"M-mom? Mom!" A child shouted; his voice joining the brewing cacophony in the background while his skinny little arms cradled the bloody corpse of his beloved mother. Her face was stuck in an expression of fear and pain and her emerald eyes had already lost the light of life within it. "Dad? Come back!" Another... Continue Reading →
They were all dead. I kept on repeating the mantra while I stared at the ceiling of my cramped room with the moonlight as the only source of illumination; a foul odor lingered in my nose as a result of poor hygiene due to the days of my confinement and withdrawal from society. Remembering the... Continue Reading →
"All right everyone," I said while I positioned myself and held the camera in front of my family. "Say cheese." "Cheese!" They exclaimed with a bright smile on my wife and daughter's faces. Snap. After the flash, the polaroid camera started to print the picture that was taken on the film which boasted a blank... Continue Reading →
I looked everywhere around me yet I failed to see anything. Was I within an abyss? Or perhaps I became a prison of darkness for eternity?