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The Water Lily 6 hours ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 7
Thanatos spotted her, from the shadows, going into the cave. She was hard to miss in a place of darkness, she was like a campfire in a forest and she was attracting all kinds of attention. In the corn...
The Water Lily 2 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 6
“What is like to love and be loved?” he elaborated. Okay… random question. I leant forward and pressed my hand against his forehead. “Are you feeling okay?” I knew I was frowning. Gods don’t get sick ...
The Water Lily 4 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 5
Thanatos watched in fascination as she drifted towards the young couple. She went like a moth to a flame. He watched her image shimmer for a second like a mirage. She was using a glamour to hide herse...
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Daniel Silva4 days ago
Danimal Ch. 2
The soldiers are serious. For them, nothing is happening, just pointing to the container and waiting for the order of their sergeant. At that moment, the Captain arrives with several scientists. Capt....
The Water Lily 6 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 4
➳ Thanatos held out the thermos his mother had given him, rehearsing the lines carefully in his head before knocking. "It’s cold. I brought you some hot chocolate. Lady Persephone visited a place on t...
Madame Ethelinda
In a little town, upon a hill, there was an old castle. An old woman lived there. This woman’s name was Madame Ethelinda. She was said to possess great affluence. Not many people had seen her leave he...
The Water Lily 8 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 3
Thanatos stifled a groan. It wasn’t that he wanted to be paired up with Erosa. But being in the same room as the woman did something strange to him. Seeing her again only reminded him of what he wante...
Andrea L8 days ago
Not God, At Least
I forget sometimes who I am, or why I'm here. I think it's because I've been here so long that I forget everything, I lose my sense of self. I can only hear the machine beep faintly, but even that com...
The Water Lily 10 days ago
Arrows and Roses—Chapter 2
“Than the Man! I see you’re still rockin’ the suits.” Apollo winked, causing Thanatos to clear his throat and adjust his tie. I guess he still didn’t know how to respond to Apollo’s flirting. I don’t ...
Michelle Stone10 days ago
G-Eazy and the Warehouse of Monsters
The crowd could be heard from the back of the stage chanting for Gerald to come onto stage. "G-EAZY G-EAZY G-EAZY!" they shouted. "Alright G, it's almost time. You ready?" a man with an ear piece said...
The Water Lily 12 days ago
Arrows and Roses—Chapter 1
It all starts when a daughter of Eros realises she wants what her parents have.
TheUnknownJo 13 days ago
The Legends
It was the first day of my last year. So far I have lost count of how many people's shoulders I bumped into. All the first-years were frantically running around preventing the case of being late. The ...
Sarah Malinchak14 days ago
Sylvia
Hello, my name is Sylvia. You can call me Sylvia. I'm so sorry to tell you that if you want to live, you should close this book right now. Alright, your choice. It all started this morning—and it just...
Jeremy Cavenagh14 days ago
The Rover Prince
Let me tell you a story, a story about a prince who was a rover, and a princess who did not know she was a princess. Now I hear the question asked, "How can this be, a princess being unaware of being ...
Buffalo Woman
In a short fall before a long winter, there was a Red Buffalo Woman who came up lame. Day after day she pushed herself to keep pace with the herd, growing weaker with every step, so that by the time t...
Kenna Carlson14 days ago
Crossing Oceans
She stared across the expanse of the sea. It seemed to go on and on forever, unending. As the waves pulled back and forth, back and forth, her feet sank deeper and deeper into the sand at the edge of ...
Jeremy Cavenagh15 days ago
Unsettled Past (Ch. 1)
There is a place, on a bay, where the red tiled roofs slope gently down to the sea, a place where men go down and ply their trades as they have for thousands of years. It is a place where palm trees s...
Jeremy Cavenagh17 days ago
The End Is Near
I am completely mad, at least there is a strong possibility that I am; for reality could in no way be as warped as I see it. Perhaps I had best explain though, for mad men are rarely lucid enough to r...