Stories tagged “eternity”

  • Now and Forever

    The apartment was dark and musty; the fingers of sunlight had not brushed the living room in days. The whole building was buzzing with the news. Everyone three floors above and below had heard the fight – the screams, the insults, the words. She ...

  • A Piece of Peace

    Warm breezes softly push me along the invisible path I am traveling. I look side to side and see billowing clouds floating carelessly with no direction. It is a blissfully peaceful space. The noiseless atmosphere goes on for eternity. Then it starts to...

  • Forever and Ever and Ever

    All alone I stand in state And I A world traveler Will wonder why The world falls To ash Burning meteors collide With me And split my molecules And then I see My mortal paradigm Collapse Metanarratives mundane All fail To answer inquiries And feel stal...

    • Author: Abstract
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Rise before the Fall.

    There were so many lights. They burned bright within his mind, illuminating every dark and hidden memory. He had called himself Elliot, but Elliot was merely a shadow cast by one of the lights. Elliot was a place to hide- from his pursuers and himself....

    • Author: Silven
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Anger Be Now Your Song

    My grip tightened on the arms of my chair. If I didn’t vent soon, my fury would consume me, but only mentally. Unfortunately, I cannot die. My name is Abranis. I regret my decision to accept immortality on Earth. I took the coward’s way of ...

  • Pause

    Darkness clings Ripples in a pond Cattails waving in the soft summer breeze Green eyes of water, watching, perched on lilypad The silence between heartbeats Silver staircase open wide Eternity here, Waiting…

  • She Waits

    His chest moves With the rise and fall Of empires As she sits in wait For his awakening. With virgin obedience She waits As the white of her bridal garb fades. Eons pass as he slumbers In his earthly tomb. She waits Never closing his view From her sigh...

  • cosmophidian

    With an infinitely increasing mass, its scales are fractal mandalas, shoals upon shoals of realities in themselves. It expands through Time, an array of itself lined up in a game of scale. This great worm dreams us all even as we awaken soaked in sweat...

    • Author: zxvasdf
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Living

    It’s better than dying. During my blue period, when the first protean delights of immortality had passed, and I was left with the prospect of undying boredom. Artistically, I mastered painting, sculpture, and drama. Athletically, under the guise ...

    • Author: zxvasdf
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Grinning Chiaroscuro

    A stranger approaches you one night. Perhaps you are alone under the only lighted lamp in a shadowy streetcorner, or it is an empty bus you ride, sullen in your seat and feeling the late hour. The stranger approaches you with bead black eyes and a voic...

    • Author: zxvasdf
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Anonymous

    My heart and home My Hearth and hope Beauty unending Soul unbending Love so great Our hearts create Heart on fire Insatiable desire Soul at peace like calm at sea Pulling together Simply forever

    • Author: Phoenixe
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Choice of Heart

    Brad watched It light a cigarette with the ground. “Why am I here?” Brad asked. It raised what might have been an eyebrow. “Isn’t that obvious? You didn’t—” “I was a good person.” Brad interrupted. ...

    • Author: D.E DeWitt
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Immortals

    The club was dark and sweaty. The band, a two piece, voice and keyboards, were pumping out an industrial volume rhythm to which the crowd were berserking on the dance floor. I saw her eyes first, they sparkled like diamonds against black satin. She bec...

  • Eternal Companions

    Beneath the twinkling of the stars Witnessed by the Moon and sanctified by the Earth Sealed by a warm embrace and true loves kiss We renewed our wedding vows under the soft glow of a street light. It’s only been a day since we first met, but The mom...

  • Dawning of a New World

    A spring wind blows across the grass caressing my frozen cheek. Dawn extends beyond the bounds of my sight. Earth whispers a song of hope, through my barren feet, as they traverse her facade. Hope rides the wind like a curious child and passion runs in...

    • Author: Adukes
    • Posted over 5 years ago.