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The Water Lily 12 hours ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 10
I woke in darkness. There was no light streaming through my window, nor were my pets begging for attention. I lay there confused, black silk sheets tangled around my body instead of white velvet. My e...
Double Rainbow [Part 2]
The day he’d woken to find the space beside him empty and cold, and an impossible encounter with an otherworldly man, had been long. There was five days left in Stockholm at that point, and while Elis...
Double Rainbow [Part 1]
Jack looked at Elise taking a drag from the cigarette, at the way the tendrils of cool, gray smoke coiled around the curve of her lips and cheeks. The skin was slightly flushed from a night of drinkin...
The Water Lily 2 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 9
He felt like a creeper, just sitting in the arm chair staring at her. He watched the rise and fall of her chest as she slept. He did wonder if it was uncomfortable for her wings, but when she rolled o...
Kelly Rose3 days ago
The End
Contrary to popular belief, there isn’t anything interesting in the afterlife. In fact, there really isn’t anything at all. It’s an empty, pitch-black pit. You’re floating, drifting, forever and ever ...
Steve Elliot4 days ago
Mystery Train
Click, clack, click, clack! The train was lurching ever closer to it's destination with a rhythm and a pattern that was inducing sleep in it's passengers. The green fields and trees passed like a blur...
The Water Lily 4 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 8
Thanatos returned to the bedroom and Erosa was sitting up speaking to Persephone. “Than, I need to go check on my plants, do you mind keeping Erosa company?” His mother looked at him cheekily. “Um, no...
The Water Lily 6 days 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 8 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 10 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 Silva10 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 12 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 14 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 L15 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 17 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 Stone17 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 18 days ago
Arrows and Roses - Chapter 1
It all starts when a daughter of Eros realises she wants what her parents have.