Day of the Dead

He crept up to the window. Despite the fog clouding his vision, he could see the marsh ahead clearly. She was coming. A gush of water devoured the road that lead to town. He had no escape. Tick. Tock. His time was nearly up. Tick. Tock. He could hear her footsteps striking the cold stone … More Day of the Dead

Dunkirk

Hurry men as our enemy grows stronger. Hurry men for our enemy gets nearer, nearer, nearer. Welcome to Dunkirk. I hear the shouting from the men and the screams of those who didn’t return. Welcome to Dunkirk. I hear the death sirens blasting and the devil’s tanks approaching. He drops his bombs and fires his … More Dunkirk

The Sign

I sit here. All alone. Forever. Just around the corner, or right by your door. ‘I used to be your neighbour.’ So the sign says. The sign I hold by the floor. The checked T-shirt I wear, worn right down to the seams. ‘I used to be your neighbour.’ So the sign says. The sign … More The Sign

Injuries

Pain flooded through my body as blood swept from my stomach. Head throbbing, my sight was disoriented as I went running down the corridor: spinning, spinning, spinning and into the darker light. The once neat hair scratched my eyelids, causing them to bleed, bathing me in a scarlet light. Crying out for help, the still … More Injuries

Nowhere

I had nowhere. Nowhere to run. Nowhere to hide. Nowhere, no one, no way. I was trapped, circled by armed police, my life was over. “You’re under arrest!” I heard amongst all the ringing in my head. All I could see was a blur of blue flashing lights. “Put your hands up!” I hesitantly raised … More Nowhere