Death miniatures are fictional ultra-small stories related to death. The goal is to draw out emotions and make the reader think more about death, which is the only thing that we keep on avoiding, even though it is defining our life and behavior from the moment we are born till the day we draw our last breath…
He was waiting for the school bus with his daughter.
She laughed and played around.
Giggling and smiling.
(Oh, how much he wanted that bus to be late…)
Oh, how lovely she was.
Now how daughter was in her 50s.
And as he held her tight in his arms, he was now ready to die.
And in his last breath, he was there again.
One cold morning.
With his daughter. Laughing and smiling. Giggling and playing.
Waiting for the school bus.
(Oh, the bus was here now…)
Death stories series