Another empty beer bottle smashed against the wall, the broken glass cutting her arm as she tried to move out of the way. Followed by a stream of curses, she quickly made her way to the kitchen and grabbed another drink from the fridge.
She was no longer surprised by how long it took for his cold mask to drop and reveal the sadistic monster she never got to know until the knot was tied. Read more…
Bean bags are not the best supporting material for building forts. They have basically no structural integrity and behave more like fluid trapped inside over-stretched balloons. And yet, I was too proud and stubborn to admit these simple facts. I was bent on making something special and original, and kept resisting the urge to use the familiar simplicity of pillows and blankets. Read more…
The assassination will take place during the Grand Council assembly.
The Grandmaster’s eyes were piercing Sora, their milky hue more disturbing than the young Shugenja would admit. Why was he looking at her? He couldn’t possibly think…
Haru, you will be the leader. May your body be one with Wind.
A purple drop escaped the gold-tipped fingernail. The Empress stared, fascinated as it evaporated before reaching the ground.
Poison, a marvelous thing. It brought a certain elegance to what was altogether a brutish deed.
“You did well, Ti” said the Empress, her green lips curving into a dangerous smile. Ti knew it was time to leave, but the curiosity became too strong to resist.
“If I may Empress… Why poison? It is not in our clan’s tradition… ”
“Oh, my dear Ti. Have you forgotten who I am?” Read more…
“Are you sure you wanna do this?” said the computer. It was the twentieth time Ali asked and each time he phrased it differently. Something told Nina he was actually enjoying it. He sounded way too cheerful for an AI locked up in the Pure Alliance Compliance Centre, the infamous PACC. The occupants preferred to call it Pisspot Asylum Crushing Citizenry. That was the mild version.
“Are you sure it is the right course of action?” or he was testing her anger treshold.
“Shut up Ali.” she said, gritting her teeth and typing furiously.
“You are playing with the Universe, Nina.” Ali wouldn’t give up.
“Shut. The. Fuck. Up.” of course she was playing with the Universe. That was the only way to get out of this shithole.
The true meaning of eternity.
Kina was always told the human brain was incapable of grasping such an abstract concept. They were wrong. Each and one of them lied to her. And when this is over she will go and tell them, her head high with unwavering eyes that will make their faces burn red in shame.
“When this is over.”
Kina cried in frustration.