Sand in barrelHot breeze sweeps dust into pair of blue eyes.Sand in barrel6 months ago in Short Stories More Like This
Brown skinned figure stands tall, constantly holding his hand on his gun, walking towards the sun a walker.
Desert can be cruel, but not so cruel as world outside it. Can a 70 centimeters of accelerated precision change the un-changeable?
Suddenly he stops, he scratches his short hair under his leather hat.
He stomps the ground few times, the thing he is searching for is nearby. Possible solution or just illusion.
The sand here is quite different than everywhere else. His hands start searching in his backpack and return with bottle of water.
It has been a long walk, and he deserves a liter or two of water. Especially in this 45°C temperature.
He crouches and dives his hand into the sand, it really is different. The smell of it, the way it goes trough his fingers.
Probably different composition of sand, when he reaches deeper he can feel the sand is more dark than the surface sand.
Which is very rare here, every few hours sand is const
Gundam Savior Mission 1 The PreventersGundam Savior Mission 1 The Preventers4 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
Mobile Suit Gundam U.C.: Savior
Mission 01: The Preventers
Date: U.C. 0217
Egypt, once home to one the most ancient civilizations on Earth. Even in the Universal Century, its many ancient architectures still amaze and strike imagination to all those who gaze a pawn them. It's modern towns and cities house people from many parts of the Earth and from the space colonies known as Sides. Among this diversity of people is a group called E.N.O.Z, the Earth Nation of Zeon.
The citizens of the E.N.O.Z. are descendants of the Zeon Remnants that survived the Zeon conflicts in first century of the U.C. calendar, such as the One Year War and the Third Neo Zeon War formed this hidden nation. The Earth Nation of Zeon spans throughout the four corners of the Earth; hiding in plain sight by working for the Earth's two main governments.
The first government is known as The Union Foundation. This small, yet growing, faction holds up the ideals and standards of the Old Earth Federation. The Un
Phonix ThinkingPhonix Thinking4 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
Of the people who hurt you;
Forgive what angers you,
Ignore what frustrates,
Breath in and out,
Let it go:
Live for your next relationship
Sexism - a story untoldI. A mother scorns her infant boy forSexism - a story untold10 months ago in Traditional Fixed Forms More Like This
wearing a dress; the fresh print of a
hand mark glows on his cheek.
Meanwhile, his sister plays in shorts
II. Lunchtime and a child, no more than
twelve, hurries home early. Tears
smudge the sleeves of his favourite
shirt as he tries to muffle his sobs.
A girl hit him in the face, but boys must
III. Accused of sexual harassment, a
young man apologizes for complimenting
a lady at the bar. Somewhere in the
crowd, a girl pinches a stranger's bum
whilst her friends screech like hyenas.
She was only mildly flirting with him,
IV. In a restaurant, a woman insists her
date pays the bill. The following day,
he's accused of earning too much and
spending too little.
V. A man is pinned against the wall and
forced into sex. Even though he turns
away, he must enjoy it because he's
just a bloke. Women can't rape men - it
doesn't work like that.
VI. Somewhere in this world, a boy
holds the door open for his crush, a