIV

- The White Pawn XIV By some undignified luck, William and the wife had lost the men chasing them and lay hidden in a dark corner behind some boxes in a random back street. They had a nice head start a...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 08 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XIII

- The White Pawn XIII The late Walden Fen's house stood at the end of a row of houses each identical to one another. With only about 8 feet between them, the houses were made of a wooden framework with...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 04 Mar 2016

The feather

- Sitting in the bar is a man. He's never been seen before. Questions expressed by everyone's faces. "What to drink?" Asked the waitress. "Water will do." The man replies quickly. Away walks the wai...

By: Wilz | Category: Mystery | Score: 4| Added: 02 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XII

- The White Pawn XII "It's suspicious isn't it?" The cloaked stranger asked sitting down on the stool next to William at the bar. Their voice was muffled by something covering their mouth so he couldn'...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 29 Feb 2016

Outwater Shoal(s) (Lost Writing from December 2006)

- Finding myself standing out here once again as I have done in the past, standing here during that last hour before the dark light of the true dawn under a cold bringer moon, with nothing but silence t...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 28 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XI

- The White Pawn XI William and Derren sat in a secluded back room at Niel’s tavern, away from prying eyes and ears. It was neither large nor small, with only one way in or out that leads into the back...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 25 Feb 2016

Why?

-   Do you, like me, sometimes ponder why things happen to be? Do you ever pause to consider what really is the cause? Do you ever wonder or marvel at what really is amazingly clever: w...

By: JWren | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 23 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn X

- The White Pawn X "So what do I owe this unwanted visit, captains?" Commander Jorden asked, setting his quill down in the bottle of ink before sitting back. "Ser we need to speak with Captain Lewis G...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 21 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn IX

- The White Pawn IX Madam Fiona was entertaining a couple of patrons when William found her. It took some effort to pull her away, and the men were not too pleased with it either. But after seeing the ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 16 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

Gambits - The White Pawn VIII

- The White Pawn VIII The wine cellar was so dimly lit that William could hardly see a few feet in front of his face; let alone the six men aside him. Derren had his eight best and most trusted men wit...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 13 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn VII

- The White Pawn VII William found Derren sitting on the steps to the Gods Temple waiting for him. He had asked Derren to wait after he saw him to the white Sages, but he only half expected him to do s...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.7| Added: 08 Feb 2016

Flirting With Danger Part One

- "It's a fine, fine day!" sang the smiling American to himself in his rented convertible. Finally, Luke had untangled himself from the inner city London traffic and found the freedom of the more rural...

By: repgreece | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 07 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn VI

- The White Pawn VI The next morning William finished his letter and sent it off with a courier before seeking out Captain Lewis. His search quickly led him to discover Captain Lewis Gren worked night ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 05 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn V

- The White Pawn V Albert's family was another dead end. It was time for him to start interrogating the guards now. It would be troublesome at the least. A good amount of the men were of his own regime...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 31 Jan 2016

Gambits Part 1 - The White Pawn I

- The White Pawn I Captain William Royce woke with a drum beating in his head. He found himself sprawled out on of the benches inside the, now empty, tavern. Save for the dim light from the oil lantern...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 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

The Tomes of Sunquir - Chapter 10

- Chapter 10 Thomas took Luke's hand awkwardly and shook. "Hi," he managed to say "We were going to go to the dance but decided against it, we didn't feel like dressing up. So we stayed in and put on ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| 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

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

The Darkest Night - Part Four

- The package arrived at his home on a Monday morning, 10:42 am to be exact. George remembered this because that was the day his assistant, Clarissa, was late to arrive. She had called to apologise, the...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 22 Oct 2015

Vengence

- Chapter 1 It was a foggy Christmas Eve. I was so busy packing a bag that I didn't hear the front door open. I looked around my room trying to decide what I was going to wear. I saw a pair of jeans l...

By: Jasymnne | Category: Young Adult | Score: 0| Added: 15 Oct 2015

Rise and Fall Ch 4

- Chris waited patiently outside the door, well trying to be patient. He tried to listen in on what was being said, but couldn't over the sound the others were making. Tommy and Jacob still argued over ...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 16 Sep 2015

Excerpt From a Succubus 1

- Ara inhaled deeply into her cigarette and then blew out the rings of smoke. It was a bad habit she couldn’t get rid of when she was human but now it didn’t matter. The surge of nicotine in her bloo...

By: dragonleila | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 26 Aug 2015

Sirens song....

- Roy Rogers used to live an average life with average money. He had an average family, no siblings, a mother and a father. Roy was 13 years old when he found the last place he would ever see. A week ...

By: shysiren | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 29 Jun 2015

Beyond The Broken Window : Chapter One

- I’m sitting in my room doing my homework when I hear the doorbell ring. I get up from my desk to go answer it. Before I can get there my mom already answers it. I can’t quite make what she’s saying, o...

By: redhunter13 | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.4| Added: 21 May 2015

Beyond The Broken Window: Prologue

- Everyday around three o’clock I would walk home from school. I walk home because my mom didn’t have a car. It wasn’t because she couldn’t drive. Oh no, it was nothing like that. My mother use to drive...

By: redhunter13 | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 17 May 2015

Innocence - Chapter 8

- It was a moment, when arguing was up a blind alley, and that remaining silent was the best way of protecting yourself. The vertically challenged lady’s friends came and helped her put the blame on me....

By: Liezl15 | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 09 May 2015

Beverly on the Bayou

- The small town of Timothy was quite different than Beverly Arceneaux expected. On her way down from Baton Rouge, the Acadian communities were dirty and absent of business or population. In Timothy, by...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Drama | Score: 4.9| Added: 05 May 2015

Innocence - Chapter 7

- The skin near my eye swelled itching in pain after the emotionless lady threaded every unwanted follicle of my eyebrows-- she didn't turn a hair every time I closed my eyes gasping in awe. Ichigo on m...

By: Liezl15 | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 25 Apr 2015

Innocence - Chapter 6

- “Did you know that people live because they have to know their purpose?” Dmitry sat next to me under the old Acacia tree. It was one of those trees at the back of the orphanage. There were no spect...

By: Liezl15 | Category: Romance | Score: 4| Added: 21 Apr 2015

Fractured

- These excerpts represent the some of the key concepts covered in the story, as well as my writing style. I am looking for feedback regarding how well this communicates the story, the characters, the ...

By: DaedalusMW | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Apr 2015

Tell me a Story

- Tell me a story. Tell me something new. I want to learn from someone I don't know. I'll sit here and wait, while you spin your yarn. Go ahead and surprise me with a tale from afar. A damse...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 15 Apr 2015

Mardi-Gras 1: The Telescope of Charon*

- This one was an idea I have toyed with,- And was triggered after reading a short story about the concept, As well as Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle’s version of Dante’s Inferno, Which kind of set ...

By: Shotgun011 | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 13 Apr 2015

The Blues

- Jason’s suicide shattered our lives. I was his best friend since second grade at Sherman Elementary School. We went to Hidden Valley Camp in Maine every summer, played little league baseball and dam...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 31 Mar 2015

The Opposites

- Chapter 7 - The Fight  And there I was, going to meet my uncle. This wouldn’t be my first fight, but most certainly it would be my last one. I knew that I didn’t need to go too far to find the vampi...

By: Suanne | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.4| Added: 21 Mar 2015

The Opposites

- Chapter 6 -Hard Choices We were back to Sariel’s house. The sunrise was minutes away. This was too close to a disaster ending. I needed to learn how to control my powers, and be able to keep my en...

By: Suanne | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 11 Mar 2015

The Opposites

- Chapter 5 - Unusual As the days went by, I had improved the control of my power, and also started to train in some fighting skills. It was way too much for me to learn in such a short period of ...

By: Suanne | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.3| Added: 02 Mar 2015

Elementals Chapter 20

- Chapter Twenty Noah looked down at his map and sighed. “You know,” he said, “I don’t know if I am going the right way or not.” “And you’re asking me for directions?” Primordious asked. “Well I ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 28 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 19

- Chapter Nineteen Draco returned to the waiting room, exhausted and covered in sweat and some of his own blood. His battle with Noah was intense, it was easily the greatest obstacle he had to overco...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 25 Feb 2015

The Opposites

- Chapter 4- The power He didn’t answer me immediately, he got closer to the bed and sat on the end. “You should be lay down resting, you are still weak.” He told me “I’m better now, tell me ...

By: Suanne | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 24 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 18

- Chapter Eighteen Darwin Petral stood at the top of the small hill looking over his home town of Laudrin, enjoying the last of the summer air. Before long his two older sisters, Edwin and Lesa, had ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 23 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 17

- Chapter Seventeen The Exhibition matches were held in a completely other coliseum that was closed off to the public and only open this one time of year. All of the contestants, Noah included, were ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.5| Added: 22 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 16

- Chapter Sixteen The boat was filled with passengers of all ages and from around the continent. In fact it was anything but luxury cruise, as the boat was so full that passengers had to share a room...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3| Added: 19 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 15

- Chapter Fifteen The next day Draco began traveling northwest to the capitol of Targoria. Since they had time before the tournament officially reset that year Lienna didn’t try and force Draco to ri...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 17 Feb 2015

Elementals Chapter 14

- Chapter Fourteen The next morning when Draco woke up he saw Galrin and Lienna sitting around him, waiting for him to wake up. As soon as he started moving Galrin asked him impatiently, “How many mor...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 12 Feb 2015