Stories tagged “25”

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    I cough, choke on black soot and gasp for air that tastes like sulfur. The loose beams of wood lay heavily on my chest. I push them off, pick myself up. I stumbled into a world of ash and flame, and then I slip, no slipped… I lose track of tense....

    • Author: ReynoldsEco
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • One Last Snack (#25)

    “Ashes to ashes, dust to dust…” I squeezed out a tear. Poor Frank, or whoever it was. People are so different alive, and funerals are all the same. As I pondered the implications of this, a boy came and sat by me. “Who are you?&...

    • Author: Emilou
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5