3 Works in Silverflint Summer Challenge
'He thinks of Thomas. He wants to be good to Silver, but preying at his mind is fear, cold and agitating. And grief, that silent phantom, a broken howl in the lonely night.'
In a crumbling house by the cliffside, Silver and Flint and reconcile their pain, losses, and pasts.
Written for the Silverflint Summer Challenge 2020
- Part 1 of De Profundis
Original prompt: Silver threatens to shave his head.
[Written for the Silverflint Summer Challenge]
"How big is the bed?" He asked, calculating how much space he could hope for between them. It was a dangerous thing, to conjure the mental image of them lying side by side.
She seemed amused by the question. "King size bed. I'm sure you'll find it suitably spacious."
Suitably tortuous, more like. What a simple way to ask to get hurt. There was probably a romcom somewhere out there involving such a scenario; too bad Silver's life wasn’t meant for happy endings.
(Written for the Silverflint Summer Challenge.)