Stories tagged “strength”

  • It Shall Not End

    Across the Endless Ocean, Ala’s demons stepped back, knowing a moment’s fear. The King of Dragons, still wracked with pain, gained a short respite from his long torment. It was opportunity enough. The last ember of Azdjan’s soul explo...

  • Hiding Behind The Stitches

    The Stitches that hold me together Are getting ready to break I’m not sure how much more I can take Despair Everything I do is wrong How many more times will my life play this God awful song The Ribbons That hold the tear Are straining under the weig...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Strength

    To some Strength is muscle Brawn overcoming wit and cun And lifting the largest weight. Others feel Strength is skill In music or artwork of teal And singing the highest note. Then still Strength is power Much land for one to rule, get their fill And b...

  • Hey Mr. Heartless

    Hey Mr. Heartless Think your so tough I think your hiding More than you know If your so heartless Then how could You love me? Unless you lied If your so heartless Then why keep My letters I sent? Shouldn’t they mean nothing? If your so heartless ...

  • Procedure and Propeganda

    _"Don’t underestimate how popular you really are. They know it, and they’ll exploit it. As has been the case since the inception of society." “Don’t listen to her. They are your friends. They only want what’s bes...

  • 8, 10, 2 Ka-Boom (Mature)

    Eight batches of brownies. Ten simpering, harmless losers drooling at the prospect of being her roommate. Two weeks of waiting. “You…cheating…dirty…whore!” he spat at her from the floor, hand clutching his bloody mess of a...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Cafe

    The cafe. 10 people. Not daring to make a single noise for fear of giving up their position. The infected congregated outside the cafe, the lingering smell of fresh flesh still warm in the air. They had barely made it in to the cafe, the savage beasts ...

    • Author: Dockboy
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Head Above Water

    These days pass by in blurs One after another after another Until they are all just one long Day that never ends and never starts I feel like I’m spinning in circles until I finally find which way is forward, but then Then spinning starts again a...

  • More Than Nothing (part 7)

    All I could do was lay there next to the door. I just wasn’t strong enough to do anything more against such an impenetrable work. With out a ground it had no bottom, and no sky to make the top, side to side it just extended on and on. There was nothi...

  • Alive and New Path

    Standing at a crossroads, Worn from the path I took. Wearing an armor, a mask Shielding my heart, Safe but only surviving. Your hand comes into mine, And my armor drops Like spring rain. Sparkles form in my eyes. You breathe strength into me, My heart ...

  • Inside (poem)

    It hurts so bad. I feel the pain. When things look up, it starts to rain. I cry inside. No one hears. I die inside. No more tears. I stand back up, hold my head up high. I’m not giving up. I just won’t die. Keep on living is what I’ll do. ...

    • Author: Zombiegirl
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 2 out of 5
  • Strength in Weakness (poem)

    Flying high, flying proud, Beaten, battered, worn, Scars and faded color, Making struggles known, In the rain, heavy, wet, Storm force gales are greater force, Threads of tears pull loose and trail, Strain, reach outward from its post, The winds ripple...

  • It Will Only be My Pain

    I knew he couldn’t understand. He knows his abilities limits. He knows what it is, exactly what he does. It has a name. He had help during development, not people telling him to figure it out. He didn’t hurt people as I have. I closed my ey...

  • We Weave a Messed Up Web

    Everything is tangled Like a web being knocked down. I can’t let you go, So I fight against odds. Nothing is perfect anymore. No happiness without anger, No relaxation without excitement, No quietness without interuption, No passion without pain....

  • Looks can be Deceiving

    Night’s velvet sheet darkened the sleeping suburbs. While the clock said it was morning, to the rest of the world it was night. A single person cast shadows down the sidewalk. There was a heavy load she carried, one other than the backpack strapped t...

  • That "Something is Wrong" Feeling

    It was a Monday morning, nothing looked different that morning than any other morning, but within minutes her blood ceased to pulse, instead it raced steadily though her: the first of many symptoms that something was wrong. The entire walk her eyes sta...

  • Warrior (Mature)

    And so in the dark you come for me again with possession on your mind and the ever-present need to feast on my happiness. The stronger I get, the more you adapt. I have spent so much time and effort on crafting me. How is it that you can so easily take...

  • Balancing Act

    Dear generous soul Playing a vigorous role In the restoration of my heart, Can even all your strength endure All the responsibility of your part? Your influence Is thick and dense Balancing on a thin grey line, My conscience and resistance are fist to ...