Tag Archives: Lightning

Worse Than Rain

Bernard rushed into the bus stop. The pouring rain had soaked him through. “Curse the gods!” he growled. A man with wet blue eyes who held an ornate umbrella heard this. “Excuse me,” he said. “I think it’s unwise to … Continue reading

Posted in Short Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

Guardian – Alastair’s Photo Fiction 07Jul13

Written for Alastair’s Photo Fiction. Story begins after the photo. Genre: Speculative Fiction Word Count: 150 Guardian Jumai’s eye bulged. “It’s a Protection Demon. Very powerful. It guards the bearer even into death.” Kemper cradled the figurine carefully. “Is it … Continue reading

Posted in Short Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments