Stories tagged “butterfly”

  • A Great Friend

    There it was, the most beautiful creature I had ever seen. A wonderful, amazing creature with deep blue wings. As I walked over to it, it glimmered in the sunlight. I thought to myself what an amazing butterfly. I took another step toward it and stoppe...

  • Tangerine Butterfly

    Feeling a bit lonesome she leafed through her envelope of origami paper. She hadn’t talked with her one friend in weeks, & it had taken a slight toll on her mood. The only thing she could do to take her mind off her troubles was fold origami:...

  • beautiful naivety

    hand outstretched waiting patiently surrounded by fluttering splendor rainbows condensed she’s confident holding still, waiting certain her fluttering friend will soon arrive beautiful naive girl blue eyes wide watch with wonder which will it be?...

  • Chrysalis

    No longer the form I was Now something better My wings produce not a buzz But simply a light flutter Many fewer feet On this new body of mine Antennae and wings complete Shod with colors of the divine. Goodbye to the worm I was Now a butterfly. Goodbye...

  • Pinned by the Past (Mature)

    Sometimes memories come out of nowhere. The past overwhelms the present. In a key moment, it can even change the future. Which is why my wrists are currently zip-tied behind my back. I was drunk when I did it the first time. It wasn’t for a job e...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • GOLDILOCKS-kid story-PART 1

    Do you know the story of Goldilocks? Well you must know, or at least you think you do. Why do I say that? Well, I know the real story. See, I am Louise Carolyn Goldilocks and my grandmother told me firsthand what really happened that day. Grandmother w...

  • Chuchip (part 8--commentary)

    I imagine the boy and the stag meeting again… Maybe they’d meet somewhere and how through the clouds and passed Earth’s binds. Where there are no birds or butterflies… only the two of them, in different shapes and forms. Perhaps...

  • Payment

    Sarah played in the yard as Alex kissed Inez in her plastic lounger chair. Everything seemed wonderful. The summer was full of catching fireflies and sleeping until noon and lemonade by the homemade fire pit. Everything was perfect until one night, aft...