Stories tagged “TRUTH”

  • 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 5 years 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 5 years ago
  • Truth Hurts (10/22)

    "Before I say anything," she whispers, "how blunt can I be without you hating me?"

    I don't think anything could surprise me any more than I already had been, so I say, "Say what you need to say. It's okay."

    She turns to me, and, after a brief pause, tel…

    Posted 5 years ago
  • Bleakness

    A little bit of bleakness had settled into her heart and she was fighting herself to shake it off.

    Normally, she was a hopeful person. She did most things with a smile. Today, however, a truth had crept into her heart that she had fought for months to ke…

    Posted 6 years 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 6 years ago