Category Archives: Thriller

If Only…

Photo prompt courtesy Susan Spaulding I stopped digging and took a breather. My back was really killing me, but I had to dig a little longer. The grave was not deep enough yet, not for two bodies definitely, even though … Continue reading

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One Night Stand

“Be mine,” she’d said last night. And so, we ended up together. “Call me,” I whispered as I was about to leave. “Wait,” she cried out. “I meant later,” I quipped. “There is no later,” she replied, “Not for you.” … Continue reading

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The Sword in the Wall

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent He looked around carefully to see that he was alone. Then cast a few spells to check again. In their world, walls didn’t just have ears, but eyes too. Satisfied that he was well-cloaked from … Continue reading

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Mortal Combat

Photo Credit: C.E. Ayr The dragon let out an earth-shattering roar, and tall flames of fire leapt out of his mouth. The crowd let out a collective gasp, and hands clicking pictures on their 40-50 Megapixel cameraphones froze mid-act. The … Continue reading

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Insult to Injury

I could sense its presence much before it came into view, and the shiver that ran through my body had nothing to do with the ice-cold seawater. I knew the monster was coming for me. I saw it now, piercing … Continue reading

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The Fragrance of Life

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent I could smell them from miles away, the sweet fragrance that I had been missing for I don’t know how long. Drawn towards it like a moth to fire, I walked into the garden like … Continue reading

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So Long, Farewell!

Photo Prompt © Renee Heath “When do the fireworks start?” Bob asked impatiently as he gulped down the last of his beer. Jim shook his head and said, “I have absolutely no idea, mate.” Steve got up and said, “Let … Continue reading

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