Stories tagged “truth”

  • Truly Alien?

    I looked up from my dressing table. “Does my bum look big in this Joe?” A smirk spread across his face. “It does, but you know I love that about you.” He gripped my shoulders, leaned down, and gave me a quick peck on the cheek. ...

  • Inhumane?

    “Give me the fucking keys asshole! Or I’ll kill you.” He jerked his head at me. “And your whore.” “No you won’t. You’re a thief, not a killer. Or a rapist. And your friends are less prepared than you are....

  • No Lie

    A single bare bulb shines on a table where a figure slumps in a chair beside it, in handcuffs. A man enters in a dress shirt and slacks, gun in holster at his hip. “So, alien tell us everything you know about Mr. Big!” “But, I donR...

  • Such a Little Liar

    The bus driver started back towards us, huffing and gruffing. She called from mid way back, “What’s going on here boys?” The big tough guy, who was moments ago trying to harasse me, bursrt into tears and began telling the driver how t...

  • I'm A Cheater?

    “She just doesn’t understand that nothing happened between you and me, Lauren.” “Trevor, you shouldn’t be here,” she said to me, but I came in anyway. She’s still packing up her dorm room. “I know, I̵...

  • Nocturnal Visit

    Mitch found the farm house dark at 1AM. Curiously, the hot house was lit, a small sliver of light shone under the door. Mitch hid his bike and after gazing into dark windows, decided the bedrooms were upstairs. He climbed the trellis and found JoAnn...

  • I Regret That

    Dustin was standing in the hall after lunch in all his stocky red-headed glory. He always stood in the same spot after lunch, waiting for the bell to release us. I always sat across from him, silently glad I was close to him. This year my closest guy f...

  • The Girl I Used to Like

    Tammy was watching me again. She didn’t know I saw, but I did; I saw her watch me every day after lunch, wishing I would come over and talk to her. I wasn’t going to help her cheat on Steve, though; he was in Germany, and the last thing I n...

    • Author: j. smthng
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • A Message From God

    Elshahawk, This is God Speaking. Yes, THAT God. I wanted to let you know that you are teh coolest (yes, I said teh. You seem to like using it) woman to ever grace Ficly. Oh, by the way, without you, the world would have one less funtastic writer. The E...

  • Twitter ficly

    “Time flies when you lie, like a butterfly doomed in a spider’s web,” he said. “Avoid the strands of fate and line your bed with truth.”

  • Scrap of paper, dated November 12th, 2153

    “The Elders always tell us to report people like him. They say they’re dangerous. But he’s just…old. Living in that old plane hull outside the gates. I asked him if he wanted to come inside, but he just said no. He’d be ki...

  • Words

    Words Running cross my mind Tip toe, sliding, cutting through the air jumping over fences, Hop scotch, bouncing over boundary lines How just words can echo through a hallway for eternity Connect all your memories with you and split personality Draggin...

  • Ficly Derailment: THE TRUTH!

    On January 7th 2010, the creators of Ficly faced a problem: The alien species named Wiultyicaders (or “Witties”), who had helped create the site and helped feed Creativity Fluid into the human minds of the site’s inhabitants daily, wa...

    • Author: J. A. Keane
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Melted Mirror (a poem)

    The mirror melts before my eyes, Silver sludge spreads on the floor, Reflecting back who I am no more, Why should this pan of glass, Get to tell me who is me? Still over time it just sinks in, It finally gets under your skin, To become this thing you a...

  • Finally Some Truth

    “Jane took it the wrong way. I was angry at her, because, well. We were making out at a party…” “No kidding,” “I did it because… she told me that she needed to try something out. So did I. We needed to be sure ...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • This Close!

    My heart stops beating for a second. I’m speechless, I mean, I have so many things to say, so many things I want to do. Hold him, kiss him, talk to him. “Gabe, please say something…” He says nervously. But why? He must know that...

    • Author: Mr.Gabriel
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • It Took One Day

    It took one day for my life to change. One day to feel the fireworks and shockwaves. One day for me to fall for you. One month to finally say it. Two months to know what it feels like to really miss you. Many months for my love to grow very strong. Six...

  • LIES, Lime, and Life

    I said I’d do my best, But I’ve failed near every test. I said I was doing fine, As my grades, they did decline. I said I’d tell the truth, But it doesn’t take a sleuth, To see my life’s a sham. A big lie is all I am. A hy...

  • Chocolate-Covered

    Hershey bars, Dove squares, Crunch bars and Kit Kats cover the floor. One by one, she unwraps Tootsie rolls and Mr. Goodbars then proceeds to throw the wrappers on the ground. Tears and chocolate stain the blankets. A Snickers mustache lines her mouth....

  • The Taste of Your Words

    My dearest love, Please know that I deeply regret the pain that this note will cause. The bitter truth is that I have not been entirely honest with you and, sadly, I find the prospect of correcting that unpalatable. I never told you that when I was you...

    • Author: August Rode
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Epiphany (III)

    The police didn’t take long coming to the house. A black police man looked around the house, while a bunch of other cops and medics, entered the house. “TV doesn’t do you any justice. They usually say you guys take forever.” ...

  • Mute

    Most things begin at the beginning. I cannot start there, for our beginning has no survivors. However, I can tell you what the world was like when I was younger. It was bright: bursting at the seams with color and sonorousness and sensations. Each brea...

    • Author: NightMaiden
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • My Family and You

    “I didn’t kill anyone. But he almost killed me. My family is who I am. I wouldn’t let him destroy them. I didn’t kill him but he isn’t currently breathing at the moment. I needed to get out.” Sammy stated. “Did...

    • Author: Mr. Reeses
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • If You Really Knew Me

    If you really knew me you’d know that I’m pathetically full of anxiety. Sometimes it helps me perform well, other times I can’t think of anything other than each erratic breath sputtering in and out of my lungs. I can path these occur...

  • Sit and Stand w/ Me; Simultaneously

    Do you Know how Rocks are When they’re large, Half sunken, Refusing to budge or barge? But when They’re shrunken To sand, Even then They are the same! Only now they fill your hand Dropping dry like strange rain On your toes, Supporting step...