Blueberry Fairy

The little blueberry fairy made her way across the forest. She was gathering dew from the bluebells for her lover to drink. He was sick and dying. The withdoctor told her to gather the dew and make sure he drank it all.He had been sick ever since he fell in the...

The Rookie

The drill sergeant was shouting at the top of his voice. Lambert had just committed the ultimate error; he had smiled during the Bastard’s speech. That was what we all called him, The Bastard. His real name was Barstow, the nickname was well deserved and the man would...

The meeting

Aaron kissed Deborah goodbye. She waved at him her kimono slipping open to reveal her physique in undergarments. If pressed for an opinion, Aaron would’ve called her mature. Mostly he did not like to talk about the way he felt about his clients. He was providing...

Forming of the Sisterhood

“I call this meeting to order” Domino shouted above the din of the women exchanging how-do-you-do’s as she banged the gavel down.”Now, you may have noticed that disproportionate numbers of us ladies of the cape tend to get killed or taken out...

Frost Bite

Göran knew he shouldn’t have wondered so far from the hunting party. But the stag had been so close he could almost taste it and his horse was so much faster than the others’ he thought he would be ok. Now the sun was about to set, he had the stag flung...

Immigration calling

The stream of refugees is constant these days. Ever since President Beck was inaugurated and as his first act removed the last semblances of separation between church and state even the remaining hopefuls started leaving USA. Of course the most of the sheer numbers...

The Maid

Stevens strode down the long hallways to His Grace’s study. He barely noticed the maid who scurried to a doorway to let him pass. Of course, His Grace’s lower servants were always taught that their number one priority was not to be seen or heard. They...

The Attack of Smyrna

Ademia looked over the horizon. She knew a change was going to come, the Witch woman had told her so. Even so, she needed to ready her sisters into battle. She was, after all, a direct descendant of Hippolyte and so it was expected of her. The Athenians were almost...

Asta’s last walk

Her heart was fluttering in her chest even despite the mead as she opened the first tent flap. It wasn’t the first time for her to feel the touch of a man and it wouldn’t be the last. She giggled tipsily at the thought. Not the last by far, there were so...

On her grave

There she lies. I stand next to the coffin at the graveyard nearly ready to be lowered to its eternal resting place, with the rain pouring down my suit. It’s going to be ruined after this but that’s okay, it was a cheap suit anyway. I didn’t bring an...