Stories tagged “broke”

  • A Day in the Life

    Awakening is so strange nowadays. Bland, dull, lifeless colors give way to a bland, dull, lifeless day. Muscles stretching gives way to bones creaking. You think that you have so much to do, so much to live for. You don’t, though. This bed is abo...

  • The $20 Dollar Pistol

    This city stinks. Or maybe it is me that stinks, I’m not sure which. I came here with such high hopes but that has all been smashed, gone when they sold the company I worked for out from under me. The condo got repo’ed last week. Becky and ...

  • tense

    I knew a man who thought the world his artichoke - he failed, and went broke use your foot for the brake – and shout for whose sake you will yourself remake

    • Author: airborne
    • Posted about 7 years ago.
  • Reflection

    The oval mirror was fixated against the bathroom wall. Like most bathroom mirrors that are lighted with terribly muted bulbs, she expected this one to show her facial flaws. But when she peered into it, she didn’t see her reflection. In fact she ...