Stories tagged “humans”

  • A Brief Introduction to the World of Mammoth

    My very first story!! I’m so excited!! Now, in my (cruelly abbreviated) Bio, I promised to share a little bit of my knowledge about mammoth with everyone. I don’t like to brag, but I am a leading self-appointed expert on mammoth habitat, di...

    • Author: Leecat
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • A Mother and Her Children

    I always thought Mother Earth would end the same way she began: with a big bang. But now I realize, she will go out with dignity. Or with as much dignity as she can have while parasitic life forms suck her dry of everything she has. I am a blemish on m...

    • Author: Miss Molly
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Waffle's In Trouble

    Percolate had been around for 49 long dog years. He preferred to lay around on the cool porch, only retreating under it for extreme shade. He never asked for a pesky, youthful kitten to befriend him. But his human thought it was cute. Waffle pounced un...

  • What is in Lost Springs, Wyoming?

    Imposing buildings, rising up high, almost blocking out any indication of a sky… It is my first visit to a city, and I’m thirty, not a young man by a long shot. It is so busy, with humans, animals, transport, signs,and lights as far as my p...

  • Remnants

    Bob stared, his mouth gaping at the unnatural naturalness of it all. “But… but where did you come from?” The dust shimmered slightly, as though it were laughing. Isn’t it obvious? These particles, every atom of them, are all tha...

  • Young Gods

    “Let’s begin.” The teacher paced before her class, explaining How To Be A God and Proper Creation Of The Universe. They’d already progressed to making their first creatures, and most had chosen humans, a simple, mostly harmless ...

  • Percolate and Waffle, Kitten-Nabbers

    The Humans moved fast, grabbing Waffle by the scruff of the neck. She hissed at them, claws spread wide, though helpless in her dangling. The Humans made human noises at her and held her high in the air. Percolate had no choice now, his blood was boili...

  • Red

    Colors are what are used to divide. Green separates the grass from the brown of the earth and colors are painted onto countries on spinning globes to show their difference. Black and blue in the sky divorces night from day. White and black skin breaks ...

    • Author: Revenant
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Overgrown

    Nature overtaking the civilized world Like day overtaking night Like a flag being unfurled Draped over the human blight! The cities of yore show their wear The streets break and crack To make room for new life to bear The fruits of nature begin to atta...

  • Humans R Us

    It had been days since I had gotten pet food. I told myself over and over to stop at the Pet Store but I kept on forgetting. Crap. It wasn’t exactly healthy to feed your pet real food, as the vet kept on telling me, but I did it anyway. Besides, ...

  • There is a God...and I can prove it! - Part 1

    A childʼs smile, then hearing that child laugh. The wheat fields of the Canadian Prairies. The majestic mountains of Kilimanjaro Even that name sounds cool! The love between two lovers. John Williams. Star Wars, Superman, Jaws, Indiana Jones, J...

    • Author: Steve Saylor
    • Posted almost 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Stonehenge: SOLVED!

    I want revenge Because I know the real reason for Stonehenge. Bear with me Cause this one’s a grizzly! Aliens landed upon our planet, Crafted a great calendar out of granite, Then altered mankind’s mind! Making sure it was simpleton By comparis...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Trickmaster

    The haze clears. He remembers why he’s chained to this throne of cobwebs and starlight, why he’s grounded here, at the edge of midnight. Hunger rips at him from the inside, a frenzied monster gone too long without sustenance. Thirst strangl...

  • The Adventure of Life.

    You are a hero. You are the protagonist in this messed up screenplay.   You take on the world knowing (however vaguely) about your situation as a human.   You are you, independent of how you may look or what you may be going through. Hairstyles cha...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Runner Among Clouds

    She was running with all her might. Her feet pounding on the Bridge of Clouds. Sweat was running down her back & her breathing was ragged as can be. She knew the consequences if she got caught this time. The Bots were closing in faster than usual s...

  • The Edge of Everything

    “Are you ready?” The older woman asked with tears in her blind eyes. “Do not make me answer you.” Moraida begged, forcing the tears back so she would not ruin the paint on her face. The blind woman nodded, “Good bye.”...

  • Hivelings Pt. 5: Orientation

    The two chatted amiably during the whole bus ride to the school, and even continued talking on their way inside. Once inside, they stared in awe. The school’s main lobby was huge, and there were many different creatures. Nagas, humans, centaurs, ...