Death Head Ring

Albert’s weathered fingers brushed the raised surface of the silver ring and a tear slipped silently down his cheek. He rolled his index finger around the inside of the ring, each indentation of the inscription cutting deeper and deeper into his heart. The past seventy years had not eroded the memories attached to it andContinue reading “Death Head Ring”

Death Bed

“Tom, quick come here,” Mark shouted his colleague, “I need you quick.”             Tom ran over to the door where Mark was standing. Smears of blood, smudged on the glass in the door. A blood curdling hand print visible from the outside, with blood smearing down the glass. With shaky torch lights, the pair gingerlyContinue reading “Death Bed”

Accidental Hero

“This is pathetic, I look stupid.” Gary pulled on the red underpants and looked discouragingly in the mirror. “Apart from anything else I’m going to catch my death, and that’s not to mention the people who are going to pee themselves laughing today.” Gary surveyed his crotch area mentally putting a shield around his netherContinue reading “Accidental Hero”

Sunset before Sunrise

The light shimmered and danced on the rippling waves and the undulations in the sand likened to the desert. Katie sat and pondered the mirage before her. The breeze played upon her scorched cheeks reminding her of the previous day. It seemed so surreal that less than 12 hours ago she had been standing onContinue reading “Sunset before Sunrise”

The Interview – A Drabble

Stand up straight, your life’s in their hands, one wrong word could mess up your plans. Stand, don’t sit, until you are told, answer questions and make them bold. Truth, not lies you’re always found out, when it does you’ll be left with nowt Try not to sweat, it’s not a good look, dress toContinue reading “The Interview – A Drabble”