He heard her crying…

The Daily Prompt: 20 March 2017 He could hear her crying through the bathroom door. The seething resentment burst into a full-bodied rage. The sounds of her mewling burrowed under his skin and enflamed every nerve ending. “Shut up!” he screamed through the door. He hobbled through the house searching for something, anything to make […]

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The bullet in the chamber

  You know you live in South Africa when… You call a barbecue a braai. You call a traffic light a robot. Just now means whenever I bloody feel like it. It’s also when you come home to three men armed with an axe, a knife, a hammer and a panga in your driveway and […]

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