Flash Fiction: Defiant

The king fell, and in terror an army faltered before the foe that had slayed him.

Yet even as men ran, the daughter he’d died protecting took up his shield.

Warriors gasped.

Tears froze in chill night.

Alone, a child made queen stood defiant against a fallen angel.

 

 

 

Copyright © 2018 by Jason H. Abbott, All Rights Reserved.

Discover more of my Aethereal Musings.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: