Betrayal

She looked at the face she’d seen every day for six years staring down at her. She felt his warm breath against her cheek quicken as he leant closer. Her body stiffened, as his hand reached under her pyjamas. She closed her eyes, holding on […]

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Late

Sam looked at the clock in the car. 8:39. She was going to be late. Again. Although this time, it wasn’t her fault. She tapped her fingers on the steering wheel, urging the traffic to move. It had been ten minutes and the cars hadn’t […]

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Cheater

There was lipstick on his collar. Fiery Red, she noted. Not one of her favourites. She was more a Wine Red lipstick kind of girl. She sniffed his shirt and took in the scent of his musky cologne. Mixed within, her sharp sense of smell […]

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55 Fiction: Blind Faith

  ‘Don’t worry,’ they’d said. ‘What you don’t know won’t hurt you.’ She’d trusted them and allowed them to pack her bags. She sits now in the Bali airport cell, flanked by two guards and bags of methamphetamine worth over a million dollars. ‘I’m seventeen,’ she […]

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