Stories tagged “YES”

  • Seeking

    The train station and my exit from it was all a blur. Signs, taxis, trucks, people in military uniform, all bustled, honked, and swerved off in a great hurry. With my suitcase handle gripped tightly, my feet wandered, senses overloaded, until I found mys…

    Posted 6 years ago
  • Maybe

    As I sat on the train to Atlanta, my mind was full of doubt. Not too long ago, this very train had taken him out of my life. Would I ever be able to find him again? What was I going to do in Atlanta? I wouldn't make a good recruit, but I didn't have any s…

    Posted 6 years ago
  • No More Words

    Dinner was spent silently chewing while the TV shared the latest in the attacks on the planet by the Croatone.

    Father cleared his throat. "I think it is time we consider moving into the town bunker."

    My Mother pushed the last of the season's peas around…

    Posted 6 years ago
  • Yes and No

    That day had been bleaker than most. The smog cloud over head was especially dense, and I needed the headlights on my bike even at midday.

    Recently, it had been getting easier coping with his absence. Yes, although I hate to admit it, it seemed like the…

    Posted 6 years ago