The Holiday (Micro Thriller)


The summer sun glistens on the water other day, but, today it’s cloudy. The MET office has predicted, according to Morning News, there’ll be a spell at late noon or early evening.

Joe look around. It’s being long he has been on a journey. He has been accompany with a trainee name Rob. Rob said something, but, he’s not in mood to hear. He sniff the air; it is moist and cold carrying promise of shower.

Rob now growl.

Joe look at him. He is sniffing the air now. Joe take a deep sniff.

Smell of rotten corpse he smell. 

The other Joe’s Stories:

i. Poor Old Joe

ii. When the Devil Sneeze

100 Word Wednesday Week #25 by Bikurgurl

PC Bikurgurl


By Sangbad

A poet, an author, a reviewer--in one word I'm a literaturist (means one who is trying almost everything that Literature is made of). My books are available at Amazon. I'm a Bengali, born and raised in Kolkata, West Bengal.


  1. Oh my! A twist in the story! I had thought that there would be a row between Joe and Rob, but the discovery of the corpse? Gruesome! Do let us know if the story continues! Thank you for joining with our writing community – I always enjoy your unique story weaving and perspectives 🙂


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