Difficult news: Curious Fictions will be closing its doors August 27. More details »
Found 5 works tagged 'hell'.
Published Aug 23, 2019 · 2,403 words (9 minutes) · 1 view
After a hard life spent suffering from other peoples' greed, Diana doesn't think an afterlife spent stuck on the banks of the River Acheron is so bad--until she realizes that even here, the greed and suffering goes on. What will Diana do, now that she has nothing left to lose?
Published May 9, 2018 · 4,101 words (15 minutes) · 743 views
Sisyphus has long since given up on the impossible task of rolling a boulder to the top of a hill in his private, personally-tailored hell, content to stay trapped there forever without giving the gods the satisfaction of seeing him struggle in futility. But one day, another woman appears in his hell who is assigned the same boulder-rolling punishment—and she claims that she’s found a way to complete the task.