Tag Archive: microfiction

Easy Virtues: Diligence

Easy Virtues: Diligence – Written by Alexander X. Laymen Someone important to me once gave me a piece of advice, and it was that advice that compelled me to give it my all… Continue reading

Not My Leader

Not My Leader – Written by Alexander X. Laymen I licked my lips as I jerked the curved blade of my colossal axe from the gut of my current victim, drowning out the scream… Continue reading

Easy Virtues: Charity

Easy Virtues: Charity – Written by Alexander X. Laymen It was always my pleasure when it came to treating others, sharing my food, offering to pick up the tab, and even leaving my door… Continue reading

Stumbling Up The Mountain

Stumbling Up The Mountain by Melodie Yvonne Ramey I find it amazing how some people can affect us in such fundamental ways in the blink of an eye, while others can be in… Continue reading

Hunger

Hunger – Written by Alexander X. Laymen Through the darkness they trudged, creaking joints and growling moans filled the air with fear. They continued their frightful march with one goal, staggering their way toward… Continue reading

The Dance

The Dance – Written by Alexander X. Laymen Like a majestic beast flaunting my skill I danced to the music that played in my head as I flung him to the ice. The tune… Continue reading

Easy Virtues: Humility Fades

Easy Virtues: Humility Fades – Written by Alexander X. Laymen They taught me to respect on a completely different level than I once knew lesson after lesson. I used words that made me… Continue reading

The Bite

The Bite – Written by Alexander X. Laymen The silver shackles that held me to the wall burned deep into my skin causing me to scream in agony. There was someone watching, examining my… Continue reading

Photographic Malady

Photographic Malady by Melodie Yvonne Ramey The length of three songs. It’s like a heartbeat in time, but it passes in slow motion. The band charges onto the stage, and begins to gain… Continue reading

Created in Darkness

Created in Darkness – Written by Alexander X. Laymen There once was a girl that sat in darkness, listening to the world around her form, crack and crumble. In the beginning, her eyes… Continue reading

Once Upon A Dream

Once Upon A Dream – Written by Alexander X. Laymen She told me I had to leave, that I was no longer welcome in the presence of a princess, and without another word… Continue reading

Smile for Death

Smile for Death – Written by Alexander X. Laymen Have you ever looked at death and laughed? I’m talking about a full on laugh, cock your head back, and let it all out. Those… Continue reading

Succubus

Succubus – Written by Alexander X. Laymen I started with my regular routine of flirtation followed by kisses up and down his neck. It was easy enough, getting him to stick his hands down… Continue reading

The Revenant – Extended Edition

The Revenant (extended edition) – Written by Alexander X. Laymen Deep within the far reaches of my mind played a tune that kept me happy for as long as I could remember, quite… Continue reading

The Seven Sins Personified: Wrath

The Seven Sins Personified: Wrath – Written by Alexander X. Laymen The torment came with extreme agony, and every sliver peeled from my body brought high-pitched screams to the surface. Those screams were… Continue reading

The Seven Sins Personified: Sloth

The Seven Sins Personified: Sloth – Written by Alexander X. Laymen It all started with the day I stopped going to work. Bills piled up reminding me of the debt I had accumulated.… Continue reading

The Seven Sins Personified: Envy

The Seven Sins Personified: Envy – Written by Alexander X. Laymen The dress of my dreams stood in front of me, dressing another woman, sparkling as she made the slightest movement. I could… Continue reading

The Seven Sins Personified: Pride

The Seven Sins Personified: Pride – Written by Alexander X. Laymen I was always the one to take up the challenge, defend the clan, claim the victory, and keep my pride. Nothing was… Continue reading