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Broken

- The small drops of blood had now dried up from my wounds as I lay down on the cold floor of our basement. It had been over an hour now and I was tired from all the crying.  The pain was unbearable an...

By: audreymulamba | Category: Thriller | Score: 0| Added: 07 Apr 2018

The Coward Across the Street

- The Coward Across the Street I’m a crime drama junkie. That means I've spent the last decade of my life watching movies and TV shows about guys who lack in terms of reasoning but have a lo...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2016

Vulture

- she died this morning, her bony little hands clutching her pigeon chest, a look almost of relief on her tiny face. sitting upright on the hard chair he feels a cold black thrill, lik...

By: blackvamp1 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 27 Sep 2016

Colors and Hues

- A pink blush tinged her cheeks, That moment he smiled at her. And how she flushed so red, When he offered a flower. She glowed more than the sapphire, On her finger, he bestowed. With promises ...

By: HazelsHeaven | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Sep 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

Kayla

- He loved Kayla in the way one loves a small child or an injured puppy. He loved her, not because she was the right girl for him, but because he was the right one for her. He loved her because she wa...

By: incaendo | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.6| Added: 17 Aug 2016

The Secret Life of Mrs Faulkner - Chapter Two

- Missing Pieces: "Mr. Faulkner," the man said. "My name is Michael Bennett, and I was your wife's lover." Tom stood there, stock still, wondering if he had heard correctly. Michael Bennett looked at...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 06 Aug 2016

After All

- He was never coming back She could accept that now The fights, the love The joy, despair Had seen their final round She let the calm flow over her Unable yet, to miss No mental checks of what h...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jul 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 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

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

Prologue - Shadows of the Dragon

- The low hum of twenty cement trucks permeated the construction site. Six trucks lined the edges of the pour site, while ten more idled in a long line around the perimeter ready to replace the others a...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 29 Mar 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

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

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 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

The Nurses. Chapter 11

- Berlin Monday 3rd June 1940 Katarina was in her room, going through the items she was planning to take with her. In truth, there was not very much she could take. Her uniforms would take up m...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 4.1| Added: 19 Jan 2016

The Nurses. Chapter 4

- Munchen.Pasing. April 9th, 1939. Maria Kaufmann awoke in the light-filled room. She looked at the clock on her bedside table. Half past twelve. Five and a half hours since she climbed wearily...

By: AnnaMayZing | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 10 Nov 2015

When A Child Dies, The Whole World Cries

- Two young brothers are left at home, All by their lonesome selves, The older one notices a new toy, Sitting high up on a shelf. He climbs up and brings on down, What he believes is a toy gu...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 Oct 2015

Courage In a World Full of Darkness

- The darkness had come for her with determination and he had destroyed it without mercy and without question. He had drenched himself in the blood of evil men, for  her . ……… We co...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Adventure | Score: 3.5| Added: 23 Sep 2015

D.T - Volga the Apprentice: Chapter 6

- Volga the Apprentice: Chapter 6 "Look we don't know who tipped them off," Edmin said. "But Mavis warned us before the guards came busting down our door, we can't stay in Dorgal anymore; the council f...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 21 Sep 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

A man they called 'The Plague'

- A man they called 'The Plague' Chapter One “Baby don’t, im not in the mood,” mumbled Sarah as her husband John tried to unbutton her blouse as she returned home from work. “Oh come ...

By: TheOriginalHybrid2 | Category: Action | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jul 2015

D.T - King Abaron: Chapter 1

- King Abaron: Chapter 1 Abaron sat in his high chair waiting for the young squire of sir Jaime Patrov (the boy's name was 'Peter' if Abaron remembered correctly). Peter was a little older then Enagui...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 07 Jul 2015

D.T - The Frigid Prince: Chapter 2

- Several days after Enaguille was thrown into the dungeon he received his first visitor. He was excited at first expecting it to be his father, come to release him and congratulate him on his victory;...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2015

D.T - The Frigid Prince: Chapter 1

- The Frigid Prince: Chapter 1 North a few leagues from Galleic Hall, the great castle of the Tarrock family, was a small river stream descending from the northern mountain. The waters in the river we...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 29 Jun 2015

D.T - Thrain and Company: Chapter 2

- Thrainand company: Chapter 2 Four leagues away from the Great Elm Gate lay a small ranger village called 'Timber Brook'. Inside the village was made purely of wood, no stone, metals or other materia...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jun 2015

This Violence

- What place has gentleness In a world like this? What place has innocence? If you find it don't tell me. Don't tell anyone Keep it a secret. For I live in a world That only knows violence And I suspe...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 May 2015

Remember How It Used To Be

- She stares and cries..oh what a sight The ring on her finger catches the light She closes her eyes and tries to forget What she had done, so full of regret Weeks ago she told him no That sh...

By: Kiera | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Apr 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 28

- Chapter Twenty-eight: A Sealed Fate Ethan seemed more angry than sad by Marry’s letter after he read it. He was so upset he stormed out of the mansion on his own. He came out of the mansion at his ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 31 Jan 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 27

- Chapter Twenty-seven: Farewell Marry and Picario quickly leapt to opposite sides as the Diablo raised his foot and tried smashing it down on them. A powerful gust of wind from the force of his stom...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jan 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 26

- Chapter Twenty-six: The God Tournament It had been several months since Ethan’s dad had moved on. Gradually Ethan had returned to his normal self but the tournaments were forever changed. With David...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 2| Added: 15 Jan 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 24

- Chapter Twenty-four: Ethan Alaster the Nightmare King After leaving the museum Ethan tossed aside the clothes he was using for wraps and started rubbing the weird sap from the plant Merry gave him ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 08 Jan 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 23

- Chapter Twenty-three: The Museum of National History Ethan stood inside the weapons shop admiring all the different types of swords and knives there were. He hardly needed a new weapon now, but h...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 05 Jan 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 22

- Chapter Twenty-two: Mind Games Marry didn’t know what happened to Ethan while he was gone, but when he returned to her room for more training he was more determined than she ever saw to become stro...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 2| Added: 01 Jan 2015

Phantom Wars Chapter 21

- Chapter Twenty-one: Wrath of the Puppet Master When Saturday came Ethan and Marry entered the grand tournament together. The portal on floor 99 took them to an expansive rocky mounts type of area. ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 29 Dec 2014

Phantom Wars Chapter 20

- Chapter Twenty: Marry Cromwells Room of Pain Inside Marry’s room Ethan and Picario sat down and drank the tea Marry offered them. She wasted no time getting to the point of why she asked them there....

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 22 Dec 2014

clicketyclick clicketyclack

- clicketyclick clicketyclack iron wheels on an iron track rolling through the darkest night rolling her away from fright far away from the abuse the violence the words he'd use from broken vases broken...

By: paulus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 29 Nov 2014

The Professor

- Mr. Aghorian, a draconian teacher, tapped his claws on the desk impatiently as he watched the kids taking their seats. The claws left deep dents in the oak. He took a moment to straighten his tie, and...

By: fallingdove | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 18 Nov 2014

Phantom Wars Chapter 12

- Chapter Twelve: The Shadow Twins Ethan and Picario watched in amazement at the battle that erupted from below them. Marry was the first to strike with a bolt of powerful lightning. The twin’s barley...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4.5| Added: 08 Nov 2014

Phantom Wars Chapter 11

- Chapter Eleven: Grand Tournament Round Two Ethan returned to his shared room with Picario and discovered that his box full of clothes was already placed inside their bedroom. While Ethan pulled out ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 07 Nov 2014

It's Easy

- Please take note: Reader discretion is advised. This poem contains mature themes. It is about bullying, and some of the material presented may offend certain readers. In consideration, Stories ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 May 2014

Her Story

- It was late 2008 and after an argument with her partner over typical relationship issues, in this case finances. She was taken up to the local emergency department by an ambulance, as she had two cuts...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 14 May 2014

Why?

- Tears running down my face As I place ice on my lip Trying to reduce how much it will swell  As the corner of my right eye starts to bruise, Trying to work out what I did? And also why y...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 16 Mar 2014

Windows

- I sit here looking at my screen, chatting with friends, tweeting and reading email. I look up and see the setting sun beaming through into my life. I look out the window and watch the setting sun sin...

By: frogprince | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 Jan 2014

I Am The Stranger

- I am the stranger in my house This wretched run-down shack This hovel with pests and peeling paint and dirt floors from front to back Shards of glass from long broken windows Litter the furni...

By: ACCooper | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Nov 2013

Virblazed tears

- A called out war between two worlds… the visible synchronizing with the invisible; a combination of humans, demons and mystical lethal weapons… A battle between Darkness & Light, Fate & Faith… In a ...

By: runearia | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.4| Added: 02 Nov 2013

The Boot

- ------------------------------------- This work contains subject matter that some readers may find disturbing. In consideration for our readers who do not wish to encounter this sort of material, Stor...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Aug 2013

Fair Enough

- This piece contains mature themes and strong language. By choosing to view this selection in its entirety, you agree that you are 18 or older and do not object to such content. --------------------...

By: burnt7 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Jun 2013

A Dish Best Served Cold

- Clarissa was an abused housewife. Anyone who saw her could tell that. Not that anyone ever saw her anymore these days. No, her husband, Shelton wouldn’t allow that. He barely ever let her step foot ou...

By: genievamp | Category: Thriller | Score: 3.3| Added: 10 Jun 2013

No More Words

- They had nothing to say to each other. After all of the backstabbing, infidelity, name calling, and beatings, she'd had enough of his shit. She looked in the mirror at her busted bottom lip, chipped...

By: ladysharon | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 May 2013

Nymia- Female Crap

- They lay there, comfortable together- he was in a good mood, chatting about football and his truck. Missy (Nymia) nods in all the right places and smiles at him, and kisses him when he leans in for o...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 22 May 2013

Him

- "Do you feel like a man when you push her around? Do you feel better now as she falls to the ground? ... A new life she has found, face down in the dirt,   She said this doesn't hurt, she said,   ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 28 Feb 2013

Back to the Dreams

- "Just didn't drink enough to say you love me..." Evanescence, Lithium. He gets home, Staggering to the bedroom, Expects her laid out, Ready to please him. She is asleep, Laying on th...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Feb 2013

Never Forget

- He beat her, He cursed her, He made her submit, and now... She won't ever forget his face. The face of a monster as he raises his fist to pound me into the dirt. The face of twisted love and...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 11 Jan 2013

According to You...

- The gun slides down, I can feel it at the crown of my head Ready to shoot me dead... Now he has aimed At my heart I'm waiting for the bullet To do its part... Kill me in the dirt, Treat me li...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Dec 2012

Getting Along

- If there's interest in this story I will make it a series Jack jumped around, holding one hand with the other while swearing under his breath, “Son of a bitch, that hurts!” He had just hit his...

By: Rascal | Category: Crime | Score: 4.5| Added: 20 Oct 2012

The Agent chapter four

- The Agent Chapter Four After returning to base I hoped to get a little down time, not that I was really tired, but the tension of the last weeks had me feeling a little hang dog. So I was leery w...

By: Rascal | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.2| Added: 19 Aug 2012

The Agent, Chapter Three

- These stories are meant to be read serially. I went around doing my mundane tasks for months, doing little actions, at times wondering if I were doing any good. I did ascertain there were other agen...

By: Rascal | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 10 Aug 2012

The Agent, Chapter Two

- These Agent stories are meant to be read serially Although Simon had stopped by occasionally over the next couple of months to see me I hadn't received any information as to when I would be re-inst...

By: Rascal | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 06 Aug 2012

Torture

- 1. Graham always ended up getting together with the wrong sort of girl. Maybe he just rushed into relationships, or thought with his heart first rather than his head, and he would always come out s...

By: actung | Category: Horror | Score: 4.5| Added: 09 Jun 2012

Perfection

- When I feel you moving closer My breath just seems to catch Your eyes refuse to leave mine Trapping me in their depths I don’t know how to act What is right and what is wrong You always see...

By: mhend90 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 May 2012

Watching

- Look at me Let me gaze at you Eyes wide and open Letting me into your soul My heart swells At the sight you give me Hands bound tight Mouth taped closed I circle around you Strapped to the chair I dri...

By: mhend90 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 02 May 2012

Why? - Part 2

- "Sweetheart." It was different this time, this was new. These were promises to be kept. He got into bed beside her, smelling of sweat and alcohol and the perfumes of other women. He stroked away h...

By: Tiula | Category: Drama | Score: 4.2| Added: 06 Feb 2012

Why?

- "Whore!" The words spilled from his mouth and stabbed her heart like knives. "Filthy slut!" The first blow sent her stumbling backwards, but she kept her balance. "Pete, love -" His fist smashed...

By: Tiula | Category: Drama | Score: 4.4| Added: 05 Feb 2012

Eaters of All, Pt 1

- The day Dave Outlaw learned 'we are not alone' should have been a cool day. Growing up lower class had taught him early that life was not a bowl of cream to be licked up slowly and savored. His life h...

By: Daalmonette1980 | Category: Action | Score: 4.3| Added: 30 Sep 2011

Prayer for Jane Doe

- Prayer for Jane Doe Copyright ©2005 Don (This piece is especially dedicated to all women (Jane Doe) involved in abusive relationships, but feel helpless or unable to quit…..No one can put a...

By: donabdul | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 27 Sep 2011

Book 1 – Blood Is Thicker Than Water Chapter 2

- Blood is thicker than water Keisha’s large eyes watched his heart-shaped face. Del’s pudgy two-hundred and thirty pound body squeezed onto the seat. His bloodshot eyes clashed with the burgundy ...

By: nabahood23 | Category: Crime | Score: 3.3| Added: 04 Sep 2011

Book 1 – Blood is thicker than water Chapter 1

- Tough choices sometimes have to be made Keisha’s piercing voice emphasized every word as her petite hand rested inside her custom-made pink leather purse. Caressing the cold steel of the Berrett...

By: nabahood23 | Category: Action | Score: 3.7| Added: 29 Aug 2011

C. S. Deuces: Book 1 – Blood is thicker than water

- Book 1 – Blood is thicker than water Prologue  This Is Only The Beginning The camera focused on two gloved men beating and pistol-whipping a man tied to a metal chair. After a few ha...

By: nabahood23 | Category: Crime | Score: 4.3| Added: 27 Aug 2011

Happiness

- In the abandoned building, amid the rubble, Abraham disrobes. His pale skin glows in the sun, his dark chest hairs protrude, accentuated by the shocking milkiness of his torso. He holds his hands high...

By: Clarabelle | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 3.3| Added: 23 Aug 2011

Finding My Purpose

- As I look up at the cold, colourless ceiling, with patterns and shapes that are drawn from my own rather dreary imagination, I wonder whether I actually hold any regrets. I don’t mean generally; I am ...

By: Lexi84 | Category: Drama | Score: 4.8| Added: 17 Jul 2011

Beast

- 1. From the time he first heard about it at the early age of only thirteen, Roland prepared himself to enter the online reality show ‘Animal’. A show which featured people who are more animal t...

By: actung | Category: Action | Score: 4.4| Added: 04 Jul 2011

May....Scenes 4 and 5

- Scene 4 A month later May’s bed is gone and its place at right is now taken by three tables, each of slightly different size, placed end to end. These are covered by three spotless white tablec...

By: Piquet | Category: Drama | Score: 4.3| Added: 23 Dec 2010

May....Scenes 2 and 3

- Scene 2 The Next Day May is seen sitting on a stool at her bench, reading her book, a smile upon her face. She now hears approaching footsteps and hides the book down the front of her dress. She...

By: Piquet | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 22 Dec 2010

Wonderland: Lucy's Tale - Chapter Four

- I awoke with my heart beating like a trapped dove, holding onto her as she shook and cried, sleep still claiming her. I could feel her own heart pounding as she began to thrash in my embrace, crying o...

By: sprite | Category: Horror | Score: 4.8| Added: 18 Oct 2010