Stories tagged “lost”

  • Glowing Eyes

    The yellow glowing eyes stood out against the trees, piercing the darkness and falling snow. As it moved closer lush, silvery white fur seemed to materialize out of the snow itself. I stood up with my back already against the tree as the creature conti...

  • Lost Too

    I’m sorry you died in my arms. The blood, oh the blood, it was everywhere. Your new top, the one I thought was so cute and dainty, was turned from off-white to bright red. Before I knew what I had done, my stained hands had transferred it to your...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Lovely

    You look so lovely sitting here inside my head It’s so tempting to just run back to you, jump into your arms, stay there forever. Until I remember that you can’t hold me. You don’t care enough to protect me. How could you protect ...

  • Possibility by Lykke Li

    I feel dead. My feet are welded to the ground as I watch everyone around me grow and overcome. I no longer have the strength to scream, to call for someone. Nobody ever stopped anyway. I feel like a lifeless soul, with noone around to notice my being. ...

  • Warmth

    Maybe he wasn’t dangerous. The creature was looking at me again. The fire in its eyes had been replaced with the reflection of the moon and the soothing twinkle of the stars. I crouched down on my knees and held out my hand. He stopped for a mome...

  • Alone Again

    I don’t know how long I was sleeping there, but I didn’t wake up until I felt the wolf lift his head and look around. I looked to the sky which was just beginning to turn purple in the early dawn. My guardian was intently watching far off i...

  • I Didn't Shape This

    The days are now hectic, but I still find time to think. Sometimes those moments pass without warning and sometimes I bring them on. Everytime I think, I wonder what happened. I should still be with you is what passes through my mind. Once that comes I...

  • Neverending Darkness

    I wandered blindly through the pitch black tunnels underneath The Mountain. I had gotten lost from the guide what seemed like a month ago. Without any light, I couldn’t see my watch and didn’t know just how long I had spent floundering in t...

  • Directionless

    I couldn’t be sure whether the rock in my stomach was hunger or my worry once again grabbing hold of me. I wandered in circles under my tree, before long my footsteps wore a rut into the snow. Eventhough I slept through the night my body was wear...

  • Hopeful Memories

    I didn’t know what I was looking for. My eyes scanned every bush as I walked by, but they all were bare; except for the final frostbitten leaves hanging from their mothers waiting for gravity to take over. It seemed that I was the only living soul in...

  • Lost at Sea

    The summer sun came through my closed eyelids in waves of pink and orange. The sea rocked us in its lazy way, while the breeze kept the smell of salt in my nostrils. A week out of Mar del Plata we had provisions a plenty and an ocean of adventure ahead...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Brother Found, Brother Lost

    My brother found me in the strip club. A consequence of small town living, instead of the law, Big Karl called my kin on account of my antics. Before my passive and weary view had come dances, lap and otherwise, drinks a plenty, three near-brawls, and ...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • My Guardian Angel

    As my tree came back into view, I noticed that the circle I traced around the tree had been smeared by the increasing bitter winds. But where I had slept the night before was still clean of snow. As I walked closer a spot of green stood out against the...

  • A Faint Light

    Twisting, turning. My life had spun. I didn’t know how long to run. I wanted to run into my dreams. I wanted to escape reality. Instead I hit the wall hard. My dream world turned into broken shards. When it broke, my sun had set. Clouds disappear...

  • A Faint Light

    Twisting, turning. My life had spun. I didn’t know how long to run. I wanted to run into my dreams. I wanted to escape reality. Instead I hit the wall hard. My dream world turned into broken shards. When it broke, my sun had set. Clouds disappear...

  • A Faint Light

    Twisting, turning. My life had spun. I didn’t know how long to run. I wanted to run into my dreams. I wanted to escape reality. Instead I hit the wall hard. My dream world turned into broken shards. When it broke, my sun had set. Clouds disappear...

  • The Damsel

    The bird has flown the coop Throw me in the river (Again) For this time I won’t float I am hopeless Break the hourglass Those tiny, insignificant grains of sand They’re too little to make Much difference to me Especially, in this scalding desert B...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Annabelle

    “Annabelle?” the man asked. Standing in the air, complete with black umbrella in hand, the man who’d followed her from Europe stood on the corner of the street, watching her from behind the lenses of his tinted glasses. His face̵...

  • Apart After

    You dismiss me, Lady of insanity, Then say how you miss me, Want to meet me, Kiss me, Erase misery, Stir to stillness Blissfully— We must be Voluminous to hush, Resting apart after we rush.

  • pen to paper

    With her ipod in hand and 400 bucks in her pocket, she reached for the keys to her white jeep. While she thought her dad was asleep, his voice did not surprise her. “Where you leaving to so late?” his voice was more sad and almost defeated...

  • Lost Inspiration

    I could write something beautiful here. Something profound, something worth while. I could write something that comes from my heart. Something that’s poetic and pure. Something that might actually make you feel, make you think. I don’t...

  • And The Air Was Filled With Spices

    He followed her through the market, watching her hips sway back and forth seamlessly with the flow of traffic. Scents swirled around her like colors in the stalls, filling his nose with the leonine golden tinge of saffron and curry, the sharp black bit...

  • Lost Thoughts

    Watered phrases Sprout acres of Hallwayed mazes Lost thoughts Wander through Each fictional avenue My mind grew

  • Head Above Water

    These days pass by in blurs One after another after another Until they are all just one long Day that never ends and never starts I feel like I’m spinning in circles until I finally find which way is forward, but then Then spinning starts again a...

  • Erase

    Fliping through photos on my phone, one gave me pause. To others it may just look like a photo of a girlfriend and boyfriend snapping a photo of their happiness. To me, it symbolizes a part of my past. This photo is about a year old. I was very happy t...