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  • Paper Bag

    This smelled worse than the one yesterday. As she continued to investigate this area, she slyly glanced around and noticed no one was looking. She reached over the smelly guy to see what was in the paper bag. She accidently bumped him. He jumped but ne...

  • The Continuing Adventures of Mordecai the Forever

    He is alert now. More then ever before. He can feel the heat rising in the air, taste the fear. He smells urine, sweat, and regret. He senses the change in the atmosphere, the residual ozone of his brothers cut down by the last group of stragglers. The...

    • Author: BA Boucher
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Start of Something

    Have you ever tried to land an aircar in the rain? It’s not easy to begin with, managing the updrafts and all, but the wind and the water just make it that much harder. I was doing a damned fine job of it though, carefully twitching the thrusters...

  • Meteor Man Serves Drinks While The Ship Goes Down. (Meteor Chal)

    The streets saw crime of the proportions that the Mongol hordes had never even considers. The entire world had been shook loose, and the sickest twisted parts of the human psyche had fallen to the streets of every major city. I served a beer to an empt...

  • The final hit

    I pulled up to the front. Silence. A trail of hoofprints in the dust, nothing else. No sign of a scuffle, even. “Anyone here?” Somewhere a door creaked and banged closed, something from a bad Western. “Hello?” I kept my hand o...

    • Author: Coccinella
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Alone

    No place to hide Nowhere to go No one who cares No one to show The tears beneath Those happy eyes She’s faking it At night she cries Because she thought And she believed That he still cared She was deceived Her broken heart Is not enough His word...

  • Sale Weekend

    I like meandering by little neighborhoods, especially during the summer. Several times some of the houses, or indeed the entire neighborhood, will drag an enormous amount of unwanted knick-knacks or flat-out junk, semi-organize it with some coherency, ...

  • Deer Crossing

    “But Bambi, I…” Faline stammered, eyes wide and tearful. “Times change. Needs change,” Bambi said cooly. Thumper chuckled and flicked his cigarette against an oak, watching if it would spark the detritus among the roots. E...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
  • [noir 1] Missing Mister Mess

    Ten ’till closing, and here she was, wrapped in her faux-fur coat, tears rolling down her cheeks. What a dame, I thought, as I handed her a tissue. “Please, Joe, ya gotta help me. He’s gone, my Mess is gone!” Her name was Marli....

  • Mr.Insensitive

    Alright, now you’ve got me confused as all hell. What happened to the sensitive guy for whom so hard I fell? I’m trying to decipher all the things you say, ignoring me at first and then talking the next day. But there are some signals tha...

    • Author: nesdil
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • They Know

    He ducked back inside quickly – the sound of sirens wailing off into the distance. It had been three days since he’d discovered the awful truth – that they knew about his operations, his little schemes; and were coming to get him. He ...

    • Author: Match
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • A través de ojos café

    Cada mañana abrir los ojos es pesado. Antes era mejor, cuando no había bebés que la despertaran y la hicieran bajar de la cama en medio de la noche, o cuando ella tenía tiempo de salir a caminar a su lado, sin hablar, solo mirando las cosas a su al...

  • Paranoid Android or I Am A Computer

    “He is in there detective in front of the computer.” “Did he confess?” “He is wearing her skin and guts as a suit, I say he did it.” “Ya think?” The detective approached the macabe mangled mass of morose ...

  • The distance between us

    Tom sat, still unshaven, as she emerged from the shower, glistening by morning light reflecting on moistened skin. He was entranced as she started her daily routine. Of all the women that had come before, she was perhaps the most graceful. It was a sta...

    • Author: vmg
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
  • soul mate

    i love him. i need to impress him. that’s why i trained myself.really hard.just to catch his eyes. i did beat him at racing.and he noticed me.we started dating.he’s a very nice guy. but i have this weird feeling. woman instinct. there’...

    • Author: tas_13
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Uh...Eyeah... (Mature)

    Having sex with her was like trying to teach trolls to waltz. You think it’s funny, but this is Avalon, a mist shrouded island populated with nymph(o)-like, perky and nubile girls, clad in shimmering gossamer, that is happily tossed into the shru...

  • Strive

    There’s a THUMP, but I feel more than hear it, because I’m already gone, faster than the sound can catch me. I try as hard as I can in this first burn, climbing into the sky with just a hint of the light that’s coming. I’m slowe...

    • Author: Shorty
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Revelation (Mature)

    Their lips met in an explosion of passion. No hesitation or second thoughts, no doubts or worries. Clothes were torn off and tossed away in the mad rush to explore more and more newly exposed skin. How long they spent that way, neither knew. All that m...

    • Author: Silven
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Brief Telecon

    “Is everybody on the line?” Several voices whistled in response. “Excellent. We have a short agenda and a long way to world domination, so let’s get started. Fweehewnn, what’s the budget status?” “Financials ar...

    • Author: j. smthng
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
  • TRIBOGLASTOR 7000!!

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have the strength of a horse? The intelligence of a rocket scientist? The beauty of a custom-built Swedish massage therapy robot lover? Well, now’s your chance, with AXXO-BRATON’s new, revolut...

  • Honeymoon in Gotham (Part 1)

    For Jaena, the biggest Dark Knight fan I know. Bruce darling, why must you insist on leaving every hour of the night, The Joker and the Penguin can wait or is it that whore, poison Ivy you have been sneaking off to? It was a cold evening at Wayne Mano...

  • Goodnight, My Sweet

    “Mommy?” “Yes, dear?” “I’m scared.” “Don’t be scared, little one. Nothing can harm you once the nightlights are lit.” “Are you sure?” “Of course.” “Mommy?” ...

    • Author: K-Jellybean
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • You

    When you first saw me, I didn’t know who you were. I was singing at church and you noticed me. It’s funny because you told everyone else that you liked me, except me. It was cute actually. I was working with your mom and it was my first day...

    • Author: Banddork
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Later

    My mother called. “You should have come to the vigil,” she said, voice faintly accusing. “Why? You saved the world without me,” I said, and hung up. On the news, scientists tried to explain the flaws in their calculations; preac...

  • Tales from the Afterlife Waiting Station

    For Megan. Somewhere between the stars the light up the open sky and seldom seen during the orangy glow of magic hour that hovers between light and dark there is a place where we gather once our journey on Earth has ended and it is here where you make ...

  • Gone

    Myles, You were more than just my brother; you were my friend. I turned to you when there was no one else that I could turn to. You hit me on the back of the head when I did something stupid and hugged me when I needed it. I loved you probably more th...

    • Author: Banddork
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
  • Loveable

    “You’re not unloveable, Catherine,” Liam chided gently, holding his friend’s teary eyed face between his large, calloused hands. He smiled at her softly as he said this, allowing his fingertips to brush against her flawless alab...

    • Author: K-Jellybean
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Man-Boy on the Bus

    He says it’s Asperger’s, but everyone knows something else is there. He’s 50, looks 30, thinks 8, and has the hormones of a 13-yr-old. He’s wearing a T-shirt with a donut emblazoned across his round stomach, baggy shorts, black ...

  • What are the odds? (Meteor Challenge)

    “Come on, come on, what odds are you giving” the little man said to his bookie. “Odds for what?” the bookie replied. Business drastically fell off once every one knew that the world would end on the Sunday. No one bet for or against brazil in t...

  • 99

    I never should have lived this long. I mean, really, 99 years? Everyone I grew up with is dead. Even my children hadn’t lived this long. And here are all my grandchildren and great-grandchildren singing “happy birthday” as if there is...

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