• the_novel_idealist

21 August 2020 - 15 Minute Fiction Friday


Dare he do it? His final message had been so frantic, manic with stories of impossibilities, but still they had no leads.


He clutched the strange symbolled ring, and stared again at the crudely drawn directions his partner had addressed to him – ‘find the answers here’, again with that strange symbol.


A nervous excitement ran through him, inexplicable. It was just a rundown bar, nothing out of the ordinary. With a sigh, he stepped inside.


A strange sensation ran through him, as though his body had been pulled into a vacuum. For a moment he could not open his eyes, could not move, until… he was looking out at the city skyline, but not as he knew it.