Minutiae

“I’m going to be slightly late because I took the wrong turn.” my mum spoke to my over the phone, I was at the MRT train station after finishing up my job of teaching. “Nevermind… I just reached.” 20 minutes before. I laughed away, and said goodbyes, shutting down my phone as it had reached three […]

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Executioner

Sporadically spread sombre clouds, darkening the vicinity of the blood bath. too many criminals, only one executioner… I thought. “NEXT!” the guards dragged a bald guy, he was not shanghaied in any way, he was wearied to the bone, not wanting to live anymore. I wonder… what was his crime… I was not disclose of any crime […]

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Revolution

Suspended, weightless, I felt as if I was nothing, only existing for the sake of existing. I floated haphazardly, without feeling anything. my field of vision was fixed at a particular frame of reference, a bunch of ones and zeros, sporadically appearing and disappearing, akin to a field of matter and anti-matter cancelling out each […]

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Bitter Coward

The midst of a catacombs, a nonentity burial site for the innocent, the warriors, the soldiers, the spies, and the people whose lives were sacrificed for the sake of the war for the better, the war to end wars. Malodorous was the vicinity, stained with blood of the deceased, wretched by the trapped souls of […]

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Gastric

Urghh… Urghhhh. URGhh breathing with the bated breath, my heart was palpitating irregularly. The searing pain piercing through my stomach, twining up my innards, leaving me a mess on the inside and the outside. I clutched my stomach as tight as possible, reckoning of other peculiars to divert my pain. Nothing pained me that much, not […]

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Two Sisters

“Hahaha! Tag! Got’ya!” Yvonne crawled over to touch Cadence. “No! Shrieekkk! You are tagged, sis!” Cadence was not satisfied at all, she tagged Yvonne once they came in contact. “NO! You are!” the immensity of a puerile fight was about to break out. “You are!” “You…” “STOP IT!” I shouted, fierce, fiery, intending to end this and […]

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Unraveled

Curling up into a ball, I fought to keep the fire alive, the igneous flame, smouldering in my hands. I kept it close to me, it was fiery, stinging my abdomen, I still clasped the fire in my embrace, my cradle, paining me beyond subcutaneous level. Reluctance, my idiotic obduracy burned as demented as the fire in […]

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