#FiveSentenceFiction: Alone

 The place should be familiar, but without him, it is as strange as her solitude. She looks at the rugged landscape, the desolate ruins, and the massive tower, the alien sentinel. Alone, she would now face the Enemy, in her hands his swords, in her heart his courage, and her eternal love for him. HowContinue reading “#FiveSentenceFiction: Alone”

Ghosts in the City #WritersWednesday

 They walk, silent and invisible, through the crowd of passersby, only seeing that today the living are outnumbering the dead. She smiles at him, a smile that would have sent him to paradise, not long ago: he smiles back, they get closer, and once again they become each other, one spirit. They follow their preferredContinue reading “Ghosts in the City #WritersWednesday”

#FiveSentenceFiction: Business

 His shop is in one of the oldest streets in the city: uneven, ancient pebbles cover the ground, for him a difficult feat to negotiate every morning, as, in the small hours, he walks from his house to his work. He too is very old, almost as old as one of the stones in theContinue reading “#FiveSentenceFiction: Business”