Author: Matthew Stitt

  • The Forest Behind the Pole Barn

    Right off the cuff… There was a forest behind a large pole barn. The barn belonged to my grandparents. Their house was a small one-story cottage across the street. The trees stood on the side of the street near the pole barn. My four sisters and me would spent hours out in those woods while […]

  • Life moves on whether at war or not

    Here is the thing. I am stuck. This story is just stuck in the mud. I wrote the crap out of it.. It so did not take the path I intended. I also publish at webook.com and I just re-wrote the beginning as several snippets of some of this crap I wrote. I am really […]

  • Gabriel

    Ken shakes dirt from his hair and squints as the small pieces irritate his eyes.  He pushes through the roots above him till he can reach through the dirt.  He feels around, finds a durable root, and pulls himself upward, thrusts up his second hand to clear some room for his broad shoulders and then […]

  • Brain fart

    Ok, brain fart.. New way forward..new thought.. I have completed the objective for the first part of my novel.  I am now stuck at the end of that.  My new plan is to start this new section from scratch.  The beginning being ‘burst from under ground into a new world’ and the end being ‘almost […]

  • Death: Chapter 3

    Death: Chapter 3:  Ken walked right into the light that was farthest from him.  The light at the end of the column got brighter as Ken walked toward it.  He squint his eyes till he could barely see.  He attempted to block the light with his hand but that was useless.  As he stepped into […]

  • Death: A world of it’s own

    Introduction: The Wedding Trees lined the small ceremony on the left and right. Guests sat on large logs placed one behind the other. Six in each row with a total of two rows split in the center by satin streamers. The ceremony itself was on a small wooden deck built over a small pond. The […]

  • Not the Death you would expect

    Ken looked up to see the battle still happening but the noise had become muted. Ken looked over at the taller man and he was reloading his pistol while hiding behind the front desk. Once the pistol was ready the tall man stepped from behind the desk and began shooting. It was a suicidal death […]

  • Overview of life after death

    After dying you appear within a hazing partial world, like a thin film between alive and whatever else is out there. Most of the time a guide is there to assist you. A relative or someone close that you lost within the years. The Avian – Human Revolutionist wars stopped that. All personnel that wanted […]

  • The Wedding

    Trees lined the small ceremony on the left and right. Guests sat on large logs placed one behind the other. Six in each row with a total of two rows split in the center by satin streamers. The ceremony itself was on a small wooden deck built over a small pond. The groom stood nervously […]

  • Zombie suicide (Jan 2013)

    Zombie suicide can be done in many ways.  Erik decided he was going to fight to the death.  At 5:00 he approached the gate of the old city.  He paid the guards outside a thousand dollars each and drove through the barricade.  Inside the walls of this old city held his last hopes of a […]