flash fiction, Genre - Action, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fiction, Genre - Sci Fi, Rating - PG, Teacup & 100 Words, Teacup stories, writing

Outpost-347 (A Teacup Story)

The Spring storms hammered the side of the house. Gwen could hear them repeatedly slamming into the habi-house’s side, making the whole construction shake as it did so. The newbies to Outpost-347 were cowering in their bunks. Some were crying, Gwen could hear them. A few had even clustered around the escape pods, desperate to… Continue reading Outpost-347 (A Teacup Story)

From the Archives

Bluff (From the Archives)

"Don't do it," the Captain warned.  Kenl smirked. What did the Captain know about how to use these jewels? Nothing. He thought they were just treasure to be plundered like anything else.  But Kenl knew. She knew the truth.  "Wat?" she spat back, purposefully dropping her home accent into her voice. She could see the… Continue reading Bluff (From the Archives)

From the Archives

Confrontation (From the Archives)

“FIGHT ME!” Tranegath roared at Hulun. Hulun struggled, his head still ringing from the previous blow. It would not be long before the guards came to separate them, but this was his chance to do some real damage to the bully of the prison. Hulun coughed, trying to distract Tranegath as he reached down to… Continue reading Confrontation (From the Archives)

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Idealism – (From the Archives)

It’s not what happened, or who they were, or what they did. You remember the best bits because you want to. You want to get to the good bits, you ignore the bad, you ignore the times when you felt rubbish. You almost wonder, why did I cut them out of my life? You know… Continue reading Idealism – (From the Archives)

100 Words, flash fiction, Genre - Free Writing, Genre - Introspective, Rating - PG, Teacup & 100 Words, writing

Slide (100 Words)

It’s not a breaking of a bond, but more a loosening. You see it, at first. The distance that has grown between you. Not from hatred, or any passionate emotion if you where honest. Just a quiet boredom that has gnawed away at you for years upon years. You know it will not last. You… Continue reading Slide (100 Words)

flash fiction, Genre - Action, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Genre - General, Genre - Mystery, Genre - Sci Fi, Rating - 12, Teacup & 100 Words, Teacup stories, writing

Under the Arches (Teacup Story)

“Do you have it?” Lauren nodded, hand still tucked inside her jacket. It might not seem much, this little tin box full of blue powder, but it was going to change the world. Their world. Vaskier slipped out of the shadows that spilled from under the arches. Lauren could feel her skin crawl as Vaskier… Continue reading Under the Arches (Teacup Story)

100 Words, flash fiction, Genre - Action, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Genre - General, Rating - 12, Teacup & 100 Words, writing

Exploit (100 Words)

“Now,” Ganetrak said, kneeling in front of Inael’s prone form, “you’re going to cooperate.” Inael strained against the manacles, but it was to no avail. He growled at Ganetrak, as the enemy general pulled across the helmet that would take Inael’s powers from him. Make him a puppet of the Uletenran Empire. “Fuck you,” he… Continue reading Exploit (100 Words)

flash fiction, Genre - Action, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Rating - PG, Teacup & 100 Words, Teacup stories, writing

Fortunes Path (Teacup Story)

Fayan watched the bandits fan out in front of her. The Fortunes Path was the quickest way to the Mountains, but it was pitted with many bandit camps all along it. Most did not travel this way because of them. Fayan had chosen this way for them. There were five bandits this time, against only… Continue reading Fortunes Path (Teacup Story)

100 Words, flash fiction, Genre - Action, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Genre - Sci Fi, Rating - 12, Teacup & 100 Words, writing

Defeated (100 Words)

“I can’t,” Tenae whimpered, barely able to hold the cup in his hands. The potion spilt out the sides, hissing at is hit his skin. Pena reached out with a gloved hand and holding it up to Tenae’s lips. It was the tradition, to leave only the strongest warrior standing to be taken as hostage.… Continue reading Defeated (100 Words)

flash fiction, Genre - Action, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fiction, Genre - General, Genre - Mystery, Rating - 12, Teacup & 100 Words, Teacup stories, writing

The Lost Exhibit (A Teacup Story)

“Do you have it?” a female voice said from the shadows. James shuffled on his feet, feeling the weight of the small statute in his pocket. It had taken him months to track it down, and another two to get it across the border for this particular buyer. The lost statute of Anerak, last seen… Continue reading The Lost Exhibit (A Teacup Story)