-THE MIDNIGHT CAFE-That’s what he had said, that’s what Skits had said “Spearmints!” he repeated simply and then made for some sugar packets before laughing hysterically like a lunatic.-THE MIDNIGHT CAFE-2 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
“What are you on about?” I had asked utterly confused, but then again, I always was when it came to Skits. We called him that because he was obviously schizophrenic. We were in London, it was 1984, or at least it was presently. The year was like the weather it constantly shifted and changed. We couldn’t tell because there was seemingly no difference at all in our environment. My wife and I, Ray, at least that’s what I supposed her to be, were sitting with Skits that twi-night along with our friend Gulf as in the Persian. He was a prince from somewhere or so he claimed to be-I couldn’t remember where. Uncertainty was common in an uncommon place such as we were presently but obviously we were not in the present.
“Dear, would you please get control of
Society Is Ugly.Society is ugly.Society Is Ugly.3 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
Beauty is defined by
How you act.
Not by the number on the
Starving doesn't work.
Purging doesn't work.
Pills don't work.
The girl you see
In the mirror is
Just the way she is
Don't get upset because
You don't match up
To the media's
Cutting won't work.
Crying won't work.
Dying won't work.
Society is ugly.
Haiku 23Der BronzelöweHaiku 236 years ago in Haiku & Eastern More Like This
und Tauben aus Fleisch und Blut
ein ungleicher Kampf
PG: Deities and PropheciesThe ancient texts that survived since the beginnings of the Floating Isles have told of powerful deities and strange foretellings.PG: Deities and Prophecies3 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
These deities tend to be rather numerous, though can be identified by their characteristics. They are often referred to by titles in the texts and the names stuck.
This deity tends to represent the hard work and effort that is put into anything. It means to never give up on an idea and finish it to the letter. Often times, the deity is portrayed as a short, stocky man with a long beard and bald head. It has also been known to be rather greedy, keeping only the finest for themselves without sharing with their fellow deities.
The Holy Soldier
This deity is considered one of the most faithful, as it keeps its word close. It dare not break its vow and honors it to full. At times, the deity resembles a towering soldier, covered in bright armor and wielding a sword and shield. However, it is a dangerous deity to cross once angered.