Hot Property – Short Story

Sand blows across the wooden boards as if it were a hand gently caressing the cheek of its loved one. Tanner grimaces in pain as he places his bare feet onto the hot sand. “Do we have to do it out here?” He asks, turning and twisting his face up as he attempts to miraculously…

It Was The Best Of Intention – Short Story

He holds the small canister out towards Hamilton, and smiles. “It’s your job now. For all this to end you have to get this to Travis, he’ll know what to do with it once you let him know it came from me.” Hamilton slowly backs alway and places his hands in the air. “Ain’t no…

You Don’t Know Stupid – Short Story

“When you side straddle it, you’re asking for more trouble than it’s worth. You should grip it tightly, then lower yourself on in the cowgirl position. That way you have all the control and none of the disposition of the side-saddle,” Jessica says with a muffled giggle. “It’s not gonna happen that way. Side-saddle is…

Love Sense – Short Story

“At first I was worried it was all a joke, but as time moved on I realised you weren’t making fun of me, you actually dug what I was doing, and that’s when I knew Rodney had to die by my hands,” Charles says as he slashes wildly at the air with a large blood stained knife,…

The Road Knows – Short Story

The car comes to a grinding halt at the bottom of the small ravine, while both Mandy and Lukas lie motionless, still tightly fastened in their seats as flames slowly spark into existence from the front of the car. High above from the road Dale looks down and swallows a tight mouthful of air. “Well,…

Fantasy Or Nightmare? – Short Story

He smiles and slowly stirs the drink with the straw, before looking back up into her eyes. “I still can’t believe we’re sitting here like this, after all these years,” he says as he pulls the straw from the drink and licks along it. “Why?” He laughs nervously before sliding the straw back into the…

A Light Beckons The Darkness – Short Story

The light cracks through the darkness, immersing his withered form with its life-giving touch. Slowly he arches his back off the ground and gasps for air, reaching out desperately towards the crack in all that is. “Eons It has been since I saw the light,” a voice hisses from somewhere within the darkness. He forces…

Making Waves – Short Story

“Don’t be another statistics Jordan. Come with me, and I will give you a place you can call home.” “But at what price?” “Everything in life has a price, even living. All I ask from you is your company, nothing more, nothing less.” “And if I choose not to, what happens then?” He smiles wryly,…

Everything Costs More – Short Story

He pulls his belt free from its clasp and undoes the button to his pants. He lets out a muffled grunt as he lowers his fly and lets the jeans carelessly fall to the floor, followed moments later by his boxes. He belches as he lowers himself down and awkwardly makes himself comfortable on the…

A Watched Watch Never Ticks – Short Story

“It was just after twelve when I got back, the house was dark, but nothing out of the ordinary. I wasn’t exactly ready for bed straight away, I knew she would be asleep and in no way interested in my current state, so I went downstairs and locked myself in the guest toilet so I…