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  • the so-called lucky survivor's lament (Mature)

    It’s been five – no, wait. It’s been seven – Has it really been a week? Only a week? More than a week? You know what? Fuck it. It doesn’t matter. Time doesn’t mean anything, anymore. It’s not like I have to kno...

    • Author: wilw
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Too good to be true

    I smiled at the pale, blonde, sticks that had been assembled in a way that looked like a human. One of them flipped her hair and looked at me. I waved shyly, which seemed to be hilarious, because she burst out into giggles. “Hey.” I said so...

    • Author: Biscotti
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Brainstorm to Starboard

    “I don’t like how close they’re getting,” LW called warily from the stern. Captain Jason only gritted his teeth, “No worries, crew. We’re picking up speed!” “When do ya suppose they’ll be in range t...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Writer's Tale

    There’s All These People Out There They Just Can’t Help But Stop And Stare And You Think Perhaps They’re Frightened Of You Little Did You Realize As They Continue With Their Busy Lives That They Wish That They Could Be Just Like You A...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Headgear

    Your attitude adjustment apparatus has four main components: occipital clamp, dental anchors, and nasal/laryngial probes. Once or twice a week you will visit your therapist, who will help maintain your level of discomfort within acceptable range. While...

  • HMmmmMMmm

    I’m writing this to prove that the “Featured” pieces are randomly chosen. There’s no way people can read every short that’s put up here, so how can you possibly judge each one? What’s it take to be read on here?

    • Author: Harry Hood
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 1 out of 5
  • Deep

    The flash was barely noticeable, seen askance. Ancient reflexes acted; I whipped my arms to turn myself. Maybe I did. I couldn’t perceive it. The light was gone before I could react, and all was black once again. I sighed in mind if not in practi...

    • Author: Phil Plait
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • In The Floorboards

    It was really insufferable, when you got right down to it. The noises they made, skittering about under the floors, at all hours of the night. I don’t know what they’re doing down there. Are they mating? Playing tag? Are they lost? Is there...

    • Author: Geebs
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Pantsing the Naked Singularity

    “How do you plan on killing death, then?” “Have you heard of a ‘naked singularity’?” “Umm, no. Do I want to?” “Yes. It’s a black hole that’s built up so much hydrogen around it that it n...

    • Author: Kevin Lawver
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Your Destination Has Not Yet Arrived

    “Ladies and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. I’m happy to report most of the turbulence seems to be behind us, and we’re back at a cruising altitude now. The rest of your flight looks like it should be fairly smooth. “U...

    • Author: wordwill
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • name your price

    Boah pushed past the tall man. “Ship’s full.” He placed a strong hand on Boah’s shoulder and squeezed. “Name your price.” Boah turned and put a hand on his hip, making sure the man could see the belaying pin he wore ...

    • Author: wilw
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Tribute To Michael Jackson, The King Of Pop

    We all felt it. Every single last one of us. The shock, the disbelief, the horror of it all. Whether it was sympathy for someone you knew, or the sadness you felt for the man himself. Me? Personally, it hit me like a sack of bricks. I’m not old e...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Colony Z, Chapter 7

    Geoffrey boarded the Sector D elevator and selected Deck 20. 46. 45. 44. 43. The artificial cabin lights went out. And the cabin began shaking violently. 42. 41. 40. 39. The deck buttons started flashing on and off like a possessed Christmas display. 3...

  • The Inevitable Return of The Insane Knight

    Gerry stared down at the symbols he drew on the ground, then back at the tattered copy of “The Joy of Spellcasting”. I must have done something wrong, he thought. Something should have happened by now. He slammed the book closed and sat on ...

  • League of Awesome

    ElshaHawk entered the gargantuan hall. The round ceiling was vastly high, obscured by shadow. At the center of the empty building, amongst the grey stone floors, rubble and cobwebs stood The Others. ALRO613. THX, Mighty-Joe Young, G2, LoneWriter, Kevin...

  • In sickness and in health

    She doesn’t try to hold his hand, or kiss him. Their relationship has become what it was when he first courted her. When he would lightly grip her forearm as they crossed the street together. As she grips his now, near the leather restraints. His...

    • Author: Skull Man
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Batman Does His Part (Mature)

    Batman carefully applied his Bat-condom to his Bat-penis. He slowly inserted the Bat-penis into the woman’s vagina, and thrust rhythmically, until bringing about bat-orgasm. Batman withdrew his Bat-penis, his duty done. “Criminals are a cow...

    • Author: Jordyn
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • desperate passage

    June, 1875 The Inscrutable rocked gently in the harbor. Ropes creaked and strained, as gray water and cold rain splashed against the hull. Her captain looked across the rail at the hopeful few who had made it past the barricades, and now waited on the ...

    • Author: wilw
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • I Drink Therefore I Am

    “The truth is,” he said, “the truth is, I hate robots.” His breath reeked of the gin that sloshed over the edge of his glass. “You know what I hate?” he asked. “Robots?” I said. “Robots,” he s...

    • Author: lastsyllable
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Test

    “This is only a test.” “Um, that being the case, do you suppose it’s wise to be using real bullets?” “Shut up and get into your duck suit.”

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Existential Death Hole

    Jeron screwed up his eyes, trying to comprehend his friend’s glee, “You’re kidding right?” “I am…dead serious,” Kyle intoned dryly, before bursting into giggles cut short only by his voice cracking. “Real...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Social Life

    The doctor throws back his head and roars with laughter. “I see they’ve programmed you with a rather sophisticated sense of humor, too.” This was not quite the reaction that I’d been hoping for when I set out to convince Green t...

    • Author: Ford Dent
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • School (Mature)

    School is boring. Well actually school is not to bad. You know what is? Getting up at 7 AM and getting ready in 15 minutes. You no (feel free to correct that) what else sucks? Homework. What else? Drama. Yeah drama is stupid. It’s all a bunch of ...

  • The Stowaway

    Little did they know that a new ficly dude was hanging on to one the ropes that overboard people grab onto. His name? The_Note_Writer! He was formulating a strategy on how to overcome their new foe…..

  • Why I REALLY can't move my arm all the way..... (Mature)

    “Wanking, sir. Wanking.” The doctor eyed the speaker with unease. “Wanking?” “Ay sir, wanking.” “Well, I’ve never seen this kind of damage resulting from that…” “Oi! Shut it there doc! L...

    • Author: Spageti
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • My Family (Mature)

    I have a normal family. We live the life; it’s swell! I’ll tell you ‘bout my family If you promise not to tell. Your average lower middle class. Well, at least for now. My mommy might just lose her job. She’s sinkin’ with ...

  • Seduction in 3/4 time

    He closed the door and drew the blinds. The reading lamp was illuminated, and he was alone with his ebony Aphrodite, the memory of the music she created in the air. The light caught her in all the right places, exposing and shadowing and adding tone an...

    • Author: YaYa
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Dreaming of Electric Dolls

    People think robots don’t sleep, but we do. Slip into standby mode, basic functions ticking away while everything else takes a much-needed rest. Robots that don’t sleep end up in the recycler twice as fast, unless they’re the kind of ...

    • Author: lastsyllable
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Order Cuts To The Chase

    The crew of the newly renamed USS Ficly obeyed Captain Jason’s orders to the best of their abilities. “There she blows!” The Captain cried, pointing off the starboard rail. The SS AOL loomed in the not-so-distant distance. It was chro...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Out On The Wire

    Jason spun on a heel, “Elsha,” “Cap’n” “Arm the Wire. I hope your fingers are ready to hop,” “Cap’n, they were born ready. Speak the words, and I put ’em out on the wire, ricky-tick!” &#...

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