Gory story

A collection of 55-word stories

Graphite flecks

She scrambled through the exam with flecks of graphite splintering under pressure. One chunk lodged itself into the right side of her neck and tunelled its way in several centimeters like a landing Goa’uld mothership. She kept writing as the dripping liquid obscured her answers. There was no winning, so she turned in her biohazard.