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Caden

- Julianna   December 18, 2012 – Just after midnight   I sat tucked into the small window seat of my bedroom and burrowed under the blanket, savoring the warmth it gave me. With the lights off, ...

By: musesinspire | Category: Supernatural | Score: 0| Added: 13 May 2018

The Garbage Man Cometh... And So Too Did The Inspector

- “Another drink, barkeep! No dust!” Rump giggled while mixing another. Bloody bugger’s up to something. My attention returns to my precious; she needs a low-density polyethylene changing. Luckily,...

By: Ping | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jan 2018

Garbage Man Meets Garbage Bag Lady Continues...

- Poor dame was a hot, sweaty mess, like she's trying to make weight. I’d rung her bell, but she’d already lost the fight. Nerves even spilled her drink. Glad she dressed in low-density polyethylene...

By: Ping | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jan 2018

The Therian: Chapter One

- Lily jerked awake, barely registering the chorus of the song playing on the radio, and the white noise sounds cars made while on the move. She was dreaming about running through the forest. Something...

By: AnnaGustic | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.5| Added: 22 Sep 2017

Sleep Paralysis

- I awoke on my side, staring at my alarm clock. The red LED lights were declaring the fact that was 2:58 in the morning. In the second that the time registered in my mind, the LED’s rearranged and it b...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4| Added: 06 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 6

- Suddenly, the warning of the tribal elder and Wasad’s explanation came rushing back to us. The entire, horrible truth came crashing down upon me in a rush. I realized that the body we had seen in the ...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 5

- Once packed, we had nothing else to do but hurry up and wait. Sam and I were conflicted about leaving. We felt that it was wrong that we were leaving Chris, but we had searched all over for him, the g...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 03 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 4

- At around 5 o'clock the next morning, I was awakened by Sam shaking my shoulder. “Dave, you need to get up,” he said. “What? What? Why? What's happening? What’s going on?” was my reply. “It's Chri...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 02 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 3

- Chris and I both groaned. We knew Sam was one to go a little bit too far, but this was too much. “That’s absolutely disgusting,” I said. “That used to be a person. That is so disrespectful. You’re unb...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 01 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 2

- Chris jumped in after Sam got out, and, on our signal, he mashed the accelerator down, and he was off. As we watched him race around the track, I considered asked Sam if he had felt uneasy in the ware...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 31 Dec 2016

The Ghoul Part 1

- The Ghoul The following happened about ten years ago. There are times that I still wake up in the middle of the night, sweating in the grips of a nightmare. When this occurs, I know that getting bac...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 4| Added: 30 Dec 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

Stand Straight When Smoking/ Two Slim

- **Picks up a cigarette. Lights it. Puff puff, Cough, cough (chokes). Switches it off** I don’t even like smoking. Worse still I am right outside a cancer ward. Alright, I don’t even know how I’m gon...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Humor | Score: 5| Added: 02 Oct 2016

The Last Supper

- THE LAST SUPPER She staring at me tryna figure out my net worth Flirting with death in her night dress Finna gets loose, at my place She sucks the breath outta stress Gonna go Christian Grey at ...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 Sep 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

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

Alice in Wonderland

- I dance with the skeletons in my closet I locked all my emotions in a locket Some of my dreams, I buried in a casket Life it seems is a nightmare need an ice bucket Girl in her teens can’t underst...

By: anthonychansa | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 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

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

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

Serendipity Two: Destiny

- Twenty-four hours previously ooOoo “Good day, sunshine,” Pete sang the Beatles song to Tara in a slight whisper, gently waking her up in the late hours of the morning. The marine layer kept the beac...

By: SimmerDownChick | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 11 Feb 2016

Ten Days In Hell: Part Two

- Day Six: Sparks Fly Today was a different type of day; it was quiet and there was no drama or torture of any kind. It relieved me, but it also worried me. The disappearances of the guards I killed w...

By: Sparrow9642 | Category: Action | Score: 4.3| Added: 05 Oct 2014

Ten Days In Hell: Part One

- Day One: Initiation The first day was the worst. It started first as an ambush, then the start of a eternal nightmare. They led me down the entrance in the middle of no-man's land, where I tho...

By: Sparrow9642 | Category: Action | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 Aug 2014

Bleeding Moon

- "I just heard that someone I know has died. He was at the student clinic and they finally figured out he had tetanus, but nothing they did helped. He must have stepped on a rusty nail or something. He...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 09 May 2014

Found (Chapter One.)

- What's wrong with me? I ask myself as I attempt to open my eyes and lift my arms for the umpteenth time. I can't move... it's like I'm completely paralyzed. I feel wetness slide down my cheeks and lan...

By: EternalPain | Category: Romance | Score: 3.5| Added: 01 May 2014

How Would Shakespeare Choose?

- Having been out of work for over a year now I was becoming a little frantic. I had done everything I had been advised to do by all of the organizations out there attempting to help stem the joblessnes...

By: LarryFNigh | Category: Horror | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 May 2013

Drop Out

- Chapter 1 September 11th 2001 8:46 a.m. An explosion of sound blasted through the building. It lurched violently to one side. Two people in the express elevator with me gripped the handra...

By: Neilostroff | Category: Drama | Score: 4| Added: 24 Mar 2013

A Glass Window

- A Glass Window Screaming, I woke up frantically searching for the lamp at my bedside table. My hands fumbled around until I found the familiar switch, and I looked down to see my palms sweating. To...

By: Dmv1994 | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 23 Feb 2013

Twinkle Twinkle

- TWINKLE TWINKLE   Chapter 1 -THE BLUE SUITS Everything seemed normal on that c...

By: MioGirl | Category: Young Adult | Score: 4| Added: 06 Jan 2013

Fluffy!

- It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood! The Robertsons were just coming home from their summer vacation. The swallows were merrily singing as the mockingbirds mimicked their call. I watched as the...

By: YoreDevoShun | Category: Horror | Score: 4.3| Added: 22 Sep 2011