Stories tagged “food”

  • What To Feed It?

    Mallory stepped between the door and my determined advance. “Move!” “No! We can keep him! We can feed him rabbits or something! Don’t kill him! Please, Marcus? We don’t even know what he eats! Maybe we can teach him to be good! Please?” She...

  • Discovery

    The cafeteria was no better than she expected it to be. It was already ransacked and destroyed; tables were upturned, vending machines rent in two and counter islands practically ripped from the ground. She did not dare eat the food knowing they had to...

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Stupid Decisions

    The minute he was out of the oven, he stretched his legs and looked around curiously. His expression twisted slightly, as if he couldn’t comprehend what he was seeing. Suddenly, his eyes scrunched up and he turned to Beatrice, dark gaze pleading....

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Honesty

    “B-but – my mom – " “How old are you?” A sniff. “Nine. Ten on June seventeenth.” “Come with me.” “My mom!” “What about your father?” That stopped him. He faltered for a ...

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Dash of Salt

    Onions always made him cry, but no matter. This would be his last meal so he was making it something exotic. The pot was large enough that three large onions may not be enough. He tasted the base and loved it. As far as final meals go, this would be on...

    • Author: Ronnie
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Indulgence (Mature)

    Things are never the same, no matter how much you want them to be. And I’m not talking about the big, obvious things. I’m talking about the small things, the things you don’t even think about until you actually do think about them. Fo...

  • The crying game (Mature)

    He thunders into the house, his heavy boots stomping in the hallway. “Where have you been? I was worried.” comes the timid voice from the kitchen. “Stop asking questions, bitch. And bring me a fucking beer.” His voice is deep an...

  • Hunger at 39,000 feet.

    “’What’s the deal with airline food’ That line seems to be one of those that people immediately think of if you mention stand-up comedians, but I can’t say I’ve ever actually heard the joke. What is the deal with it,...

    • Author: DarkPrimus
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Diet (TWO 6-word stories!)

    Laziness prevents walking for fast food. Worst cook ever: produce rotted again.

    • Author: Corwin82
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Lunch

    “What do you think is in it?” asked Ron, giving the container a cautious prod. “I’m not sure,” said Derrick. His voice cracked, revealing that his bravery was feigned. “Open it and look.” Ron left the container...

    • Author: Fracture
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Stealth

    I waited until it went dark for the night. The plan had sat in the forefront of my mind all week, and today was the day to strike. As soon as the guard killed the lights, I sprang into action. I grabbed the cell door and began to deal with the lock. I...

    • Author: Jarrad
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
  • One Order To Go

    “You like? Me make more!” You have to admit, for a Trelea, he was a good cook. Enthusiastic, boisterous, and really, really annoying. “No Gea, I can’t eat any more. It’s good, but I’m human, we take time to digest ou...

  • Gotta Eat

    “If we don’t get something to eat I will die from starvation,” I say dramatically, “We have to find a place to eat.” Maddy and I are walking down the isles at the gas station. I glance out the window and I see Thomas alrea...

  • Duck time

    It’s a very hot day, a leaden sun bearing down on the small fishing village by the Ionian Sea. For a girl from Northern Europe, not the best day to go out and be active, she decides. Her phone rings. “Do you know how to kill a chicken? No?...

    • Author: Taina
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
  • Double Six Diner

    “So here’s my vote on where we eat,” Sam started, once we pulled out from the gas station. “The cashier told us the best Diner in town is just up the street.” “I second the motion for the Diner.” I piped up. &#...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Supreme Cuisine

    Step I’m a bit closer to the long table. I can see the backs of those seated, enjoying their meal. Step I’ve been in this line two hours now for chair 42 . Behind me stands a line a hundred strong, before me, only 4 stand in my way for dinn...

  • This Is The World I Live In

    “Times changing for the good.” “New systems in place to feed the masses." “We will over come the impossible, you have a choice.” “Choose the voice to represent your country today, and lead us to a better future for tomo...

  • A Note Left on a Refridgerator

    Alright, Dude. This is not easy for me to ask, but I need your help. Let me repeat, I NEED your help. This is not an option. I’m bringing a girl home tonight, and… well…. I’m desperate. And she thinks I’m a lot better at c...

  • The Legendarye Queste To Gette Up And Go To The Mysticale Fridge

    Gather ’rounde, fellow goodly knightes and faire maerrymakers! For thise saucy troubador has a talle tale to singe to thou, a tale as olde as ye merry olde taverne we now maerrymake withine! It begins as any goode tale doth, with a hearte as nobl...

    • Author: Jay
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Day in the Life of Messiah Marcolin

    After coming out of an insane motorcycle backflip, Messiah Marcolin, lead singer of the doom metal band Candlemass, takes a moment to ponder. “Shall I take a walk?” he says. Ripping two goblins clean in half with one arm, he decides a walk ...

    • Author: Jay
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Good Fortune

    A carrot a day may keep cancer away! It said with a smile. Beaming back, she thought endearingly “Oh, how I love fortune cookies”, and popped a broken piece into her mouth.

  • Rose Garden Part III

    The students could smell the turkey as they walked down the hallway. As they made their way to the dinning room, they saw a enormous dining room table filled with food. The chefs were busing cutting up the turkey and placing it upon the plates. “Plea...

  • All You Can Eat

    I could eat a horse. No, literately, thanks to that pill Gea the Trelean had given me, I could eat a complete horse in one sitting. Each bite would be digested nearly instantly by my supercharged digestive system. The side effect? I’d die. The hu...

  • Lick The Plate Clean

    I pushed away from the table, feeling a bit woozy. Even though I weigh my food, I have to pace myself or my supercharged digestive system will spike my system and I can faint. Still, it was worth it. Everything tasted great, including the silverware an...

  • Boom! too!

    Well, it would have been a more effective BOOM!, if the gun had actually done something rather than just click. I looked at the gun, feeling mildly bewildered, when Laverne started laughing and dropping a handful of bullets to the dust. “Saw that...