Stories tagged “sentence”

  • A One Sentence Story

    “Are you alright? Did something happen?” Her voice from up the stairs went unanswered for a moment. Brief, flickering wonder spread across his face as the elixir took its course through his system. Soon he would be different, changed. The i...

    • Author: Vann Diras
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Nothing Better

    Squeezing the last of the bottle’s contents onto his plate, he reflected that nothing went better with hot dogs than AB+.

    • Author: Abstract
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Marry

    “I don’t know, Marry,” he said to the mirror, “I never thought they would bleed so much.”

  • Next Nanny

    Jonah put his hands on Nanny’s butt, pushed, and waited at the window for the sound of cracking bones on the brick patio before climbing back into bed with his Pooh bear.

    • Author: emcogNEATO!
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Moving

    The key turned, the car engine refused to start turning, and the ground refused to stop moving.

  • Development

    A desperate struggle is starting, shared by all across the globe; puberty waits for no man.

  • Development

    A desperate struggle is starting, shared by all across the globe; puberty waits for no man.

  • Snow

    The snow fell for hours, until it settled into a chest high ash.

  • Acceptance

    As it crept closer to me, its unspeakable form disguised by the half-crusty sea of blood, I felt the life draining from my veins as my heart pulsed; but at the same time, I felt myself becoming calm, resigned, and totally at peace with my fate.

    • Author: Abstract
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Innocence Stolen

    “You know I only do this because I love you so much……..”

  • envy's living quarters

    The demon, the too-familiar one, who sits on your heart and nearly causes your smile to break when you say “I’m really happy for you.”

  • The World in a Sentence or Two..

    If you had to chose on word to describe the world, what would it be? My choice? Hmmmm… Random.

  • A Strange Kind of Mirror

    There’s a feeling here. It’s not what keeps me from writing the closing of this letter. Instead, I imagine a close friend, whispering that I should be careful. The right thing might capture what I intend to say, what I wish to convey, but t...

    • Author: Jae
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
  • Harsh

    It was a massless, faceless, insensate thing that sentenced me. Judges and lawyers are for those who can afford them, and the high school girl I was could not hope to see anyone but the police with their shackles and ubiquitous computers that took in e...

    • Author: SciNerd
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5