Tags » National Service

Single Launch Party

I’m going to do a bit of shameless plugging here, but it’s my blog, so I can do whatever I want. I can’t do whatever I want in the real world, …well I could, but I would get in trouble with the police and my mum. 128 more words


Servicing Mr. Kwaku

Authors Note: My national service has started, I just might not be entering law school,  and I am fucking depressed. 

Kwaku paused in front of the doors glass pane, assessing his clothes one last time before entering. 718 more words

Short Stories

Chasing the Dandelion (Chapter 8)

A full day and night had passed since Eric and Jia Wei had eaten a proper meal. The two men kept a routine cycle where at least one man will keep guard at the post, while the other will go search for food and water. 468 more words

Leopard 2

Chasing the Dandelion (Chapter 7)

“Left, right, left, right, left, right, left!”

Four men moving through the barren wasteland. One of them was being carried on a piggyback. Two other men were carrying a field pack and rifle each. 393 more words

Leopard 2

Chasing the Dandelion (Chapter 6)

The machine gun post was a peaceful place to be in. For the past two days, it had not seen any action at all. It was as if the enemy had chosen to ignore their presence and moved on. 421 more words

Leopard 2

Chasing the Dandelion (Chapter 5)

The explosion came too quickly. One moment I was driving along the narrow dirt path, trying to keep the tank on the centreline, and the next moment there was a bright flash of light. 856 more words

Leopard 2

Chasing the Dandelion (Chapter 4)

The two men huddled together behind the sandbags, busily sucking up the contents of the dark green retort pouches they were holding. Despite their unnaturally runny texture and repulsive taste, combat rations were the only lifeline of survival for soldiers trapped in the field. 916 more words

Leopard 2