Archive for July, 2010

Innocence

Posted: July 30, 2010 in Twitter Fiction

What are you?

A wicked girl

What else?

A filthy whore

Who loves you best?

You do

Even when you’re bad?

Yes

And what is it?

Our little secret

Insight

Posted: July 29, 2010 in Uncategorized

Clearing her parents’ house, she found a letter, dated the day of her birth. It was tender; grateful. How she wished she’d known them then.

The Last Laugh

Posted: July 28, 2010 in Uncategorized

Hungry vultures circled her, in death as in life, anticipating their share. It was fitting she’d left it all to the Birds of Prey Sanctuary.

Attachment

Posted: July 26, 2010 in Uncategorized

She sat on his bed, inhaling his scent. This girl was the sharpest yet; it would take all her love to protect him. Luckily, she knew women.

Power

Posted: July 23, 2010 in Uncategorized
You’re right, pet, he said.
She knew he let her win an argument now and then; let her feel she had a say. She smiled. It was getting easier.

Monotony

Posted: July 22, 2010 in Uncategorized

At thirty he dreamt he would die at forty two. He grew obsessed; told everyone, repeatedly. At forty his wife got sick of waiting, and left.

Chicken

Posted: July 21, 2010 in Uncategorized

I don’t get it. I’m not hideous, I’ve got a good job and nice car. Why can’t I find a woman? You’d tell me if my breath smelt, wouldn’t you?

Plan A

Posted: July 20, 2010 in Uncategorized

The boy began to avoid the bathroom at night, then wet his bed and crept in between his parents. His bid to divide and rule was a success.

Casual Sex

Posted: July 19, 2010 in Uncategorized
‘Is she your girlfriend, or not?’ his friends asked.
‘But you’ve been sleeping with her for six months,’ his sister said.
He shrugged.
‘So?’

War and Peace

Posted: July 18, 2010 in Uncategorized

As the soldier crawled out of his hole, chaos assaulted his senses. He withdrew, back to those who sacrificed themselves to keep him alive.