3-Sentence Stories: #30 Part 5

Carrying me from a world of blood, torture and torment, of cracking bones and tearing flesh, wakefulness came like sweet redemption.

It wasn’t like a dream at all, but more like a memory transplanted from the mind of another, displacing their suffering and inflicting it instead on a more deserving recipient.

As I leant over to check on Sarah, I saw that the cross she wore, nestling snugly in a bed of blonde ringlets, no longer rose and fell with her chest.

By Alex Voskou

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Emily created Dystopic in July 2012 after requiring an outlet for her love of dystopian and apocalyptic fiction. Her debut novel 'These Unnatural Men' was published in 2018.


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