Stories tagged “meeting”

  • Hollywood's Full of Girls Like You

    You remember her when you least expect it. She’s a flash of pure white in your mind, like the scarf she wore around her waist, and the scent of the mangoes she was oh-so fond of. You remember how they tasted on her breath when she’d shoved ...

    • Author: Byn
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Upon a Star

    Her eyes twinkled, just like they had years before, when we lay beneath the stars, full of summer love and heat. The grass had pricked our skin, but we hadn’t noticed, completely absorbed in each other and the magnificent starscape above. It was ...

    • Author: Byn
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Secret Meeting

    “Um.. excuse me?” The other girl asked, her hand on her hip, glaring at Tyson. “Lola. Uh… I’m sorry about this…” Tyson stumbled. “Is this a break up?” She demanded. While Tyson fumbled for an answer...

  • Ginger: The Caged Bird

    I pushed. It seems not all of the stones were mortared in with the rest of the wall. With a little effort, they recessed into a doorway and slid open. I soon found myself in a cavernous room dimly lit by lightorb torches mounted ten yards apart on the ...

    • Author: uselessness
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • It Wasn't the Last

    Wow, what a bitch He had come to the grocery to pick up a mild selection of items. A simple list, he needed ramen, some soda, a new stash of frozen pizza and bread. All previous objectives fulfilled, he had rushed to the grains to end the shopping adve...

    • Author: Vann Diras
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Fantasyland V

    “Planning a revolution shoudn’t be this hard,” the cloaked man sighed from the head of the table. Henry decided, due to normal seating convention that person was the leader of this rabble and his name was Supreme Leader, or Steve. &#...

  • Meeting

    1. Good afternoon Mr…. 2. George 1. Ah very well, George nice to meet you please take a seat. 2. Thanks. 1. So George… 2. John 1. Your name is John? 2. Yes 1. Your name is John George 2. Yes 1. Well John, may I call you John? 2. Yes 1. Good, good,...

  • Nice to Finally Meet You

    “Hello, my name is Dennis,” he practiced quietly to himself, pacing back and forth in front of the masses huddled around baggage claim. She was late. Late for their first meeting since that first email sent to him from 2,000 miles across th...

  • Yellow Daisy

    He smiled back up at her, she was taller than he imagined, and then he looked down and realized she was wearing very tall wedged shoes. If he wanted to kiss her, he’d have to stand tip toe, he thought. One hand behind his back pulled out a single...

  • Not a Pleasure to Meet You

    The old detective opened the door to the interrogation room, dingy with faded green paint, and slammed it. The young clean-cut man at the table winced at the bang, but he had been sweating already. “Okay – we’ve got you on arson, and ...

    • Author: TextMason
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Robot and the Mute

    “I don’t suppose you’ve ever been to Konnekt before.” I just shook my head. “Shame,” said the man with the mask. “You’d like it there. A place for people of all kinds to hang out. You really connect with ...

    • Author: Sam Ervin
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
  • An Important Purchase

    The final slave market before snowfall was the only one of the year held after dark; therefore it was the only one Signore Umbrae could attend himself, and this task was his alone. No one saw the man arrive, none of the handlers heard his cart, but the...

  • Welcome to M.A.D.D.

    “Welcome to Mother’s Against Drunk Driving,” the lady at the podium announced. After an applause she continued. " I see we have some new members. Welcome!" A couple other women nodded and as they looked my way I faked a smil...

  • Crossing paths

    When I first saw you I looked into your past with the exuberance of a child, tracing the lines of who you are all the way back to their origins. From a cloud of others your rending eyes, your knowing smile have been shaped through the years, each momen...

  • A.M.U. (Associated Monsters United)

    “Welcome, I’m glad you could all be in attendance. Now about this year’s halloween…it’s not good, yes count?” Count Acula, “I am dissapointed with how my people are being portrayed. I mean sparkly emo teenagers...

  • An Appointment

    I placed my palm to the worn brass plate, pushing the door open. A wave of warm, smothering, smoky air washed over me. People brushed past me on the narrow pavement, but I ignored their impatient rudeness, concentrating on what was waiting for me withi...

    • Author: dkplewis
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • New World Order

    “There you are little Mike! We’re having a town meeting,” Marc says from the top of the perfectly placed wood stack. Seats from every house are placed in a row in front of Marc. Nicole and Charlotte are there, but Marie is out getting...

  • Is she the one?

    He stood there and watched her. Watched her as the goon, and therefore the unwanted one, opened the door for her. Is she the one? Are you there? He stopped himself. No. No she isn’t the one. Too…too rough. Too hard. He stood in the shadows hung...

  • To Seek That Which Was Lost

    The battered old car sweeps up to the door and an old man, presumably the owner of the property, emerges and pulls an overcoat from the back. He nods at me, and beckons me into the house. He pulls out a chair at the table for me before drawing a bottle...

    • Author: HSAR
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Meeting

    The girls looked frightened with each step we took for home. I don’t blame them with the creatures that attacked us. Suddenly I hear a small gasp, turning quickly on my heels ready to fight when I see the boy step from under the bridge angry like a s...

  • Eleven O'Clock

    “Come in, come in,” Alan said impatiently to the quiet, measured knock-knock-knock at the door. He waved his hand in the air, gesturing, as the door opened. “Take a seat, we need to make this quick. My eleven o’clock just got mo...

    • Author: Scott
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Wedding Victim

    He approaches. Her screams are shrill. He grabs something. She is still.

    • Author: Elizabeth
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Chronicles Of Millie and Me Chapter 6

    November 1989 “Demetri your cousins and Aunt are coming to visit today. Look at the state of this room. It’s a mess clean it up right now. " “Aww, but Mum I got up to Jankens castle again in Alex the Kidd and I’ve almost be...

  • She's Fresh! (Mature)

    Hold on. I’m getting ahead of myself—which is ironic because I’m really inside of my own head right now. “Would you like to get a coff somewhere?” Oh god, why did I shorten coffee, that sounds so stupid, coff, coff, do you need a coff drop du...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Bounces and Bumps

    I Stared out the dirty fogged up window as the wheels began to turn, and we zoomed into the night of Chicago. It was now that I realized the pure beauty of my city. I sighed in contentment and closed the drapes over the window. I laid my head on my mot...

    • Author: Riley
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.