The Fifth Horseman

It’s not an exact Science The morning ward rounds had particularly been a task that Dr Satya constantly made the attempt of avoiding, not because he didn't like doing it but rather he had done it so many times he found the dance all too prosaic, so he would usually usher his younger more junior [...]

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The Fifth Horseman

Leave me alone Jenny found herself wide awake in the early hours of the morning, heart pounding, pulse-raising, and thoughts unable to settle down, just swirling a whirlwind of flashing images. At times her chest would hurt, and at times her face will flush. No! This was not that time of the month, and at [...]

HARD

CHAPTER 15 Hidden among dense shrub, stood a looming radio tower a few meters off the fort. Waves of strong gusts challenged the hill, howling, preparing for the oncoming tornados. As the women in horses approached, the gate leading into the compound seemed to have unlocked itself. A panel automatically keyed itself and the colour [...]

HARD

CHAPTER 14 Lucas rummaged through his linen closet. He skimmed through till he saw what he wanted, an angry red leather zip-up with a breastplate; just the kinds Lucas found eccentric enough for a date with death at his door. He stormed passed the corridor, watching the long stretch of window panels vibrating, holding strong [...]

HARD

CHAPTER 13 At the crack of the cold, silent dawn, the blood-soaked the wood floors and the hay sickened the horses. Though she had dug a ditch deep enough to dump the body, the stench persistently lingered across the barn. Karin washed herself of all evidence but left her quarters the way it was. She [...]