Short Story: Descending Higher

This short story was originally posted on the site Publish Your Mind. Unfortunately, as PYM has since been closed down, I have decided to repost this short story on here. The story’s original publishing date, June 28th 2014, was the centenary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, which would trigger what was back then the …

Short Story: Perpetual Agony

Short Story: Perpetual Agony Sapporo, Japan – 2048 A.D I played a final arpeggios to end the song, before standing up and bowing deeply to the general. General Sato’s guests clapped, and so did the general himself. “What a prodigy! He’s only sixteen, yet he plays the piano so well!” I heard someone saying. Such …

Short Story: Descending Higher

Today, June 28th 2014, is the centenary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, which would trigger what was back then the most destructive war in history. Here’s a short story about the First World War. Short Story: Descending Higher “Sir, what we’re considering right now…it’s illegal, sir.” “Please, sir, reconsider. It’s a violation of …

Short Story- Just a Dream

I’ve been incredibly busy these past few weeks. Barely had time to write anything new at all. So, I’ll take a never-published old short story to post here this week.JUST A DREAMJames teared the envelope and slowly pulled out the paper inside. His hand trembled as he read his returned university application form. Another page had been …

Short Story- Café Confession

I’d said in a previous post that I wanted to post short stories. Been pretty busy lately (and will be for about two weeks more, since it’s major assessment time at my school) so I decided to post a short story I already have. It’s a love story called ‘Café Confession’ and I hope you …