Devils of Moloch

Devils of Moloch

‘Come on Grandma, tell us a tale,’ requested seven-year-old Mark.  ‘And it has to be a new story. We know all your old ones,’ whined his younger brother Josh. No fairy tale. Eew….. Martha smiled as she tucked in her grandsons. ‘A new story?’ she asked as she settled...
And, Live Goes On

And, Live Goes On

Emeralds, ambers, and sapphires sparkle in pairs. Scintillating shimmer loops around us, weaving this way and that. A purr follows a buzz. A suppressed howl echoes, competing with a low chuckle. The forest comes alive in the darkest hour of the night.  What you see...
The Feast 

The Feast 

“Come on, Anna. Let’s go! There is a party tonight and you know what that means.”  I joined my girl gang comprising Emilia, Wistina and Abigail. It was going to be one hell of a night. A banquet, a veritable feast beckoned us.  The venue was not too far away. We...
LUCIFER’S REMORSE

LUCIFER’S REMORSE

  When father created me, he cast me in goodness. Mayhap I was even his favourite because he entrusted to me the task of ministering over his flock both in heaven and on earth. But, losing belief in my father’s ideology, I rebelled. I was young and foolish. So, I...
Dance of Death

Dance of Death

My classmates were busy preparing for the upcoming term assessments, along with them I tried hard to concentrate but shuffled. Finally, I walked out of the laboratory aimlessly. My mind was confused, and my heart was ripping me apart. The two major factors in my life...
Out of Sight

Out of Sight

The sun’s rays beamed through the window pane over Kartik’s sleepy face. He blinked and rolled over as his body refused to get out of bed. He felt groggy and dizzy. Kartik held his head with both his hands. “I should get something or else this headache is going to...