• 84

    It was as if the trees sucked the sound out of the world. Not even birds could be heard and Mike felt as if they’d been completely cut off from any other living thing. Nathan commented, “I’ve never heard such silence in a natural environment.” “Nothing about this is natural,” Mike said. Reina rolled her ...
  • 49

    “Jesus Christ, I didn’t want you to choke the kid. Just fuck him up a little bit.” Another man emerged from the couch in the living room. His blonde hair was slicked back perfectly, and with his all black everything outfit, he looked like he just stepped out of Cry Baby. “Well, ‘fuck him up ...
  • golden dragon.

    How does someone explain to the world that they never expected to change it? That they had only hoped to find the missing part of themselves? Yet, here they stood with the world as they knew it over and gone. From the moment that young Caleb had arrived on Sunset Island, he had known the ...
  • 80

    “Uh, yeah, I’ll be careful. See ya.” Billy looked back at old man Lupa who was peering through his blinds in his trailer, still staring at the sky the best that he could. Usually, when it rained, he sat out in his fold-out chair waiting to welcome it and when the thunder and lightning came, ...
  • black, white, shipwreck, sand, disaster

    There was a saying about being in the wrong place at the wrong time. What about being in the wrong place at the right time? One thing young Adelaide did know is that life was full of mystery and one rarely had all the answers. She would not fool herself into thinking life was anything ...
  • 197

    In the beginning, there was only darkness. From the black sky emerged Eros, the god of love, Uranus the sky and Gaia the Earth. With the help of their brother, Gaia and Uranus fell in love and bore the mighty Titans, Cyclopes, and the Hundred-handed Giants. Uranus despised his offspring, and kept them prisoner deep in ...
  • https://pixabay.com/en/users/TheDigitalArtist-202249/

    “Wake up everyone! Report to the ceremony hall immediately.” The voice that reverberated into every home and room across the island was crisp and stern. It was a voice of someone that you did not want to mess with. Then again, given what day it was it was no surprise that everyone was woken up ...
  • Nighttime adventures is a fantasy poem about the journeys we take in our dreams.

    At night imaginations take flight Bats echolocate as dragons fly by It’s quite a sight if you open the mind’s eye. Cameo faces with flowing hair wisp about in a cool, damp breeze Watch it if you dare Do you still feel at ease? A dragon cloud lumbers by while dew fairies dance in the ...