Stoners

Today: As they uncovered more earth, they hit a stone. “Stop”, the lead archaeologist cried out. “I think we found something.” “According to my research of the cross-lingual lexico-semantic transfer in language learning, I believe this stone has inscriptions that contain incredible information about the culture of the people who lived right here…” However, two … Continue reading Stoners

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Waving Farewell

Ariel felt really uncomfortable on the beach for she had just found out that sea water was fatal to all her kin. Once she made sure that those she had thrown into the sea weren't returning in one piece, she hummed to herself as she walked back to the land. Karma was indeed a boomerang, … Continue reading Waving Farewell

Positive

Positive | A 181-word short story on the photo-prompt provided. "She had spent more time in the hospital than in her classes."

Derailed

12 seconds to go up a flight of stairs, 5 to dash across the overhead footpath, and 10 steps to come down right next to the train – leaving us with under a minute to spend before the train departs.

That Escalated Quickly

“ No fair. You know this place like the back of your hand! ”, he complained. “That’s true only if I’ve seen my hands thirteen times in my life, to be exact. ”, she retorted. “ You say you’ve planted a tree every time you climbed up here? ” “And today it’s your turn.” For the first time, she … Continue reading That Escalated Quickly

Leagues Under The Sea

The jellyfish swim deep underwater without fear of the turtle in the sea. The sick humans dump their plastics to sink underwater without fear of its destiny. The poor sea turtle, clearly confused in murky underwater between venom and delicacy. This is a response to Sonya’s challenge, 3 Line Tales, where we write 3 lines … Continue reading Leagues Under The Sea

Cat on the Wall

“Launching my next attempt at jumping across the water to reach the rat infested ship – may the force be with me. Catpain out.” *SPLASH* Miles away a video was being uploaded on the servers of a very popular social media website almost instantaneously, bearing the caption, 'Cat falls to death by drowning trying to … Continue reading Cat on the Wall