Stories tagged “Chuck”

  • Writer's Block (Mature)

    Chapter 2: He gave the thousand bucks to a bum. He resented the Aga Khan Prize. He’d wanted to write more words, but that was all he could muster. Wasn’t his fault. He cursed his dead mother. Chapter 1: Inspiration was required. And, what t...

    • Author: ronmurp
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Palahniuk has Writers Block

    With a pen in your mouth, you talk only in vowels. I wrap my fingers on the desk, a sound so familiar by now, I know it like the back of my hand. Suddenly, an idea. A revelation, a conclusion, hypothesis. I scribble on my notepad, the handwriting messy...

  • Z is for Zombie (Mature)

    I held my shotgun up to the mouth of the charred zombie creature and pulled the trigger. Zombie brains spattered onto the cement wall behind it spelling out “Brains” with the blood and pieces of its head. My last shell hit the ground I turned aroun...

  • Levels of Failure

    “…technical difficulties resulting in life support failure. Please stay calm and make your way in an orderly fashion to a designated exit area.” The voice coming over the loud speakers was female, slightly British and sounded pleased ...