Stories tagged “away”

  • The Runaways - Boredom

    “Why does it have to be so boring here?” exclaimed James Cartwright as he extended his arms and leaned back in his chair, yawning the biggest yawn in all his fifteen years. He looked out his window at the darkness of the night. It was a war...

  • The Runaways - The Stranger

    The window cracked and shattered into a million tiny pieces as someone dressed in all black landed on James’ bedroom floor. He wore a mask that his his face completely. He had a long, silver sword in his hand. The hilt of the sword was as black a...

  • The Runaways - Identity Revealed

    How have mom and dad not heard this? James thought to himself while dodging strikes of the stranger. Even if they didn’t hear the window crash, they must have heard me jumping around up here and screaming. The stranger brought his sword down on J...

  • The Runaways - Mind Games

    I just killed a kid that was in my class… James though, his mind blowing through a million different thoughts at once. Travis Ortega was in James class. They weren’t particularly friends, but they knew each other. Why had he crashed through...

  • Away From Gone

    Hand heavy upon the doorframe, Cam intoned solemnly, “I shall leave this place.” Betsy gave a condescending look to the back of his head, “Come sit down, love. Your roast is getting cold.” Cam only stood at the open door, gray e...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Prodigal Son

    There are the monsters Called consequence, troubles and pain Sinking their mighty teeth Into your delicious tiny brain Venom numbing your senses Swirling through your veins Your eyes are tunneling black holes Dipping into the grumbling insane I’m t...

  • Miles together

    Different dimensions. Different eras. Different people. All still the same. Standing on the clifftops, listening to the sound of silence, as I hear your voice resonating in my mind. And I miss you. The world standing still as you run for forever away. ...

  • CRASHING HARDRIVES-Ian-PART 2 FINAL

    Robots dont like meat bags But they do prefer their brains To operate their systems Once their emotions are exchanged For steel and silicon Wires and bolts Processing your thoughts Dictating where you go I hear robots sell real well To scientists and ...

  • Lost

    Now all my joy has turned to mud And the anger leaks into my blood It poisons the stream and boils the flow Makes me wish I could let go Take my life it’s not worth the pain To have to run away again Since I’ve lost what made my heart beat so stron...

  • Secrets.

    I want to see you again. I want to run away with you in the night to someplace dark and safe and quiet, even for just a few hours. I want to trade all of our darkest secrets. I want to hold you, and I want you to know you mean something to me. You chan...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
  • In the wrong

    I am in the wrong I’m drowned in sin The biggest enemy is the one within The heart is deceitful Vomiting excuses My soul is aching and full of bruises The only option maybe to flee Because while in tangled possession Secrets feed this Shakespeare li...

  • Let's fly away...

    I just wanna call you. Because I don’t know where I’m going, But I want to you to come. Let’s fly away in a plane, or flap our arms or fall asleep. All I know is that we can’t stay here. Forget tomorrow. It’s far away̷...

  • Dreaming Lately

    I’m late. I know I’m late. The gravel crunches under my boots as I turn another corner. If this place weren’t so monotonous I might have a clue where I was. Every path is dusty gravel or shoddily made sidewalks. Every building is plyw...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Other Place

    I shall be going away The trips is short but erelong I shan’t know knight from day I travel from right to wrong Out of this mundane world Intend I to fall headlong Noone sees realities swirled Both light and dark my sight plague So to there my sa...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5