Stories tagged “SAD”

  • Alone - sequel to Cheshire Chris' Lost in the Rain


    She didn't bother turning the key. Rain pounded on the roof and hood and lashed at the windows. Her body slouched in the leather seat, hair dripping down her nose, her shoulders, completely ignored. She had nowhere to go from here. Yesterday she…

    Posted 2 years ago
  • Where are you

    Wind hammered the windows and made the shutters crack against the outside of Kevin's house. Bent over a chair near the fireplace, he listened to the sounds and imagined some great beast being hunted by enthusiastic men, courageous and true. Yesterday rain…

    Posted 5 years ago
  • The Middle Of An Ending

    It was Thursday and much like Arthur Dent before her, Maya had never quite been able to get the hang of them.

    The silhouette across the way turned into a distinct figure now. Matthew. She had hoped for someone else somehow, but it was he that she intende…

    Posted 6 years ago
  • The Beginning Of An Ending

    The wind blew and gusted to Maya's back, blowing her long black hair into her face as she walked through the icy park that morning. They were like thick tendrils wrapping around her head and, ever annoyingly, kept fluttering around her mouth and her eyes.…

    Posted 6 years ago
  • Wild World

    I sat hunched over my glass of whiskey. It was a double. It had to be. No other amount would do.

    She was out of my life. I wished her well, but I couldn't help but worry for her, a person I felt so deeply for.

    I mourned her as if she were dead.

    I lifte…

    Posted 6 years ago
  • A Wistful Morning

    I looked up from my coffee. Through the steam coming off the cup, I could almost make out her face. What a cruel trick of the mind to place her across the table from me again.

    Had it been days? Months? I couldn't recall.

    There were things left unsaid th…

    Posted 6 years ago