Run – C. Anderson

A silence fell upon him like a heavy blanket in the winter. The icy solitude clutches around him with an ever growing urgency. He finds himself out of breath on all fours. Scared, lost, determined. "Run!" The voice echoes in his mind. Over and over he cannot breathe every time the resounding noise ensues. "RUN!" … Continue reading Run – C. Anderson

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Man’s Best Friend – B. Slaven

“What do you think it means Jack?” The young detective said to Miller. They were standing in middle of a crime scene in what used to be some poor bastard’s living room. Detective Miller had been working homicide for fifteen years and had seen plenty of humanity’s putrid underbelly. He was no longer surprised by … Continue reading Man’s Best Friend – B. Slaven

Dialogue Loop – B. Knutti

“That’s not even what that means!” “Says who?” “The dictionary? Merriam-Webster? I don’t know.” “There are a lot of dictionaries.” “Well pick one and look it up. That’s not what it means.” “Maybe I’ll write a dictionary.” “You’re not going to write a dictionary.” “Why not?” “Would it matter? Your dictionary would just be wrong … Continue reading Dialogue Loop – B. Knutti

The Day They Landed – JMA

They came peacefully, seeking the rarest gem in the cosmos. "Please," their spokesperson implored, "bring us the wisest of your kind." After much deliberation, humanity nominated an old, shriveled husk of a man and sent him out to the delegation. In hushed tones of reverence, they asked him one question. "Deliver unto us the learnings of … Continue reading The Day They Landed – JMA