Stories tagged “delivery”

  • Labor

    “Why can’t I just have the baby while I’m sitting right here?!”

    • Author: jesteram
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • ¡No Hay Tiempo!

    “¡Vamos! ¡No hay tiempo!” El ciclomotor aceleró por la calle, llevando dos jóvenes y carga tan preciosa. Rico, el conductor, mordió su labio. “No puede ir más rápido, Nacho, es re imposible,” llamó a su compañero. Nacho...

  • delivery

    My hair is limp with sweat. The pain is unbearable, but I refused the drugs they offered. No one is here with me and all of a sudden I wish things had been different. I wish he was holding my hand. I want my mom to be here to coach me and help me throu...

  • Accidents in the Workplace (Mature)

    Turner knew as soon as the word slipped out of his mouth that this wouldn’t end well. “Bollocks” was a generally accepted indication that things were going to get really bad really, really quickly. Another good indicator was the Engin...

    • Author: Ben Paddon
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • A Delivery for Samuel

    A knock at the door awoke Samuel from his slumber. He swept the Sandman’s dust from his eyes and groggily kicked off the covers and removed himself from his warm bed. There was another rap on the door. “Again with the knocking…”...

  • Balance Transfer (Mature)

    There was mostly silence now. Some of the groaners learned to stay quiet because sound attracted bullets like blood attracts sharks. I was alive and unharmed. The shooter was probably okay too. While professionals do get hurt, I didn’t see anyone...

  • The Poniard Trial: Messengers

    The red-clad men quietly walked through the government-owned forest. They had one hour to make their delivery and leave the forest before the guardian creatures were let loose again. Finally approaching a trodden path, one man turned to the other, R...