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Helium Hearts [Prose]

16 Jul 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Luz

  Hearts full of passion, hearts full of hate, hearts full of happiness and hearts full of pain. Overwhelming feelings bouncing all over the place like rubber balls filled with grace. Helium, we all have helium hearts. Our hearts float with every...

The End and the Beginning

25 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments thestorychaser

The End and the Beginning                 You stand in the king’s throne room, beaten and bruised and coughing up blood. Spitefully, you’re glad that your blood is staining his fine, expensive carpets. You should regret all this, but you can’t, you d...

No Such Thing

25 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments thestorychaser

No Such Thing                 Everyone knows that there isn’t such a thing like a happy ending, not in real life.                 If my life were different, if I still believed in magic and happily ever after, I’d have told you that I had my very own...

An Audience

25 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments thestorychaser

An Audience                 Everyone, especially children, knows that there are many different kinds of fey folk.                 But there are two types that are particularly prominent: tooth fairies, and their larger, older counterpart, bone fairie...

Restless Souls

18 Jun 2019 2 minute read 1 comment thestorychaser

Restless Souls                 After the accident, I thought the first spirit I saw was a hallucination, a side effect of the pain meds they had me on. It happened to be the lady from the room across the hall, who’d been hospitalized with a harsh, wr...

The Old Ones Return

18 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments thestorychaser

The Old Ones Return                 The oceans held untold secrets, but the biggest and most well-known was that they held The Old Ones fast, imprisoned at the bottom. And they were receding for the first time since the war had ended. Some people too...

Forgotten Gods

12 Jun 2019 2 minute read 1 comment thestorychaser

Forgotten Gods                 Once, I was a being of unimaginable power. I was able to wield the very power of life, of creation, like a weapon. The oceans rose at a mere flick of my fingers, and storms stirred in my very blood. But that was so long...

Fly Fishing Out of a Dead End Life

12 Mar 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Steve B Howard

This river has at least three names, The White River (the most common name), the Black River (the old name), and the Stuck River (the most appropriate name considering where I’m fishing today). There are fish here, I can feel it. I’m fly fishing fo...

Time

30 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent van Zandvoort

  Time Time heals wounds, forgets losers and winners, destroys bodies, lives, relationships, civilisations, planets, stars, and patiently awaits before swallowing all black holes in their infinite existence. Still, she's merely an illusion.  

Talk Is Cheap

9 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Vincent van Zandvoort

Talk Is CheapThere are people that talk because they have something to say, people that talk because they know words, and people that solely produce sounds. The only people that matter are those who know how to listen, think, draw their own conclusio...