Deep down I know it’s a lie. I’m just a bit ashamed to admit it sometimes.
His life had been hard and he’d become hard as a result, and so was infinitely unprepared for Debbie.
The barmaid was a tired-looking girl, probably in her mid-20s after a shower, but in that moment she could have been anything from 19 to 47.
Content warning: Violence and themes of rape.
The window wound back up and the car pulled off slowly, careful not to spray water as it went. Looking skyward again Maalik said.
“Fine, I’ll help him, but not because you made me.”
Concert by D.I. Jolly The war started at 2:34 pm while George was at work. He wasn’t a simple man, but he enjoyed the simple life. He took pleasure in the small things, sunsets, hot coffee on a cold day, the high notes his wife Susanna could reach, when she’d had a couple of glasses…
Standing at the top of the east tower was the man the king was looking for, a short squat creature that was 4 foot high, and broad. His skin was a midnight blue and changed subtly depending on his mood and the light.
There are days when it seems like the whole world is against you, and there are days when it feels like everything you touch turns to gold.
The words scrawled across the walls read,
‘Only two ways to enter.’
A moment of fear that caused a wealth of pain.