Stories tagged “morning”

  • (Day 13) Philosophy Through Breakfast

    He stood in the kitchen, propped up against the counter to eat his breakfast (he rarely ever sat down to eat) and stared at his bowl of cereal. The little hoops of compressed multi-grain were floating in the milk, the rest of their wholesome compatriot...

  • (Day 53) Morning at the Uncle's

    “I can’t find a single thing in this drawer,” Matt complained as he shoved the contents aside with increasingly impatient swipes. “What is this one even for?” “It’s a junk drawer,” hollered his uncle from...

  • (Day 60) We've All got Our Problems

    They sat at the table for an hour without saying a word to each other. In the stony, deafening quiet he read his paper as she fiddled with her hair. Outside, a steady flashing light lit up the window they sat in front of as the tree outside swayed in a...

  • Texas morning (Mature)

    There was a misty and cold morning in a Texas rural village. Three cowboys entered a soup kitchen and slowly sat down.

    • Author: Lna
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
  • Center of the Universe

    My hair, ruffled by the wind. My feet, dangling over the roof. I can see the highway from here, and all the cars moving endlessly towards unknown destinations. Cell towers blink in concert in the distance, their red lights creating a calming pattern. I...