Nadec wakes up to being bound and having a concussion. Separated from Pagewyn, she's unsure what kind of creature holds her prisoner, and is shocked at seeing its companion animal.
The sounds of the fan are merciless. It drones on and on, a vibrating humming in the moon less night. The hum is accompanied by an occasional high rattle. John had been counting the seconds between the rattles. He’s on his stomach in the bed, staring wide-eyed at the window. It’s dark outside and he … Continue reading The fan
Just a quick drop in to let you know that there won't be a flash fiction story released today. I didn't want this emptiness to just go by like that because that would be disappointing, so here's some words. I have three half finished stories, keen to get finished. Just got the idea of the … Continue reading There is no story, only a bird (interludes 2.1)
It has been 4 weeks since my first interludes post, so I thought it was a good time to do one again. To be fair, I hadn't planned it, but it fit in the schedule, which meant I went with the flow. To be honest, I've had a really hard time lately to get the … Continue reading Interludes 2
The empty look on Wyny’s face only added to her fit of hysterical laughter. Whenever it eased down into giggles, she made the mistake of looking at him again and that set her off once more. After the fourth time, she managed to keep from looking in his direction. The giggles scattered into an occasional … Continue reading Nadec ch 5: Laughter and tears
Under normal circumstances he would speak his mind, but with a gun against his head, he preferred to crack a joke. ‘What are you gunna do, Jerry? You gunna fire at will? You should cut the bull-it’s not your style. Maybe try a shot instead of that beer.’ He heard Jerry groan, and Will grinned. … Continue reading Threat
It was dark and wet. Bobby lay curled up in excrement, his own and the other’s, huddled against the walls. At least this corner gave a small sense of safety. He had tried sleeping, but hadn’t managed more than a little bit of dozing off. Why was he here? It was all so confusing. When … Continue reading Darkness