Stories tagged “ernmander”

  • A Blood Soaked Downfall

    I am sitting here staring at a mark on the wall, I have no feelings I’m empty nothing at all. My mind feels like theres nothing inside, I have nothing wrong with me, this is me assessing myself. Its like being in a corner or on a shelf. I am out of t...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • Jump

    It was never the jump out of a helicopter that sacred him. It was never the sliding down the rope as the blades wooshed menacing over his head that scared him. The thing that scared him was the moment his feet hit the ground. The reason? Well the momen...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • Mind

    The death of his father constantly played on his mind. The problem was his father was not dead.

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Crossing

    The waves crashed and rocked the craft violently from side to side. We were thirty five minutes into the journey. I knew that last beer last night was one to many. I think my breakfast wants to say hello again. Suddenly the the landing craft door splas...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Dancer

    He had never been able to keep a four four two beat, but right here right now he could move like James Brown. He boogied to the imaginary beat that pulsated through his head, he was in deep contentment. Feeling his body move the way he wanted it to mov...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Tainted Rage

    It did not matter what he painted or drew she would always laugh at him “get a proper job” seemed to be the usual tirade aimed at him. He would always destroy his creations after they had been laughed at. But he would go back and create the...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Evolution

    He sat back and marveled at his creation. In his mind it was the best input output device he had ever created. Little did he know they would evolve and crucify his son.

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • We ain't all the same

    He walked into the office. The office loudmouth blurted out “here’s the IT geek, the guru, come on fix it” His auto defence shields sprang into action all those years of special services took over in a flash. He eyed the office loudmo...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Evolution 2

    If only he had not used organic matter on the motherboards. He could control the circuitry and the artificial hardware. It must have been the organic that evolved and did such terrible things.

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • Into Battle

    He could see the fear in their eyes they were all crouched down. He knew that this would be a tough one. He boomed in his deep soft north English voice “OK you two take the left flank, and you two take the right flank. I will take the front door&...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Gentle caress

    His hands had caressed her many times, he often whispered encouraging sweet words to her. Today he was perplexed he could not understand why she was not responding to his gentle touch. “Come on baby, you know you want to” he gently breathed...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Poem [poem]

    I will plant a garden for you A place to show my love is true Where love, laughter and tears Will last and last for years Caring and sharing how lucky we are For us to be close, near not far For me to be me and you to be you Our love is something pure ...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • I'm The One [poem]

    I’m the one who cries so much The one who loves your tender touch I’m the one who laughs with you Your lovely ways, the things you do I’m the one who helps you through the pain Letting my heart take all the strain I’m the one wh...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • The Soul

    It was a horrible thing to witness, they dragged him into the sand and shot him twice and left him for dead. Indeed he died. His body lay out in the open, a magical thing happened that night. Strange lights eminated from his body, he sat bolt upright a...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Loves End

    They looked at each other, briefly their eyes met. He felt the flames of passion consume him once again. She coyly looked away and said “so that’s it then?” He looked at her he felt all the emotion of the past come flooding forward. H...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • A New Ficler

    He could not control the words he was typing. They burst from his head, down to his hands and onto they keyboard. He never pre-wrote, he logged on, just typed and filled as much of the 1024 as he could. Grammar and punctuation could go to hell, he left...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Creative Eye

    Trying to turn this whiteness into colour The ideas don’t come the blankness just stares at me Laughing at my frail attempts to cover it up My brush skims the surface time and time again The marks do not make any sense They confuse and annoy me Ther...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Blackbird Sang

    She loved this time of year, a British summertime. The light pushed at the curtains wanting to come in and wake her. The morning call of the blackbird soothed her soul. A deafening explosion shook her out of her billet, sand rained everywhere. She felt...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A.B.C

    Airway, Breathing, Circulation. Airway, Breathing, Circulation. Airway, Breathing, Circulation. He kept repeating it over and over in his head. When he got there the scene was much worse than he imagined.

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • Crime of Passion?

    He longed to kiss her soft lips and run his hands through her hair. He knew this would never happen again. He gazed at her longingly through the window. He had been cuffed and was sat in the back of the patrol car. Crime scene investigators were examin...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Trouble With Tipples

    She was peacefully tending the front garden. The ground started shaking. She looked up, she swore she could see flames. She certainly saw clouds of smoke. The problem was all this noise and smoke were heading her way. The huge beast ground to a halt be...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • Crime of Passion? - Prequel

    Physics was dull today. In fact it was dull every day. Why did he have to study this stuff? Would it make any difference to his future? He secretly hoped that his future would involve “her”. He stared across the classroom at her for the 15t...

    • Author: pettins
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Enjoy The Silence, While it Lasts

    He has been sat peacefully all day, enjoying his writing and musing. She came in and opened her usual family size bag of crisps, potato chips to you Americans. Crunch, crunch, crunch. The noise started to drill into his head. He sighed and shifted arou...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
  • Jigsaw

    It is very rare that in this life you meet anyone with the other sides of your jigsaw. He had met his perfect fit. She filled him with wonder every time they talked. He loved the way her laugh penetrated his soul. He would look deeply into her gorgeous...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • NYPD

    He sat watching a re-run of NYPD Blue. Man did they all wear overcoats that were to big for them? Did they all have bad hair? He could not believe that in such a short time span humans had changed so much. He felt sorry for the human race. He could see...

    • Author: ernmander
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5