• They have no regard for the private property of the individual. They, the thieves, see something that others have worked hard for and they just take it.

  • When you look up into the clear night sky and contemplate the billions of stars in space, it really is hard to fathom that we, as tiny as we are, are all a part of this vast universe. We are made from, and will one day return to stardust.

  • He knew the time would come, even though his son looked up to him now, that he would falter and that the boy might think much less of him.

  • The cut looked like it could use a couple of stitches, but Jack didn’t have time for that. He rummaged through an old junk drawer and found a half used tube of Super Glue. “That should take care of it,” he thought.

  • Shane Clements commented on the post, sweep 4 years, 8 months ago

    In the time it took him to go back to his room to get ready she was able to sweep and mop the kitchen floor, and they say girls take forever to get ready to go anywhere.

  • You don’t know about life. You’re not the one that has to be out in the trenches everyday, so don’t tell me how things are so unfair. When you have held the hand of a dying crack addict while her children stand by looking at you with tear filled eyes, without understanding what is happening, or why it is happening to their mother, then you might…[Read more]

  • “To Hell with them!” That was his first reaction. His environment, had played a big role in his way of thinking, and that is where his answer had been derived from. He didn’t actually care about the facts that had been presented. He had his opinions that were biased by his upbringing and he wasn’t about to change his mind.

  • For years I have heard preachers yelling about the wrath of God. It seems like they think God is sitting in Heaven on his throne with a giant club just waiting for you to mess up so He can crack you over the head with it.

  • Shane Clements commented on the post, side 6 years, 9 months ago

    This side of eternity is all we can know. We have a lot of thoughts and speculations on what it will be like, but that is all they are, thoughts and speculations.

  • Shane Clements commented on the post, half 6 years, 9 months ago

    Staring at the blinking cursor, Jim wondered if he would ever meet his deadline. He had wasted half of the time he needed to write his story by going out on the town with the guys.

  • Comfort is one of those things that seems elusive to me at times. It is a feeling that is hard to obtain because once you think you have it, usually it flees.

  • Shane Clements commented on the post, view 7 years, 5 months ago

    As she stood in awe at the breathtaking view, she really couldn’t believe all that had taken place in order for her to be standing there. It had just been a year from when this journey began.

  • The lightning sliced through the dark sky and lit the whole town up as if it were mid-day. We haven’t had a storm of this magnitude in years around here.

  • Shane Clements commented on the post, ill 7 years, 10 months ago

    She was not feeling herself today. Ill is not the best word to describe it, but it would have to do for the moment. Time was of the essence, no matter how she felt.

  • As they fumbled to get the skeleton key into the lock, their mind was filled with great wonder and expectations. After all of these years searching, they had finally found the box that could contain all of the answers.

  • As the cop handed him the ticket, he thought to himself, “Now I guess my insurance rates will go through the roof.” If he got one more ticket, he would stand the chance of losing his license.

  • Violet fished around in her purse in a tizzy. She knew it was in there yesterday, but for some reason it was nowhere in her purse. Today it turning out to be one of those days that you wished you would have just stayed in bed, she mumbled to herself.

  • The violent shall take Heaven by force, was the thought that kept running through his mind with every crushing blow that he delivered. It was as if his mind had gone numb to any morality that he had left.

  • As she began to survey the crowd, she clutched tightly to the megaphone, knowing what she was about to have to do. She couldn’t believe that it had actually come to this.

  • Trophy, the word can conjure up so many different mental images to all that hear it. An old dusty trophy stuck on a top shelf to represent the glories of a day gone by.