We Are Sand

We Are Sand

by Icariaat

Woke up to a scene full of humans and dreams on the floor.

Some dead, some dying, others withering from the virus....

Dark thoughts on shining days

Dark thoughts on shining days

by paigeturner

The trials of a businessman who isnt actually who he says he is.

How life plays

How life plays
by bestdianneever

I waited for my childhood sweetheart to come back to me. I waited for her for so long because she promised me. She promised we'll be together, one day. But that day never came.
I just received the news that she has already been married a...

Another Night in Paradise

Another Night in Paradise

by jswaney

Musings of an individual on a late night walk

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dear diary

dear diary
by ela

the rantings of a very silly girl...

Emergency Room

Emergency Room
by kummy24

Midazolam! Someone refill on the goddamn Midazolam! Postgraduate Medical Intern says to the old Nurse with a drinking problem: My Rosy, be a dear and bring me a box of tramadol, will you?
‘39 year old female, came with ongoing...

junk-sick late afternoon

junk-sick late afternoon
by kummy24

My favourite scene from the movie Mask is where Jim claims to have an inner ear problem. I was waiting for that particular scene to come on, in spite of being junk-sick, then I was gonna go out and get some tramadol. After satiatingly watching...

Smokin' in da boys' room

Smokin' in da boys' room
by kummy24

I can't start to imagine the irony of my mom catching me smoking a cigarette when I was in the rehab for a junk problem. ( It was more like a 'stay-in with the family' kind of rehab with actual psychiatrists.) I was having a bad headache that...

The Junkie And The Baby

The Junkie And The Baby
by kummy24

'Shit', he said to himself at the thought of spending another hour, junk-sick, at the hospital whose environment depressed him.

He had to wait for another hour in order to get his daily allotted shot of methadone....

Surrealistic crazy shit

Surrealistic crazy shit
by kummy24

In my dreams, people use to switch faces between them. Like the face literally detaches from one’s head and flies graciously to another, with a hazy trail behind it. The one doesn’t have a choice but to accept his partner’s face. It isn’t...

a Junkie's remorse

a Junkie's remorse
by kummy24

I’ve read a story where a doctor lets his patient die by negligence (not a fan of allusions; so I’ll just leave this here). It reminded me of a friend I had (I still do). He’s a fellow intern at my college, my roommate and he has killed a...