Stories tagged “light”

  • Static

    Her spider fingers plucked and strummed away to create the silvery shavings of pitch that floated up like a feather caught on one single gust of wind. Keep feeling the steel, Keep feeling the wood on the tips of my tentacle suctions… Pop. His bea...

  • Review and Recollection in Dim Light

    The study was, as studies should be, utterly quiet. Dim light filtered in through a dusty window, competing weakly with the array of candles and oil lamps. As always a faint and undefinable odor clung to the air. Jathos perched on a stool in the corner...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 3 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Shapes

    By the light of the stone, he could see shapes at the edge of his vision. Shadows within shadows, hunched, meagre, and yet powerful in presence. Startled, he scrambled back, thrusting the glowing quartz before him like a ward. His pulse quickened, pump...

    • Author: Isifer
    • Posted over 3 years ago.
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    to be held by light speechless better than jesus. yeah. (fuck that) to be held by light li _ke stags like animals like brilliance of a growing, a forest’s blessing (a fairy!) from dizzy dark blood, ________________sin/muscle imbued scissor finge...

    • Author: Escapist
    • Posted over 3 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Hateful Birds

    These eyeless creatures stare me down. They probably think they’re so intimidating with their vast wing span and razor-edge beaks. But what I realize is that I have eyes. I have the power to truly see. I am full of soul and full of all this unuse...

  • Eclipsing the Light

    The great mystery becomes clear in the end. What began in warmth and light is swallowed by deep darkness. The enigmatic monsters came, injured, and destroyed. Power flows through my veins, at a cross road, one last time. The masses undulate in an angry...

    • Author: Adukes
    • Posted almost 3 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Explosives, Darkness, and an Uneasy Sleep

    The glow sticks were fading to nothing. Embers smoldered but gave off little in terms of light or heat. Overhead a roll of clouds robbed the night of its gay decorations. Situated as best he could between two boulders on the least offensive of the grav...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 3 years ago.
  • Light of Hope

    How small the light of hope in the darkness. One sliver peeking out from under a door. Open it wide and suddenly the world is good again. But in the darkness, it catches your eye. Fascination consumes you. Your senses all focus on the one small shine. ...

  • Watermind

    Stepping out of a dimly lit mindset, the sun feels real passing through some orifice and out into light. The reflections feel endless as I twirl. A stone set path leads me to water. Bubbles’ flight, trickles backwards and up, respecting pressure ...