Achilles stories, books, poems, and more
achilles, romance, superhero, action, adventure, andromache, battle, blood, bradbury, cat, conan, curse, dark, darth vader, death, dem, demon, dexter, fantasy, farewell, fi, future, god, gothic, greek mythology, heart, hector, hercules, hero, history, homer, hopeless, horror, illiad, immortal, killer queen, kimberly, leonidas, love, lucky, ocean, olympus, paranormal, poem, robert e howard, sci, science fiction, solomon kane, speculative, swords
This is for RAB Bradbury's August Short Story and Song Contest. My story is loosely based on Killer Queen by Queen and loosely based on elements of the parts of myth which include the goddess Thetis, of which there are few.
Sometimes, to destroy evil it takes something equally dark – a selective malevolence that will do what others will not, or cannot do. "I have had many names, from my earlier days in Mesopotamia to the present killing zones of Eastern Europe. For most of my existence I have lived…
August 03, 2011
"Nobody asks to be a hero, it just sometimes turns out that way." Kimberly never wanted to be anything special. She didn't care to be a hero. That all changed one day. It was Easter. And she never thought that would be the day her life would change.