The Unknown Umbra
16 votes, average: 3.81 out of 516 votes, average: 3.81 out of 516 votes, average: 3.81 out of 516 votes, average: 3.81 out of 516 votes, average: 3.81 out of 5    3.8/5
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The tale I am about to share is of most questionable verity.  I can assure the reader that this story is true, for I have experienced it.  I am aware that my word fails to be undeniably true, it’s only …

Laying In Bed
15 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5    3.8/5
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As one of my favorite shows ended, I turned off my tv and layed in bed. The room was pretty much pitch black with the exception of my computer power button light…which lit up no more than a child’s night …

Fate and Restitution
15 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 515 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5    3.8/5
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I watched some lightning strike far off in the distance while I stood by the glass doors of my work office, reading a text and replying before setting off.  It was pouring down to where the line of sight was …

Ladies
10 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5    3.8/5
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She was up for promotion, and had just finished running the corporate gauntlet of interview-presentation-interview, and had to go to the bathroom. It never failed; any time her nerves get ramped up, her bladder revolted as soon as the situation …

The Closet of Clowns.
10 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5    3.8/5
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Often, we moved to different places. It was just my parents, my big brother, and me. For me, the hardest part about all this moving, I always had to make new friends every time. I mean, yeah, I’m fifteen and …

The Shadow Man
10 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5    3.8/5
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I never seen the man enter my house. I was cooking my usual breakfast of scrambled eggs and toast when he first appeared in my kitchen.  He was perhaps seven feet tall, and…well, I don’t even know how to give …

The Dentist
10 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 510 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5    3.8/5
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Ned Reed didn’t like the dentist, but he had to go; the pain was too much now. For almost  a week he had endured the abscess and agonising toothache that accompanied it. He had gone through sleepless nights, popping Co-codamol …