Stories tagged “Elizabeth”

  • Ten Doors Down

    She walked down the hall, looking for her friend. “Three halls forward and to the right.” A voice came over her headset. She walked forward, dread filled her gut. This had been far too easy so far and now that she was in the belly of the beast she ...

    • Author: Mars
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
  • Death of a Queen

    She lay in the middle of the grand bedroom, drowned in blankets. The doctor held her head in his hands in despair. Her face was paler than a full moon and her thin lips were quivering as her body made its last attempts to prolong the fragile life it so...

  • Of Umbrellas, Spiders, and Dark Times

    “I’m going to catch the Spider, James.” Elizabeth called from our bedroom. She was referring to the city’s most used means of transportation, one that the public was assured was as safe as the zepplins that dotted the sky. I had...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Anne Boleyn

    Her heart beat faster in her chest, as if it knew it only had minutes to live and was trying to fulfill a lifetime worth of beats. The dark haired woman took a couple of breaths to calm her mind. Anne Boleyn looked out of the window at the wooden scaff...

  • Colour Amidst the Grey

    Two girls watched the rain come down in torrents. Their house was big and a creeping chill seemed to permeate every nook and cranny. Far off in the distance thunder boomed but neither of them had seen any lightning yet. Grey shadows covered everything ...