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Interwoven destinies

25 Feb 2024 3 minute read 0 comments On_my_mind

As Sarah wandered through the bustling city streets, she took in the swirling sights all around her. Where others saw only people rushing by, Sarah noticed something more - the colorful glows that seemed to surround each person. To her eyes, it was...

Last Respect Paid to Unknown

29 Jan 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Thamack32

Harold was not what you would call a punctual man. Despite his best efforts, he often found himself rushing out the door and hoping he could make up for lost time. Unfortunately, today of all days, that trend continued. He was supposed to be attendin...

Maintenance Man Chronicles

19 Jan 2024 2 minute read 0 comments Thamack32

Part 3: Naked Maintenance In The Restroom Working as a hotel housekeeper is not a glamorous job, but Cecilia has always found comfort in the monotony of her daily routine. One of the last duties in her long list of tasks for the day was cleaning the...

“An Unbreakable Commitment With Herbal Enchantments”

17 Jan 2024 1 minute read 0 comments Thamack32

John had been married to his wife Amy for eight years when things started to take a turn. He noticed she was bringing home different kinds of herbs and powders, saying they were part of a spiritual ritual to make their love last forever. At first, he...

DevsOne Part 12 The Mare

21 Oct 2023 1 minute read 0 comments TheAiCollectiveArt

The Mare is a female demon or goblin that was thought to ride on people's chests while they slept, causing nightmares. "Tell me your worst nightmare, and I'll tell you mine." The Mare In your mind while you sleepThe Mare resides, a creature you keep....

Hope

14 Oct 2023 1 minute read 0 comments crywork

A faction living on the outskirts of Cryptonoria and in the city's underworld, they are opposed to any harmful drift of technology and seek to bring human beings to their highest potential. They organize themselves via networks of underground tunnels...

The Veil of Shadows ch 1

5 Sep 2023 4 minute read 3 comments Wildplantsx

Chapter 1: The Haunting In the quaint town of Hollowbrook, nestled deep in the woods, there stood a decrepit mansion called Blackthorn Manor. Its ominous presence loomed over the landscape, shrouded in mystery and a chilling history that had been pas...

WE ARE NOT GODS (PART 3)

28 Aug 2023 40 minute read 1 comment MDBlagdon

36 "You have stirred the hornet's nest, my friend," the Colonel says as Jeeval enters his office. "Mastik Rue wants your head on a stick, to put it mildly." "Is that the only result?" Jeeval asks, taking the seat across from the Colonel. "Have I only...

Chapter 1: The Spark

21 Aug 2023 5 minute read 0 comments Citizen0

In something resembling a daycare run by AI with robots to serve the physical needs of children.  Where children were tended to and educated.  Androids provided physical interaction, portals, shiny metallic disks, slightly concaved with a bulge in th...

WE ARE NOT GODS (PART 2)

20 Aug 2023 54 minute read 0 comments MDBlagdon

18 Jeeval enters the small dark room, the door closing behind him. He stands motionless, waiting for his eyes to adjust to the gloom. When they do, he sees a figure sitting at a table with his back to him. And against the opposite wall, he sees what...