Breach of innocence

            Our first time experiencing events, situations or feelings often leave us with unforgettable tales to tell. Little Johnny was travelling to a different province for the first time. It was his longest journey ever made and he was proud he had his hero by him. His dad. The man he learnt everything from. He…

When the future dies

              She sat sobbing at a corner in the poorly lit room. The room was had attached to it a kitchen from which smoke streamed in from the holes on the brick walls. All the best things in life are free. She shook her head as she made the statement mockingly, half aloud. In the…

The Big Day

…She had put in the best she could in his upbringing but what had he to show for it? a shaved head, a jail jumpsuit and a pair of tightly fitted handcuffs…

Beat the clock

          Lane four. That was his lane number. With hands on his hips he paced around the starting line on his lane like the other athletes. He did a few stretches like he always did before every race. The officials were still sorting out a few things, athletes names, lanes, lane numbers and other details.…