Stories tagged “scars”

  • Eventually

    You ever wake up in the morning and wonder to yourself: ‘Did I just wake up from sleeping or did I just come to after getting knocked out?’ Well, for me, it’s more like: ‘Did I just wake up from puking, then passing out or did I...

  • Why

    The girl glared at me, eyes of ocean frozen, “Can you leave me alone?” She asked coldly. I shrugged and casually put my hands in my jean’s pockets, “Why?” I simply questioned, and she looked at me again, “Didn’...

  • Nano Pt. 2 (Mature)

    Autopsies tend to leave fairly large scars. Ones that, if seen, generally inspire questions. Lots of them. Looking down at the one on my chest, I could tell that mine would almost certainly be no exception. You wouldn’t think it would be hard to ...

    • Author: Hacksaw
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • A Shadow Can't be Un-cast

    He had gone in tough, knowing he wasn’t. That’s what it took, father had said, not skill as much as size. And not size as much as toughness. Father hadn’t been happy. He had never wanted his son to go like he did. But Danny thought he...

  • Scars

    I dont want to be, another corporate causualty and while i suffer in silence you live in denial about everything So if you could please, take your knife out of my back, it’s your favorte angle of attack, it’s where you stabbed me your ignor...

  • As I Sit Here Idly (A Mental Letter from a Civil War Bride)

    Dearest Arville, As I sit in the window box watching the men go by my thoughts are drawn to thee. They march off, these new recruits, eager for the fight. I would write but to where would I send it? You are at war, and if war has an address I would fei...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Seeing in the Darkness

    To be honest, I don’t know where I am. Not having legally entered Peter’s country, leaving wound up a tad tricky after killing him and taking out two buildings in the process. A truck took me one place. I hiked somewhere else. A bumpy plane...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Damages

    I was never a doll. I’m covered with bruises and scars, both visible and emotional. I’m covered in stories. I spent my childhood tumbling around my neighborhood, shunning the Barbie dolls purchased for my amusement and education. The dent i...

  • skin deep

    if we were to see the scars from inside rise from within to show themselves on our very skin i would be the ugliest girl you have ever known

  • A True Friend's Embrace-- Glow and Grow Them as the Sun Has Done

    It’s fun To wonder Under the sun Until the day is done It feels right to welcome What becomes the night Turning on not a light bulb Only letting palpable Fretting dissolve Naturally like the earth revolves Actually alive enough to evolve And all ...

  • After

    Finishing the glass, the sharp liquid scorched its way down her throat. It had been a long time since she’d had a drink, and the room spun in response as Alicia’s slender fingers worked to extinguish each light in turn as she stumbled towar...

  • Laughter

    You sat on the edge of your bed, staring down at the dusty floor. It was night time, and as usual, you could not fall asleep. You rocked back and forth waiting for the floor boards to speak to you. You’re favorite song they spoke was that of laug...

  • Jhendayre, A Portrait Part 2

    Their eyes met, and Ramar couldn’t conceal a sharp intake of breath. Shredded flesh and scar tissure surrounded the outer corner of a milky left eye. Jhendayre’s eyes were still the color of the storm outside, except he could see the steel ...

  • Any excuse now...

    Trigger. Waiting to be pulled. Wanting to be pulled. BANG. The smallest hole in the wall. The slightest chink in the armour. And it’s all too much. The blade, to repair the damage. To cover the hole. To replace the broken link. Safety once more. ...

  • Not One for Drama

    A cold sweat broke out on my forehead, though I had prayed it wouldn’t. The Two Bones thugs shifted so their group squared off against the Red Thumbs fellow, an enforcer by the looks of him. He certainly bore enough scars on his face and balded p...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 1 year ago.
    • 5 out of 5