Stories tagged “SACRIFICE”

  • She Didn't Even Know Why Anymore

    Doctor Tanner waited until the clock read 8:00 before approaching Darlene. She was munching on baby carrots while watching some kind of colorful cartoon on the wall screen.

    “It's time for bed.” Dr. Tanner said gently.

    Without looking, Darlene replied, “…

    Posted 9 months ago
  • High Priest of Inaray

    Zane Peters watched the news with growing anxiety. The Beast below was getting agitated again. That had been happening more and more.

    There was a sense of pressure like that of an oncoming headache. He could feel that thick writhing coldness pushing, alm…

    Posted 1 year ago
  • I Might Let You Read It One Day

    Thing is, this piece I'm writing, bares my entire soul. It involves you and me and all that we love and hold dear. It's told from my perspective, one that I think you need to hear.

    But if I let you read it, I am crucifying myself. The sacrifice it entai…

    Posted 1 year ago
  • Basil's First Time

    Basil finished the first circle of words.

    The chant wasn't fast. It couldn't be rushed or muttered. The pronunciations had to be precise.

    When he finished the second circle, the base of his neck seemed to grow hot,

    He stood up straighter and began the …

    Posted 2 years ago