Stories tagged “dialogue”

  • Strangers On A Train

    “—No, what she needs to do is close her freaking legs,” “C’mon, she’s a kid, she doesn’t know any better,” The kid at the center of their discussion wasn’t really a kid. She was clearly in her twent...

    • Author: Nancy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Dreams over breakfast

    “…and that’s when the black dog finished its story, climbed off my chest and let me continue down the railroad tracks.” Dave said around a forkful of bacon. “Whenever you dream you get déjà vu, right?” Michael, his old friend, asked. “K...

  • Sometimes You Don't Need Protection

    Meanwhile, in the girls’ locker room… Jennifer stood with her friends, commanding attention with the news she just shared. The news that could hush even the largest gaggle of teenage girls, “I think I’m going to do it with him,&...

    • Author: Nancy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Sometimes You Don't Need Protection (2) (Mature)

    Alli rolled her eyes and went back to combing her hair. She felt the flock leaning toward her and knew she could seriously fuck with the ditz in their midst. She just had to wait a few seconds… silently… “Oh, and I suppose you’r...

    • Author: Nancy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Sometimes You Don't Need Protection (3) (Mature)

    “Oh, well, in that case… just jump up and down after and you won’t get pregnant.” Jennifer started bouncing on her toes idiotically, “Like this?” Alli couldn’t stop herself, “Um, you have to actually leav...

    • Author: Nancy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Elevator

    Ben doesn’t like elevators. Being in close contact with others and forced into awkward silence or banal smalltalk is his own personal hell. We spend a lot of time in elevators. I stand still as a statue as he twiddles his thumbs and stares up at ...

    • Author: Olivaw
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Torturer's Exchange (Mature)

    ’sup. Want a smoke? No? Alright, suit yourself. Now you’re here… because you did some very bad things. To a lot of, well, let’s say “innocent” people. And we are not happy about that. No. Not one bit. We’re the...

  • A Torturer's Result (Mature)

    Oh, don’t, don’t worry! I’m not one of those fancy “interrogators”, with the shiny tools and grim attitudes. I just use this knife. And I won’t use it to, heh, jab you under the fingernails or something. I’ll j...

  • Skill Sets

    “…all went bad, but the retinal flare burns came with the landing, Major!” “I’m not blaming you for our present situation, Tapp. I’m just wishing for another set of – would you put your hands back on the burn p...

    • Author: lostsalient
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Typical Monday Night

    “Hey baby?” “Hmm?” “What should we do tonight?” “Iuno.” “Hmm. Want to go to the mall later?” “Hunh.” “Or we could go to the movies. There is that new movie out I wanted to se...

    • Author: Ronnie
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • "Open the curtains, will you, dear?"

    “Hmm. I wonder what’s going on over there?” “Where?” “See? By the bridge?” “Oh, yeah. Probably some stalled car.” “You think?” “It’s a flashing yellow light: just a tow truck...

    • Author: Trann
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Last Day of the Rest of Your Life

    “Hello. I know we haven’t been formally introduced – but my name’s not important. What is important is that you don’t panic. Let me explain. I see you’ve rolled over in bed, turned on the light. Yes, you are awake. Y...

    • Author: TextMason
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Target (One Line Challenge)

    The gun, cold, black, and surprisingly light, rested easily in his hands. “After 15 years, I’ve got you now, you son of a…” He screamed, heaving the gun across the room as his wife’s killer took his own life.

  • Psyche

    The fire spreads before them, a carpet of flames and heat; her eyes are wide and frightened, his, lazily half-closed in twisted humor. “You maniac!” He smiles.

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Chat Log #1

    1: hi 2: hello 1: some1 is stalking me 1: uses my name to send me rude messages and stuff 2: heh, that’s prolly me 1: what?! 2: i always found u cute :) 1: i’m not joking!! this is the kind that strangles u in the back alley 2. er… th...

    • Author: Lancet
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
  • OT 6 (Mature)

    “Goddamnit! Why won’t you JUST LISTEN TO ME!” “I. Fucking. Am.” “No, you’re hearing me, you’re NOT LISTENING!” “Fucking, stop screaming ok? Just calm the fuck down.” “I’M NOT...

  • Deep Space Disaster

    “There’s a problem.” “I know, I checked the stabilizer pods yesterday and they were running a little hot. I’ll look into it.” “No, I mean a real problem.” “Don’t tell me we’re leaking so...

  • Besieged

    “Okay, how about work?” “The IRS continues to digest things Congress wrote in ’06. So all our clients needs 2 batches of major work.” “How many?” “Around 600.” “Um, let’s NOT look at wor...

    • Author: TextMason
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Crazy Lady?

    “You all hate your children!” she screams. The passersby all look at each other, stunned. “They’re too fat to feed,” she sneers. She whirls around quickly, searching for her next victim. “You’re on medicatio...

    • Author: Horrorfan13
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Love Will Tear Us Apart

    “Listen,” I said, “I won’t pretend that I didn’t break your heart, but we have to work through this for the kids’ sake.” “I know,” he replied, his shoulders heavy. “It’s just hard to wat...

    • Author: LMR
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
  • Live somewhere else.

    “What’s the time?” “Quarter to three.” “What type of watch is that?” “Guess.” “Swatch?” “Guess.” “Taugher?” “No, Guess.” “I’m guessing!...

  • And On The 8th Day...

    “Dear God, what is that?” “What do you mean?” “I mean that thing that’s on your head.” “Oh, this? Pope hat.” “I… I don’t think most papal hats have naked women on them.” R...

  • Critical Assessment of Musical Ability (Mature)

    “Tell me something I don’t already know about you.” “I used to be in the church choir before my parents disowned me.” " …I’m shocked beyond words that there is something I actually did not know about you. ...

    • Author: Nosul Ragal
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Trust is a Whisper

    “What brings you to our camp?” “I’m here to see why the People of Secrets were violating my domain.” “Do you not fear us? You know our reputation.” “Are you such cowards that you would threaten innocent m...