Worries

Ben wasn’t answering his phone, and while this wasn’t exactly out of the ordinary… it worried me now. He’d been out of sort for weeks and I’d tried calling him three times. Three times where the phone rang until it switched to voicemail. When Maria didn’t answer hers either, I …

Sarah & Viktor

I hadn’t expected to meet a handsome guy the moment I arrived at Alex’s—but that’s exactly what I did. Viktor was lounging on the sofa with Leo, Alex’s older brother, and he was… he was fit.  Tall, lanky, with blond dreadlocks, pierced ears, and stubble over his jaw. He wore …

Ghosted

Nik wasn’t his usual chipper self and it was… disconcerting.  ‘What’s wrong?’ I asked eventually, somewhat hesitant.  I’d never seen him like this before and I had a sudden intense worry I’d done something wrong. I couldn’t think of anything, but still.  Nik flopped back on my bed with a …