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  • For the Record

    for the record, I get up at 5:45 every day try to make myself pretty and shuffle off to school. I stumble into Spanish at 7:29 because school starts at 7:30 and being late means detention. I wait for 6.5 hours then practice theatre for 4 and if I corre...

  • Help (II) (Mature)

    I take Mary’s advice and look for Ethan. School should be out in an hour, so I rush back to school. I stay clear from anyone’s vision, trying my best not to be spotted. When I see everyone swarming the exit, I scan for Ethan. “Pssst, ...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Noir: On the Way Down

    “I’m heading out, kid. Before you go, run down to the liquor store and pick me up another case of whiskey.” I pulled out my wallet, counted out $40 and handed it to Tugger. “I’ll see you at the Topaz.” Closing the do...

    • Author: August 2nd
    • Posted 10 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Run Away (II) (Mature)

    “I really have to go,” I say. He’s now walking behind me as I head for the exit. “But isn’t that weird? You know, her eyes looking like yours,” he says. I feel like he’s being sarcastic and he’s figured m...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Officer Jones is on the Case

    Officer Jones took a deep breath before leaving the patrol car. In her limited time with the Police Department, she had made mistakes. She could not understand the laughter of the other officers, the anger of superiors, or the presumption that she woul...

  • Normal Girl By Day (I)

    I’ll be honest with you, for a second I actually thought I liked that guy, but after he paid me my $500 for the night, I thought I liked the guy after that and after that. So, none of them really impressed me, it doesn’t change that it was ...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Blood

    I cut a chunk of flesh out of My arm the other day. It hurt a little, bled a lot Then softly crept away Into a weeping, empty pit Of nothing but despair - A sacred jewel of pearly pink, An eye alone to stare. I thought that I would check how sharp My s...

    • Author: Abby (LoA)
    • Posted over 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • First Contact

    Mankind’s first contact with aliens was not a ceremonious affair. There were no fanfares, no parades, no celebrations. On the other hand, there were also no ominous ships in the sky or aliens with very dated-looking Ray Guns vaporizing humans wit...

    • Author: Ben Paddon
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The physics of horror

    The theoretical physicist calmly observed the mathematician through her binoculars. She had never anticipated such a grim end to their lifelong rivalry. She saw the big cliff of zombie remains against the walls of the building where he had taken refuge...

    • Author: Elbereth
    • Posted about 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Consequences of Not Eavesdropping Properly

    I was tucked under Romeo’s bed the night I heard his father’s shouts. I had just woken from Sleep, my arms tucked into my torso, and was staring at the metallic springs that lined the underneath of his bed. I could hear every word, even thr...

  • Boredom in the Margins

    I glanced at the clock; it was 5:35. Working for a private detective was supposed to be exciting. It was supposed to be my entrance into a world of intrigue, action, and damsels in distress. Mostly, it was a way to escape, exist a little bit more towar...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted 10 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • After Hours (I) (Mature)

    I leave the stage with nothing on except my lingerie. “Jesus,” Mesmerizing Mary says as she wipes her mouth with one of the many baby wipes she carries around, “I hate guys with small dicks, they have the most come.” “Hone...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Wheelings and Dealings

    Gorm lay on a ledge in the depths of the lake and coughed up black bile that floated away into the cold shadows. He was dying, an arrangement that he favoured over the alternative. And there was the added bonus of knowing that his death would bring abo...

    • Author: thelostgirl
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Transsexuals 2: Ready for Ballin' (Mature)

    Erectus Prime leads a military unit of his own AutoCocks and humans—man and machine working together for pleasure— to eliminate the Derectocons. Sam finds a piece of the AllSpark Vibrator and inserts it, filling him with ecstasy and ancient...

    • Author: BegoniaRob
    • Posted about 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Surprise Indeed

    Marybeth cringed, her head jerking right, bleating in terror as she mentally braced herself for a blinding flash of light. A dark-clothed figure was extending something out to her. It took a moment for it to dawn on Marybeth that not only had no pictur...

    • Author: Abstract
    • Posted over 3 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • red glow

    Boah slept uneasily that night in his cot as the waters rocked the Inscrutable to and fro like a baby in it’s cradle. He dreamed that he saw a glint of red light dart out the pocket of his pants hanging at the end of the cot. He opened his eyes. ...

  • What the Hell is this?!

    They heard a noise. Someone was coming upstairs. “You said your wife was out of town,” she said, almost emotionless. “She is…. I think.” he said, struggling to put his pants on before his wife walked into the room. The doo...

  • Unhelmed

    My back was covered in mud, my tabard soaked from the rain as the bodies of my soldiers lay scattered around me. I tried to get up but I could do no more than push myself onto my elbows. Just as I propped myself up, a lance was thrust into my face, fol...

  • Noir: Dressing for Dinner

    In my apartment, I stripped and stepped into the shower. Streams of hot water poured over my head and down my back. Whatever awaited me at the Topaz couldn’t be better than this, I thought. I pulled my grey suit out of the closet. It was wrinkled...

    • Author: August 2nd
    • Posted 9 months ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Outrunning Your Past (III)

    He throws me in the back seat and locks the door of the car. He drives quickly so I have no chance of escaping. I’m more afraid that he’s driving while high then where I’m going. “You left me before I woke up! I wanted to see yo...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Price of Revolution

    When Piano Joe stopped playing the same tune he’d hammered out every night for twenty years, everybody knew something was wrong in the dusty bar with no name. “I say screw him! We won’t put up with this any longer – we’ll get our lives back!

  • The Killing Of Nether The Less

    The Head of the Less Clan of Edo Japan, gazed out the window of the head retainer’s mansion watching his daughter fight with the boys in the courtyard. She whirled like a ballerina as she clobbered the boys with her kendo stick. “She is ama...

  • Do Not Press The Shiny Red Button

    It was shiny. And red. What idiot could refuse? Marcus stared at the button like it was the key to the best brothel station in the eighth galaxy. He had to press it. He had to! “No.” Jen slapped his hand down and glared at him. “No bu...

    • Author: thelostgirl
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Boy who could see his emotions

    Fear and I sat down at the lunch table together. I stared longingly at the girl sitting across the lunch room; similair to me, she was all alone. I knew if I went over there I would most likely be instantly excepted. Because everyone wants friends ya&#...

  • Breaking Down (II) (Mature)

    I get into the back seat of the man’s car which smells like fresh leather. He starts driving again and constantly looks at me through his mirror. “You’re a sexy girl, you know that?” He compliments. “Yes, I do. Otherwise y...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Never Leave Again

    The kid pushed out through the swinging doors, stepping onto the saloon’s stoop. From here he could see the dirt street (such as it was) and two or three buildings, but beyond that — nothing. The space beyond the ‘town’ was void...

    • Author: Jim Stitzel
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Normal Girl By Day (IV)

    “Yeah, right,” he says. I’m holding my breath praying that he’s joking or something, “A hottie like you.” I let out a sigh of relief and smile. I show him where the cafeteria , gym and most of his classes are during ...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Well, I'll tell you a story.....

    I was out on my roof. Yes, my roof. And I thought about what may happen if one tried to land on the trampoline we have set out in our backyard. So I call my sister outside and tell her to bring the camera. I wanted her to record my moment of glory. I ...

  • The Catcher in ... whatever

    …We’ll be right back after these messages… Holden Caulfield is a young man on the brink. He is on the line this time. His entire way of life as a spoilt boarding-school kid is in danger. All he has to do is pick up the fencing foils b...

  • 28 Minutes Earlier I Had The Surgeon Change Out His Eyes.

    “Here just take it” “TAKE IT” I shoved a wad of hundreds into his blood-crusted-over black rubber gloves. “You know he is a leo and I am a Gemini so you gotta make it seem like his idea” “<*&%^” &#...

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