Stories tagged “picture”

  • A Great Friend

    There it was, the most beautiful creature I had ever seen. A wonderful, amazing creature with deep blue wings. As I walked over to it, it glimmered in the sunlight. I thought to myself what an amazing butterfly. I took another step toward it and stoppe...

  • Something Special

    From the beginning of James and Candace relationship there would always be a little shout around midnight. On the faithful day when it ended, James stood next to the couch and watched Candace pack her things. Candace turned around to face James, where ...

  • Too many pictures!!

    The picture taking went on practically forever, Will was most likely just as annoyed as I was but he didn’t show it. I was so excited to finally be at the dance. He was such a gentlman helping me out of the car :) My dad said something about bein...

  • Forget-me-not

    I don’t know why I always feel like I do when I look at the picture. I’ll sit there for what feels like hours, holding it in my hands, curled up at the end of the couch, gazing at the fading, sun-bleached image on the curling photographic paper. Th...

    • Author: dkplewis
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
  • Lost At Sea

    The captain of the ship ran from his corridor. He entered a hallway that was shattered, wood paneling hanging sideways, water leaking from the ground. He ran towards the stairs, but fell to the ground when he tripped over a book. He saw a women’s pic...

  • Pregnant Psychobabbling Babe

    Canyon lake Lay cradled— picture perfect fake Through the windshield of my Hyundai One Sunday My psychobabbling babe, She says, “honey” Her lips syllabled Something sunny Like… “Someday soon My patient cocoon Will open in...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Ashes Remain: Prologue Part 1

    I looked up, waking from a daze. My cold, pale fingers shook as they held a small black-and-white photo. It was of a small girl, maybe 16-years in age, cuddling a black kitten in her slender arms. He face was scrubby, her clothes looked like they had n...

  • Ashes Remain: Prologue Part 2

    Quivering digits turned the pale photograph over, my crystal orbs studying it’s backside. A short sigh of breath escaped as I turned the picture over once again. I stood, my gray suit jacket rustling against the wooden chair that I had just sat o...

  • Once There Was A Poem That Resembled Snoopy

    New info Is so simple. Some cripple Drinking Ripple Couldn’t Forest Stump The undisputed sorest chump Who sings the longest layer Of a song. He twangs A rusty saw About to cut Down Snoopy.

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • What Charlie did

    I never knew where charlie went when he vanished. One minute he’d be asleep on the couch the next thered be this weird noise and hed come trotting up the drive. wagging his tail like he hadnt seen me in years. He was a good dog and i never knew w...

    • Author: Kddo
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • X Marks the Spot part 1-1

    He starred at her. As you would an untamed majestic animal. When he walked in the visitation room she had curled into a ball on the table on her side of the protective glass clenching a manila folder. He sat across from her, picked up the phone and kno...

  • Picture Perfect.

    Her life is a picture. Lots of reds and purples, signifying passion and royalty. Regality was nothing new to her. But she was missing the subtle colors, the natural colors. The beiges, tans, and crèmes. The filler colors. She hated the filler colors...

  • No Chances (Mature)

    Even through the layers of flannel and the so-called Arctic protection, Cole could feel the frozen breath of ice and snow. Johns or something that looked like Johns said, “We’re going to die out here, aren’t we.” “Yep, unless one of us isn’...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5