Archia : Writing

The Alabaster Woman

The Alabaster Woman

A Story by Archia


The woman was kneeling with an alabaster jar in her hand and a twisted chin on her face. Under her left arm, the arm she was using to tie up her all..
Mocking Fear

Mocking Fear

A Story by Archia


You’re shaking, more like quaking with the force of something that could split the earth. Fear that’s shuddering inside of you, a morbid..
Racoon Time

Racoon Time

A Story by Archia


I could do a raccoon. I mean not actually do a racoon, that would be creepy and bordering on something that deserved to be on one of those addiction..
Nowhere Dreams

Nowhere Dreams

A Story by Archia


You run water into a bath and squirt the bottle of bubbles until it wheezes out an empty sigh. You feel childish, squeezing this blue liquid into wh..
The Friend with a Dragon

The Friend with a Dragon

A Story by Archia


It’s been awhile since you’ve meet your old friend again. Life has been busy; this and that after this and that with little time to meet ..
Same-sex marriage

Same-sex marriage

A Story by Archia


Why I don't agree with it
Bells 'n Whistles

Bells 'n Whistles

A Story by Archia


If life were all bells and whistles we would all go jangling along wherever we walked. Not anybody could surprise a thing, not even a deaf horse cou..
Falling From Birds

Falling From Birds

A Story by Archia


She was a fairy-tailer, a girl caught up in dreams of princes and wishes falling like leaves from the trees. Every morning she would ask the bird if..
Avarita

Avarita

A Chapter by Archia


It is a simple thing to wrap your hands around a child’s neck, to hold them as the child lacks effort to move, to watch as feeling leaves ..
Gula

Gula

A Chapter by Archia


Mind slurred in thought he sat, ticking over the numbers in his head. Numbers that meant little, just numbers. He had spoken aloud once, sharing th..