Stories tagged “lone writer”

  • Welcome To FiclyNation

    “Welcome to FiclyNation!” Lone Writer laughed madly. He looked her over sympathetically. The Ficlets Deprivation had taken its toll. Her traditional cowboy treads were in treacherous condition and her hands trembled as if a story was trying...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Ficly Beta Testers

    “Do you swear to uphold all that is Ficly?” Kevin demanded. “We do.” Each author said in turn. Kevin was satisfied and presented them the secret Ficly URL. At first all was silent, the authors weren’t used to the newness o...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Saga Begins

    The secret underground chamber that housed the Order of the Beta Testers was rocked by an explosion. Small rocks and debris fell from the ceiling. “Already?” Kevin shouted angrily. “We’re already under attack?!” The writer...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Captain Jason, He's A Hero

    Jason donned his Captain’s cap and smiled grimly. The Ficleteers of the USS Ficlets manned their battle stations as well as they could. “Jason-” LW started. “That’s Captain Jason to you!” He bellowed dramatically. &#...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Mature (Mature)

    The little boy laughed obnoxiously at the computer screen. “Ha ha, you’re writing a Mature story!” “I wouldn’t expect you to understand.” “You’re naughty!” The boy yelled, pointing and laughing. ...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Something From This Century

    g2 shrugged and perched before the piano. “Any requests?”she cried. “Something with some zip,” Alro called from the wheel. “Its a chase scene, remember?” The Irish Pianist shrugged and pounced on the keys with “...

  • Snacktime Onboard the USS Ficly

    “Captain!” Lone Writer bellowed from the starboard railing. “The Code Sharks are nearly upon us!” “No!” Kevin cried in horror, “If they reach the hull they’ll scramble our Code and the Ficly beta site wil...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Ficly Goes Live

    “My boots!” Lone Writer wailed despairingly. “My boots are ruined!!” Every head on the island shot up and every pair of eyes focused on LW. “Is that…?” Started Band Baby, eyes wide. “Its…” Blu...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Inpromto Performance (Combining sentence Challenge)

    I was laying out on my front yard on a towel, in my bathing suit trying to tan. I had my headphones in and was blasting my iPod. My eyes were closed and I was humming the tune to the song that was playing. I was really getting into it and belting the l...

  • AOL Crashes The Party

    “Oh no!” Oy cried in horror. “They’ve located the Island!” “How is that possible?” Band Baby demanded. “We have the best security system imaginable!” “Um yeah,” Chimed in Blusparrow. ...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Warning

    She laid her hands On me That last time I was sick Tired I drew the line I don’t know what Went through her head She laughed the way She usually did But this time I was serious Just because I’m Different than her Doesn’t mean she has ...

  • Tearing Up My Heart

    Its tearing up my heart Being with you I thought you wanted to Be with me too I know that I can Be embarrassing I thought you were the guy I could be with without it mattering I can see it in your eyes You’re suffering And I can see it In the ha...

  • Hiding Behind The Stitches

    The Stitches that hold me together Are getting ready to break I’m not sure how much more I can take Despair Everything I do is wrong How many more times will my life play this God awful song The Ribbons That hold the tear Are straining under the weig...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Hiding Behind The Stitches (Continued)

    Meanwhile The pressure is building deep inside The tears are burning behind my eyes And people ask me Cross my invisible line I’m miserable and broken, the teenage equivalent of ‘I’m Fine’ I can feel it Its pressing down inside my head My very ...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • That Guy In The Corner

    That Guy In The Corner I know he sees me But does he know I can see him? That Guy In The Corner With his empty notebook And his lucky writing pen That Guy In The Corner With the quirky smile And the laugh he hides behind his eyes So when That Guy In Th...

  • That Guy In The Corner (Continued)

    That Guy In The Corner Smiled that smile And spoke a simple question That Guy In The Corner Asked me my name With a wink in my direction So of course I told That Guy In The Corner And he sat down next to me That Guy In The Corner Said he’d always...

  • The Fear of Clean-Cut suits

    As Captain Jason shouted orders to the crew of the USS Ficly, many of the survivors hurried to the side of the ship, staring out at the black waves. S.Lynn was one of the writers that scurried to see the trouble, and stared in horror at the larger ship...

  • The Maiden Complains

    The Maiden sprinted through the forest, her Maidenly bosom heaving. She paused when she thought she was far enough away and put on her clothing. “Honestly!” She huffed to herself with Maidenly indignation. “Can’t a young girl ta...

  • Pick Up!

    I pulled my iPod out of the computer and stuck the cord in my suitcase. “Maddy!” My mom called from downstairs. “Are you packed?” “Yes Mom!” I yelled back, smiling. I was ecstatic that my mom had let me go on the road trip with Amber, Thoma...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • They Don't Like Our Kind

    She wept on the park bench, but no emotion was connected with those tears anymore. She had stopped feeling the pain awhile ago, but her body insisted on unrelenting sobbing. Just when she thought she was done a fresh wave came on. “Laylani…...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Mad D. Lynn

    “Thriller! Thriller niiiiiighhhhhht!!” I sing out as we drive down the highway, top down on the car and the smell of rain in the air. “You’re entirely insane.” Sam laughed. “You thought any different?” I asked,...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Adelaide Continues To Complain

    “I am your Fairy Godmother,” The woman continued unoffended by Adelaide’s interruptions. “And I am here to assist you in any way I possibly can.” “Oh, Mr. Storyteller!” Adelaide called full of Maidenly sweetnes...

  • Adelaide Gets A Rude Awakening

    “Right, well since I am not really your Fairy Godmother, I don’t actually care.” The Faux Fairy Godmother smiled menacingly. “So I don’t think I’m needed in this dream other than for mischief.” The Prince turne...

  • The Storyteller Has An Idea

    Well Ms. Adelaide since you’re complaining so much about being in Fairytale Land then perhaps you would like to visit the real world. “Ha!” Adelaide laughed. “You can’t take me to the real world.” I’m the Story...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Cupid's Mistake

    Alani picked up the scattered books with a customary sigh. Why does my taste in literature have to be so heavy? “Can I give you a hand with that?” a deep voice asked from above her. Ugh. Another guy. “No, I’ve got it,” she...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 1 out of 5