Pride Collection: The Mercenary – short story

Jim looked through his coin pouch, enough for either a bed or food but definitely not both. He rubbed the back of his neck under the yellow bandana, exhaustion had hit him hard after that last job and he was too nice a person to take payment from a family living in such poverty. He … Continue reading Pride Collection: The Mercenary – short story

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Pride Collection: The Princess – short story

The hand on her shoulder jerked her from sleep, speeding her heart and making her lungs ache to quicken her breath. She slowly slid one hand further under the pillow, pretending to still be asleep even as she groped at the dagger. The hand on her shoulder shook her, as if to wake her. Movement … Continue reading Pride Collection: The Princess – short story

Congratulations, You’re Dead – Short Story

“Congratulations! Youre dead!” I looked around, trying to ensure the taxi driver was talking to me. When had I got in a taxi? “It’s the ferry.” The diver said. “What?” “You know, the ferry to the afterlife. There’s a bunch of us now – ferry drivers. Everybody gets a personalised experience.” “Oh…” “So yes, you … Continue reading Congratulations, You’re Dead – Short Story

Zombie: Police Containment Unit – Short Story

“Zombie crime at an all-time low,” the beaming news reporter said. “Proving that the greater amount of anti-zombie police teams are doing an excellent job.” Ishani snorted, flicking off the TV and shoving her cereal bowl into the sink. The train into work was busy, as always. Ishani ended up squashed into a corner, breathing … Continue reading Zombie: Police Containment Unit – Short Story