“Highwaymen and worse” — Flash Fiction Friday

“Woah,” the rider said, pulling alongside the carriage, aiming a blunderbuss. The driver took the highwayman’s meaning and slowed.  “You don’t know. You don’t know…” “What’s that?” the rider asked. More men came from behind. He peeked into the carriage.  Behind the curtain, a sultry face and long fangs stared back. If you like the […]

“A King’s Mercy” — Flash Fiction Friday

The new King Herez sat before the justicars.  “Have you no mercy?” the prisoner asked—Herez’s mortal enemy. A pitiful shadow of a man.  The King replied, “Even the gods’ mercy is finite. Only the mercy of fools is limitless. I strive for divinity. The penalty is death!” If you like the vibe of these stories, […]