Stories tagged “bread”

  • Loaves of Bread

    The basics. Bread, wine, and cheese. That would be his meal. He knew just what he wanted. His then lover had given him a pleasant bottle of Shiraz. Despite his dismay at having to spoil this fine wine by drinking it warm, he packed it away. As for the ...

    • Author: Swill
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • Amber Waves of Pain

    Empty. The spot on the rack that had been holding that last loaf was empty. He had planned to feed his children for a week on that loaf, only to find his oasis in a desert of hunger dried and barren. He wept. He returned home and found his children sle...

    • Author: Bryar
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • It Wasn't the Last

    Wow, what a bitch He had come to the grocery to pick up a mild selection of items. A simple list, he needed ramen, some soda, a new stash of frozen pizza and bread. All previous objectives fulfilled, he had rushed to the grains to end the shopping adve...

    • Author: Vann Diras
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Locked Away Part.2

    I had unlocked the basement door, a lingering smell of shit and piss. I wish she would just hold it in; for once no one wants to take care of her shit. She sat in the corner, crying into her sleeves. I had placed a tray of bread and water; she came cra...

  • Finally More Known

    Finally I’m the peanut butter. More tears fall down my face.Most of my life, I’ve been the bread. The third wheel. There was my friend Alex and her boyfriend Matt. But finally I’m not just following, trying to get them to hear my word...

  • Finally More Known

    Finally I’m the peanut butter. More tears fall down my face.Most of my life, I’ve been the bread. The third wheel. There was my friend Alex and her boyfriend Matt. But finally I’m not just following, trying to get them to hear my word...