Worked to death

The desk trembles as the hours go by, its occupier perched for hours typing with ease. Her hair was neatly tied back, and her worn eyes were crinkled with stress and lack of sleep. She looked tired. The chair groaned with annoyance at her constant weight, not even once allowing it a break. Work done,…

Please die, my dearest loving husband

“I don’t want to go” the man yelled, his tantrum bordering on insanity. “Now now, don’t be like that” his wife cooed. “It’s alright for you to say that… you’re not the one going!” Again, his shrieks sounded more animal than human. Especially when his dark blood had poured from his multiple chest wounds to…

Caught by Death

The walls watched the girl, fascinated for they too longed for it; the freedom she sought. However, the walls had no legs, no hooves or large beckoning wings. Instead, it could only stand… obediently.