Five Sentence Fiction : Conquer

An inner battle raged…it had for as long as he could remember.

The torment, suffering, despair, anger, above all grief, was at times, overwhelming.

He did not, had never felt strong enough to face his demons head on.

But as the sun broke through his bedroom window on that ordinary Autumn morning, it seemed a good a day as any to set in motion the healing process which would conquer, and ultimately overcome his fears.

Step one…..get out of bed.

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. McGuffy Ann
    Mar 26, 2013 @ 23:07:17

    I like this. It says so much, in so few words.


  2. Fangs' Mama
    Jul 22, 2013 @ 07:22:11

    Oh Lordy! Ain’t THAT the truth!!
    I can thank Fang for helping me with this. He doesn’t do ‘sleep-ins’ 🙂 We are up and facing the world from about 6am onwards.
    Thankfully, he DOES do afternoon naps. (Bigtime lushness)


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