Ancient

Timed writing entry. 45 seconds. Word Prompt: Ancient. Type: Story.   The skies reached up around me as I traversed the ancient grounds. Artifacts that no one has laid eyes on in centuries lay scattered across the ground, their value forgotten. My foot stepped upon something soft. In the dust, something the Old Ones called … Continue reading Ancient

Points

Timed writing entry. 45 seconds. Word Prompt: Points. Type: Story.   Ching. Ching. The numbers increased on my HUD. "There, that is enough," I thought at last as I dropped the knife. Enough good deeds to win me enough grace points. Thoughts of pure, untainted water and streets of gold filled my head. I can … Continue reading Points

Decisions

Timed writing entry. 30 seconds. Word Prompt: Decisions. Type: Story.   At the day's end, I will swoop in and snatch you up with my talons. At that time, I'll let you decide whether I'm the courageous hero rescuing the damsel or the dashing villain dooming you to a very interesting night.   Want to … Continue reading Decisions

Eggs

There is something almost parental in the way he reaches for my hand if I walk just a little too far ahead of him. One can see it in the way he reads me his favorite books and how he tucks me into bed before saying goodbye, leaving me the perfect blanket burrito. It's there … Continue reading Eggs