Short stories

Code Red

We approach the checkpoint. The rain hasn't let up all day and the road is more akin to a river. Muddy brown water flows over the tops of our shoes as it gurgles down hill. We're trying hard to hold our hoods in place, but the icy wind snaps at our fingers, freezing them down… Continue reading Code Red

Short stories

A continuation of the start, middle or end of something…

This is, as the title suggests, a continuation of the start, middle or end of something that I posted in November, imaginatively titled: "The start, middle or end of something" If you haven't yet read it, or have read it but need to refresh your memory, I suggest you do so before reading this continuation.… Continue reading A continuation of the start, middle or end of something…

Short stories

The start, middle or end of something…

It's NaNoWriMo! Hurray! The month of the year where aspiring writers attempt to write a 50,00 word novel in 30 days! Huzzah! And most of us fail! Wahey! Oh, wait no, that's not something to cheer. Anyway, knowing that if I were to try I would fail, I decided to not even try. That is,… Continue reading The start, middle or end of something…