Stories tagged “heaven”

  • London Keep Him, Heaven Help Me

    The whole thing left me staring at the ceiling cursing time, distance, his impertinance and inconstancy. However gallant his offers, however magnificent the locale or proffered accomodations, his needs remained paramount. He needed someone there, neede...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Mrs. Peacock Gets Rocked (pt. 1 of 2)

    Mrs. Peacock sits in her white wicker chair complacently basking in a bright beam of warm October sunlight. She snoozes in and out of a luxurious dream— something indescribably lovely and peaceful— like heaven. The teapot awakens her with a...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • An Angel Lights the Dark Path of Their Dreams

    Someone told me You had caroled solely But that you weren’t lonely Only that you went undoubtedly Without a one and only who wholly Understands your soul’s song and story Under drifts of snow you stand A candle held with both hands on the ...

  • Heaven, Heathen (Angel, Devil)

    Lethal People, Keep your Evil, Leave, Level Me even, Even angels Turn to devils And fall to hell After they bleed in Heaven, heathen.

  • Fighting For Peace is Like F-ing For Virginity (1)

    Spacious Tall and tenacious Places Crawl with anxious Audacious young faces Who’ve acquired a taste For what their superior hates They’re told their life is a waste Unless they enroll And dole death with haste Taking less than one breath per so...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Fighting For Peace is Like F-ing For Virginity (2)

    (Cont.) In cohesion With arms and lead in their guns Who murder daughters and sons— On the run Until they run red Are stunned and then dead The innocent are sentenced instead Of the person who bent Triggers with full intent To administer death wi...

  • Fighting For Peace is Like F-ing For Virginity (The End)

    (cont.) Where each fingertip prickles And pickles in bleach Quills fill their meat And they’re thrown on the molten beach of deceit Sizzling to a dashing dust of ash Brushing past Oblivion’s feet At last… (might write more… needs...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Most Peculiar Factory

    “So, these are where the new ones come in?” asked St. Patrick. He still wasn’t used to the “saint” part. “Yup, things pretty much run themselves here, " said St. Frank. “Next, we’ll go over to Acclim...

  • Cancer Didn't Kill Him

    No one was there by his bedside when he passed. He preferred it that way. At first, people were by his side all the time, but he was a solitary kind of guy. No need to hover over me, he thought. He’d long since lost the ability to speak. Nothing ...

  • The Unjust Gavel

    “I am power.” Said the Lord. “I am the creator and the saviour. I am the object of your worship and your devotion. And you will only rejoice in me.” Kenji Oshama looked up at this being, overcome by fear and awe. Moments ago, he...

  • The Generous Hell

    When I arrived in Hell I expected brimstone, fire and anguish. Well, that was all there in ready supply, but no one really ever bothered with it. Instead we all sit around waiting for the next delivery of half-used hand-me-downs from the Saints for Sin...

    • Author: Yamen
    • Posted about 7 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 almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • What we all wish for.

    I didn’t know you all that well But you meant a lot to me.  And now that you’re dead I see you in my dreams. You laugh with me, and talk. I’m glad to see you’re happy.  I’m glad to see You’re finally free Of the ch...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
  • Hero's Hall

    He turned the shiny brass knob and stepped into the room. The first thing he noticed was the warm fireplace at the opposite wall of the room. It made him feel like he had just sunk into a warm bath, lethargy seeping out of his bones. He had barely regi...

    • Author: helig
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
  • The Battles Always Choose

    Tendrils of light were what made up his wings; tongues of flame that snaked outwards, a brilliant display. Their brightness increased as his baritone voice bellowed. “The Darkness is going to want him for themselves, Auriel. We can’t let th...

    • Author: m0ri
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
  • Where The Sun Shines

    Do not drag me down with you, good Lucifer. Let me walk atop the clouds in splendor, basking in the warmth the sun brings up here. Do not keep me for yourself, noble Lucifer. I cannot leave my cloud kingdom, my wispy followers would be lost, and my pa...

  • 10. The Problem with Eternal Reward/Punishment

    Death, I’ve learned, was the cue that the Judge was waiting for. I don’t know if His decision was based on all the facts, or a few selected tidbits, but I went down. Others I know went up. Here in Hell, I’ve had time to think; I figu...

  • Only the End

    Neglous remains still. Great clouds of the tempest gather above. Small, furtive drops of rain are warning shots of the coming deluge. A groan erupts beneath the ground, eons of fire bent on escaping contained by little more than rocks and dirt. A champ...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5