Tag Archives: Dark

The Pen is Mightier than the Sword

Photo by Zoë Pappas at Pexels.com Ed looked at the pen in his hand wistfully. Use it well, and he could become a billionaire. But the cost… Well, a guilty conscience never killed anyone, Ed thought to himself…unlike a pen, … Continue reading

Posted in Flash Fiction, Humour, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Gift Fit for Royalty

The raucous court of the Emperor went deathly quiet as I walked in. The Princess, sitting next to her father, squealed with delight and ran up to me. “I thought they’d gone extinct…” she cried out, looking at the cute … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Flash Fiction, Humour, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Let the Storm Come!

Photo by jplenio at Pixabay.com Dark clouds gathered ominously over the city, threatening to unleash their full fury at a moment’s notice. But this time around, there were no panicked preparations to weather the storm. There was no need. There … Continue reading

Posted in Current Affairs, fantasy, Flash Fiction, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Annihilation

Photo by WikiImages at Pixabay.com Through the helmet, I looked at the Space Station and my heart shattered. Those beasts had massacred my friends. I was the only one left now. But I refused to lose myself in despair. Revenge … Continue reading

Posted in Flash Fiction, Science Fiction, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Kids These Days!

Photo by Luis Quintero on Unsplash.com I hunted around for a coin, but nothing….I was as broke as I’d been this morning. “Wouldn’t happen to have a quarter on ya, would ya?” I asked the girl. The unreasonable brat just … Continue reading

Posted in Flash Fiction, Humour, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Part of Me

Photo by Marc Schäfer at Unsplash.com   There was a lot that I wished I could’ve said to her. But somehow, the time was never right, till I discovered that it was too late. She’s gone now, never to return. … Continue reading

Posted in Flash Fiction, Humour, Romance, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Seven

Photo prompt courtesy Susan Spaulding The handsome young man looked at the scene and tears streaked down his face. He had never wanted this to happen, but his Lust for her had been too strong. Whenever he had seen her … Continue reading

Posted in Fairy Tales, Fan Fiction, fantasy, Flash Fiction, Humour, literary fiction, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments