Stories tagged “GOD”

  • Questions Without Answers

    Devin hungered for conversation. That didn't happen much when he was around people. He tended to be the quiet sort and when he did say something it was usually the wrong thing. Two days out with nothing but a couple of dozen head of cattle as company and …

    Posted 3 years ago
  • Investigator Deos

    I pushed the beaded curtain aside and stepped through the front door. A little naked boy, perhaps six or seven frowned at me as I entered his home and ran through the darkened doorway behind him without saying a word. The floor was made up of interlocking…

    Posted 3 years ago
  • Averting My Eyes, I Ascend

    When the cliffs came into sight, I found that I wasn't ready to see them. Their vast dominance of the sky, those dizzying heights, even from this far away, toyed with my body's perception of which way was up. The sensation that I was about to fall sideway…

    Posted 3 years ago
  • Blood

    Pulsing with the knowledge of our bodies

    and power of majesties coursing around every corner,

    fragrant and blue-green-red and warm resided in us all.

    I can't help but imagine

    some vampyric figure picking his teeth

    with capillary tubes,

    the very same ones …

    Posted 6 years ago
  • Brief encounter

    I saw God today.

    At lunch time.

    Surfing on the back of a lorry.

    I was crossing the footbridge over the main road between the office and the supermarket when a figure caught my eye. He was laughing, his long hair streaming behind him in the slipstream,…

    Posted 7 years ago
  • A Request

    If there is a God above

    If there’s a being filled with love

    If there’s a master of my fate

    If there’s a devil fueled with hate

    If there’s a battle raging on

    'Twixt angels and demons, eons long

    If there’s a heaven and a hell

    If there’s a coming judgement k…

    Posted 7 years ago