The Red Pen

Another submission for Short Story Day Africa 🙂 He said it would be OK. He said we shouldn’t worry. He had done this thing before. He was a veteran. I, on the other hand, had never even conceived of the idea. I was a novice. I was going to learn but what if I didn’t...

Trying my hand at a thriller

This story was entered into a short story competition for Short Story Day Africa. Enjoy. The red blue flashes numbed my brain. I stood and saw the blood on my hands. I had been enticed by his honeycomb lips. He gave me my heart’s desire except he took my freedom. He...