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A Novel: Ostatini Las Part 19

02/15/2013 06:33
Panicked brown eyes widened as she spoke.  The light of madness shone from them, making them appear bright and glazed.  “No!” her mother cried.  “Don’t leave me… Don’t leave me…”  Leah’s mum was clearly not in her right mind, and she found herself second-guessing her trip. ...

A Novel: Ostatini Las Part 18

02/14/2013 06:38
Looking at the map, Leah saw the route from the city that Joey had highlighted.  Why had he left this?  He should have been more careful!  This was, literally, a map to the rebel camp.  In the wrong hands, it would have gotten them all killed.  However, now she had it, and...

A Novel: Ostatini Las Part 17

02/03/2013 08:08
It looked as if no one lived there.  The bed was made, perfectly as always.  The drawers were closed, only a few bits of clothing inside each.  Nothing dotted the floors, other than what she had just dropped.  No, there was nothing else she longed to take.  Walking back,...

Symbolism Challenge! Ends 2/10

02/02/2013 19:53
Prizes: A mention on this website and a free read for anyone who enters! Challenge:  Write a story under 1000 words that uses symbolism to get its point across. You can pick your own symbol. OR if you want a strech, then pick a number (1 - 15) randomly.  Find the number you picked on the...

A Novel: Ostatini Las Part 16

02/02/2013 19:51
How, though, could she deny her mother the comfort of at least trying to protect her son?  Even if it was doomed to failure – her own failure – could she condemn her mum for loving?  Leah found she couldn’t, and that scared her. Always, for as long as she could remember, she and Joey had...

Migraines :(

02/02/2013 19:51
I'm sorry that I haven't been keeping up with uploading everything.  I've had a series of migraines recently.  I really wish I could find the trigger for them, but I cannot seem to. 

A Novel: Ostatini Las Pasrt 15

01/30/2013 06:29
“No!  Jae!  Jae!  Save him!”  Suddenly, Leah wondered if her mum was speaking to her any longer.  Now, her cries came across as wild pleas to the dead.  To her father…  Yet, he could do nothing.  Neither could she. “Leah!” my mum addressed me through my...

A Novel: Ostatini Las Part 14

01/28/2013 08:04
“They – they killed him… don’t you remember…  Joey looks just like him…  He – he has his eyes…”  Leah bit her lip as her mum stared at her with mad eyes.  They were gleaming and glowing as a fire burned within…  So dark and mysterious…  So broken… So dead… Leah knew...

Pigeon's Eye View

01/27/2013 17:50
The filthy ground in front of him was nearly invisible in the lightless hole. Hell, he wouldn’t be able to tell it was ground except for the fact that it was covered in small pebbles. He glanced side to side, hoping to see something, anything.  It was dark. Reaching out, his hand grazed the...

A Novel: Ostatini Las Part 13

01/27/2013 07:59
She was greeted with an embrace. “Leah!” her mum sobbed, “I – I’m so glad you’re here!”  Leah stiffened with shock, flinching back slightly. “What do you mean?” she asked quietly.  She already knew. “Joey’s gone!” her mum wailed.  “I thought you went with him!”  Really? ...
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