Stories tagged “run”

  • Room 203

    The woman burst into the room, doors swinging violently but silently on their practical and well oiled hinges. Her eyes bled mascara in small traceable rivers of black down her porcelein face. Her eyes were puffy as she searched frantically around the ...

  • Choice

    Sitting on the beach, arms stretched out behind me for support, fingers squished in the sand as I stare out at the rolling waves and crashing ice-caps. The day is slowly becoming cloudy. I am alone. I stand up, uncertain, and gradually wander away from...

    • Author: Mackizme
    • Posted over 3 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Ashes Remain: Chapter Two;; Part 1

    I flew, taking the small cement stairs in great leaps. Eight flights later, I burst through a maintenance door, into one of the many side streets of the large city. Adrenaline pounded through my veins as I raced through the city streets, dodging the bu...

  • On the Run

    The room went black. John blinked a few times, trying to force his eyes to adjust; but the darkness was complete and he was left mostly blind to his surroundings. He heard the shuffle of feet as the Operators continued their search of the building and ...

    • Author: Eturnus
    • Posted over 3 years ago.
  • Bob and Fred

    Bob and Fred met Trouble and Doubt in the fair after visiting the fortune teller who said ominously, “When in trouble, when in doubt, run around, scream and shout.” Later that night, Bob gave a thumbs up signifying “I’m in Trouble”...

    • Author: zxvasdf
    • Posted about 3 years ago.
  • Cell Write Height Hell

    Mind bend friend kind of when tried cried then. Miss hip lip ring the phone talk walk known. She lost tossed me her keys go show please. Trip late hate slip a thought ran than caught. Smoke smell tell broke for you RUN cops blue. Red light fright bed b...

    • Author: memento
    • Posted about 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Therapy, Thoughts, and Endorphines

    Snow drifts slowly down from a dark sky. Streetlights provide secluded illumination and bare trees stand silent on the calm night. The snow stifles all sound in the world, as if it were trapped behind a glass wall. Breath condenses around me in a silve...

  • Patient Zero

    Natalya screamed in horror and surprise. There was a sickening crunch and Nikita doubled over in pain. Natalya cowered in the corner and sobbed hysterically as Nikita writhed on the floor in bone wrenching agony. Blood spurted and pooled around his tor...

  • Gonnadie is So a Word

    Running without looking, having already leapt without thinking, Tom surges through a mass of clinging, scraping hands. A hail of Spanish swear words and bullets fly over his head. The burrito in his gut threatens a repeat appearance. “I’m g...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 2 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Sounds

    You know that sound. Soft, leathery… two skins reaching for sanctuary in a dark corner of the night. You’ve heard it before. You’ve wanted to look. Wisely, you kept walking. A hiss. They sense you. You can feel the touch of their eyes. Keep w...

  • Lost

    Now all my joy has turned to mud And the anger leaks into my blood It poisons the stream and boils the flow Makes me wish I could let go Take my life it’s not worth the pain To have to run away again Since I’ve lost what made my heart beat so stron...

  • My Day With Princess BLT

    MY DAY WITH PRINCESS BLT (Binky Lemontwist) woke up at BLT’s house (weird) eat frosted flakes with strwberries… classy we’re off!! inviting all you people out there to a convention :D rain… rain… rain myyy house bro! when ...

    • Author: treefrog1996
    • Posted almost 2 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Chasing the end- part one

    I feel an idiotic grin on my face as I run. The Patrol must have gone back to receive their cars instead of chasing me on foot. Their footsteps and heavy breathing are retreating. A good and bad idea; they never would of caught me anyway. I was born ...

    • Author: bluefish4
    • Posted almost 2 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Secrets.

    I want to see you again. I want to run away with you in the night to someplace dark and safe and quiet, even for just a few hours. I want to trade all of our darkest secrets. I want to hold you, and I want you to know you mean something to me. You chan...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted almost 2 years ago.
  • My day with Princess BLT

    MY DAY WITH PRINCESS BLT (Binky Lemontwist) woke up at BLT’s house (weird) eat frosted flakes with strwberries… classy we’re off!! inviting all you people out there to a convention :D rain… rain… rain myyy house bro! when there’s nothing to...

  • In the wrong

    I am in the wrong I’m drowned in sin The biggest enemy is the one within The heart is deceitful Vomiting excuses My soul is aching and full of bruises The only option maybe to flee Because while in tangled possession Secrets feed this Shakespeare li...

  • Questions

    The chance to run has come to naught I’ve lost the comfort that I sought The guilt consumes my body whole How did I wander upon this role? How did this temptation turn to sin? Why did I have to let it in? Why aren’t I as strong as I appear? When wi...

  • Questions

    The chance to run has come to naught I’ve lost the comfort that I sought The guilt consumes my body whole How did I wander upon this role? How did this temptation turn to sin? Why did I have to let it in? Why aren’t I as strong as I appear? When wi...

  • Running

    My feet pound against the sidewalk. My hearts beating fast. someones coming, closer by the second. Escape is hopeless i`ll never get away……… Not from him………..

  • Weapons Training Guide

    I am the daughter of a society on Mars. We live in isolation, fighting our way out of this dark hole, void of Earth’s poetic technology, such as firepower based on philosophy and metaphysics. Starships sail near. When we see them in space, we sen...

    • Author: 32 ^2
    • Posted 9 months ago.
  • Jungle Jane Junior

    I got the call on my radio at 6AM. I dressed with speed, praying the Jeep would run. Working in isolation from society was nice most days, but not when I was the only civilized one, a daughter of Jane Goodall. There is no room for fear when approaching...

  • Race Against Time

    Speed through Every memory that dares To hold hostage A single second of your day Race by Every mistake That drags you deeper Into a past miasma Of pain and despair Fly far enough To leave behind Every choice that ended in tragedy Where logic Was on...

  • Running

    Speed, I am speed, I told myself. My big run was in five minutes, and I needed to psych myself up. A mere 5k, but it decided my fate. I stretched my calves and compulsively retied my Nikes. Two minutes to go. I took off my warm-up jacket and headed to ...

  • 8. ZXooomed!

    Speed increases as I hurtle my way downwards towards my incipient concussion with some as-yet-unseen ground. At least, I assume there will be something hard below me to impact. This is a mental flight: destination, oblivion, or so I hope. However, as t...

  • 17. Conclusion: My Dark Campfire

    I PILOT my FEAR from EARTH to MARS, I hurtle through SPACE at the SPEED of LIGHT SOCIETY may CALL to me from afar; But I RUN through DARKNESS in my fright. I’ll never calm my DAUGHTER’s FEARS, Or take PRIDE in her laughter at a COMEDY show....