Stories tagged “LIES”

  • Swallow Yourself (Poem)

    And the mask did shimmer and flow like molten gold

    but where did the tattered robe of the exalted King go?

    Chant and scream until all in unison sing--

    Once, for the twin suns that rival to be seen,

    Twice, for the black stars and the glow of strange moons,…

    Posted 5 months ago
  • Control Freak

    I watched as you moved into a shotgun house with one bedroom and a yard only big enough for a shed. You were too busy to find a place on your own, anyway.

    But I saw the truth.

    In a tiny house, no one can stay the night. No one can stay unannounced. N…

    Posted 1 year ago
  • A Habit Of Lies

    "So, how do you know she was lying to you?"

    Eric sighed. "Because that's all she does!" He yelled.

    Thomas looked at him. "That's an exaggeration, but what about this particular time makes you so sure?"

    Eric took a deep breath, trying to calm himself.…

    Posted 1 year ago
  • Fake

    I watched the Dragon and his Rider ascend every morning as they set off on missions, having untold and unseen adventures together. Bards began singing their tales in the tavern at night where the whole village would gather after their return every evening…

    Posted 2 years ago