Stories tagged “MURDER”

  • "Mercy"

    King Cynric looked down on the three men kneeling before him. "Arran, former head of my father's guard." Arran looked up, his expression showing open contempt for the man before him.

    "You and your co-conspirators are guilty of the murder of my father, yo…

    Posted 5 years ago
  • Just a Boy

    I took a deep breath and knocked on the door. A petite woman in her mid-30s answered. When she saw my uniform, she began to shake, and had to grip the door frame to keep from collapsing.

    "You found his body," she whispered. It was a statement, rather tha…

    Posted 5 years ago
  • Who Killed my Muse?

    Detective Hawk reached a gloved hand to the light switch. In the moment before the room was bathed in light, she braced herself for a scene of unknowable atrocity. It was not difficult to kill a muse, they are quite delicate, but at times the results can …

    Posted 7 years ago
  • Sound of Death

    The knife cut through her throat like it was butter and her blood spilled all over my hands. It had a certain beauty really. I knew I couldn't stay long though, so I let the body drop and walked away.

    I crawled back into my bed and fell asleep, knowing …

    Posted 7 years ago
  • Is Love Worth It?

    "Wait, so, she ran away from her husband into the arms of another man. That's adultery," concluded Sonia.

    "But, her husband was raping her. He only sees her as a possession he's entitled to by law," argued Monica.

    "Ew. I'd run away, too. Can't she get a s…

    Posted 7 years ago