Hello, another little story for reading enjoyment. 🙂 Fire The flames lick the night sky, trying to swallow the few stars that have dared to shine tonight. A part of me wishes I had stayed away, too. I have her voice in my head, the last vitriolic words that she spoke. The curse that she […]Read more "Fire #500wordFridays"
Not quite as dark this week. 🙂 Dancing I take her hand in mine. Her skin is soft, and her fingers long, rings wrapping around them, twinkling in the light of the ballroom. We are alone, twirling around this large empty space. She smiles, and laughter slips from her lips. It echoes, bouncing off the […]Read more "Dancing #500wordFriday"
As I am participating in blogging once more, I thought I’d give #blogbattle another go. I’ve missed the challenges it throws up, and as it’s changed now, I think it’s even more challenging. So here’s this week’s entry. Theme word: rebel Genre: suspense thriller Demon It could see her. It was watching. Everything. Always. There […]Read more "#Blogbattle – Demons"
Another little story. Enjoy. 🙂 Laughter Her laughter was haunting, ringing in his ears until he could hear nothing else, see nothing else but that mocking face. Her eyes were small spots of darkness in an otherwise pale face. “Oh, here comes Mr Snappy,” she had said, and laughed. “Hi,” he had said, pushing away […]Read more "Laughter #500wordFridays"
There’s a longer, and slightly different, version of this that I might post over the weekend. Until then, enjoy. 🙂 Bruises She hissed in a sharp breath and drew her fingers away. It was almost gone, almost invisible. If only she were invisible… She set the powder down on the table. It rattled against the […]Read more "Bruises #500wordFriday"
Another little story for you to enjoy. 🙂 SAND The sand trickled through my fingers. A sudden gust of wind whipped it up into a blinding dust, flapping my dress around me, cracking it against my legs. I stood, and looked to where the wind was blowing. It twisted the airborne sand into a spiral, […]Read more "Sand #500wordFridays"
Hi, I’m trying something new. And I’m going to keep the intro simple. Life is hard, and sucks sometimes. Writing has a tendency to make things better. So this is my new therapy. Enjoy. 🙂 SLEEP My eyes were heavy. I needed sleep. But the thought of closing my eyes made the heavy feeling inside […]Read more "Sleep #500wordFriday"