Stories tagged “heights”

  • The Vertigo Vigilante

    Darren Hardly wanted to be a superhero. He fit the bill nicely – he was tall and muscular, with that perfect jawline you only see in comic books, the kind you could use to open tins with. He was strong, intelligent, and he could run remarkably fa...

    • Author: Ben Paddon
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Sound of Thunder Heard Remote

    “It’s ending,” she said, stretching her hands to the sky, arching her back. One last look before everything went to hell. He watched, unashamed. “Everything always is.” “Not anymore. Not after this. Not for me.” Their legs dangled over th...

    • Author: falconesse
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Such Great Heights (cartoon challenge)

    The view down from the top of the Home is beautiful. From up here I can see Bloo following Mac around…everyone likes Bloo. But who likes me? Who imagined me? Why don’t they even want to spend time with what they made? They can’t stand...

    • Author: K-Jellybean
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Leaving Home

    The glass door slides silently over the well-oiled tracks as you pull it open, stepping out onto the 30th floor balcony. Wind whips your long, blonde hair around in a wild dance, thrashing your neck and cheeks, warning you to be alert. You approach the...

    • Author: ipe
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5