Stories tagged “cracked”

  • The Mirror

    There is a girl, carrying a mirror down to her basement. She isn’t going to look at it, she hardly ever does; she never likes what she sees in it anyway. Its enormously heavy, the gilded, full length, reflective behemoth. Its glass pieces are scr...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Wages of the Unreliable

    Visible carnage spread out for miles. Lampposts and telephone poles were bent or broken into the slanted efforts of a child’s first letters. Most of the fires had burned themselves out but in a few spots glowing embers remained. There was no tell...