Nightmare NightAlthough the rain was warm and welcoming after the hot, dry summer, it poured down ceaselessly as lightning began to strike with the loud crack of thunder rolling menacingly overhead. The ground had become over-saturated half an hour ago, so now the rain collected on the side of the street in large puddles. The wind would pick up every few minutes, sweeping through the trees and snatching up whatever leaves were left, throwing them at the windshields of oncoming cars that were already having a difficult enough time trying to avoid the puddles. One particular taxi driver was having a more difficult time than most, and would have been swerving between lanes even without the force of the storm thanks to his passengers. They had been bickering since the moment they seated themselves in the back, and the boy would often shout in the driver's ear, or smack him upon the head while flailing about.Nightmare Night1 year ago in Horror More Like This
Around two in the afternoon the driver had arrived at a strange gr
ZariaZaria1 year ago in General Fiction More Like This
Many people here on Earth know that sometimes the struggle for acceptance is difficult. Sometimes you have to change yourself to be accepted. It is dependent on the person whom you want to be accepted by. For many it's their friends, attaining a status and keeping it. Sometimes it is a boss, or co-worker, just so that your life will be easier. Yet there are some who fight for acceptance where they shouldn't have to- in their family. You would think that siblings would be the only issue, but that isn't true. There are children that have to fight to catch the attention of their own parents. A young Irken was beginning to learn this.
Born on earth in a strange manner with both parents labeled as defectives, it would have been thought that these Irkens did everything they could to keep a close-knit, loving family fighting the odds. Perhaps that would have been the case if the father of this "
Happy Fun Times with the AvengersAlthough night had fallen, the agents and staff aboard the helicarrier were as busy as ever. Loki was contained, the Avengers had been collected, and Director Fury was overseeing the efforts to recover the tesseract. For the time being, he had given permission for the team to take a break and attempt to relax themselves. It was nearly impossible, with everything that had happened recently, but Tony Stark decided to take upon himself the job of loosening the team's nerves. You knew well enough by now that whenever Stark came up with an idea, it was either brilliant, or absolutely horrible. Regardless, you were as eager to finally have some fun as he was.Happy Fun Times with the Avengers1 year ago in Humor More Like This
You couldn't remember exactly how you got mixed up in it all, but becoming a part of the team had changed your life for the better in such a short amount of time. At any given time of the day, you were surrounded by at least two hot guys, and you were steadily making friends with a truly bad-ass chick. Admittedly, it wasn't difficu