Stories tagged “answer”

  • Twisted Love - The Answer

    3 minutes later Come What May could be heard coming from Hannah’s pocket. Mary sure was quick with the responses. Funny thing was, she might not understand standard formal English, but she sure could write it. Her response read, “As far as ...

  • Souls of Rainbows

    I don’t believe that everything happens for a reason. I don’t believe in fate, I don’t believe in destiny. I don’t believe that things are planned out in advance, and I don’t believe that we’re in control of anything...

    • Author: wytherwings
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Consultations

    “So that was a time before you both became frustrated with each other?” The psychiatrist said looking up from the his notepad. I swear that notepad was the thing holding my fate of losing that girl sitting next to me. The girl I love. ̶...


    Dialing the phone. “Hello. You have reached the answering machine for Tom. Please leave him a message after the beep.” B—E—E—P “Hi , uh, yeah, Tom? This is Becky. I wanted to talk to you about, well, about some stuff...

  • Victoria's Lack of Secrets

    Oliver frowned at Victoria. “If Leo talks to you, will you let Laylani come back?” Victoria pouted. “Do I have to?” She purred. “Yes, yes you do.” He said back. “So do you agree or not?” “Fine.̶...

  • The Sign Revealed

    As he strained his eyes at the vault above tears formed from the effort. Without rhyme or reason, some part of him was actually hoping for a shooting star. He cursed himself for the cheesiness of the feeling which only renewed the desire to end his lif...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Keeping a Promise

    Lying on her back, Tara tossed and turned with her eyes snapped shut. Her hair fell in black strands across her pillow, creating an eerie contrast against the almost luminescent white cushion. She pressed her pale hands against her ears, in an attempt ...

  • Hurt and Confusion

    “No, Jim, I mean… not no, but that’s not what I meant. I mean, I’m scared, Jim.” I couldn’t find the right words to explain the depth of this confusion, this feeling. “I’m scared, too, Shawna, but I’...

    • Author: Mackizme
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Question Is...

    Tibetan prayer flags flapped all around me. I pulled my scarf tighter across my face. The monk, unfazed by the cold air, sat cross-legged on a frayed cushion, his eyes closed. “Excuse me,” I said, with a polite, British cough. “Can you help me?

    • Author: dkplewis
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Etudes of Summer

    “The fog is long passed. Why must you fret so?” Mary Whitham asked her question from the doorway, not daring to cross the threshold. Barnaby didn’t look at her but ceased from his reading and covered his weary eyes with his hand, R...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Raven Answers

    He sits at his writing desk, deep in thought. He stares at the whorls swirling across the unfinished wood. He runs his right index finger across a knot in the timber absently. He speaks aloud. “Why is a raven like a writing desk?” With perf...

  • Yes is the Answer

    I am happy here. Life is perfect for me. I have no wants. No desire is left unfulfilled. My thirst is always quenched, my hunger always quickly stopped. I never want to leave. Will it last? I had to die to get here. It was a tough life, but I lived it ...

  • Answers.

    How much would it hurt To take away a life? And is it wrong to want to end The worry and the strife? It could be so simple, An action done with ease. My life would slowly ebb away… Think about it, please? Living versus dying; Which would you pref...

    • Author: OpenSkies
    • Posted almost 8 years ago.