Failed Connection

Leave a message at the tone? Okay, here it goes. I don’t know if you’ll ever hear this. Maybe this isn’t even your number anymore. But if it is… Do…


Roland

Roland had been an android in the Krakow family for five generations and each generation had been its own challenge. But this one, this one with…


A Cocked and Locked Christmas, Part 2

December 12th, 8:15 PM The store officially closed at 6:00, but Harry had decided to stay open until all the customers in the store were dealt with.…


Cheat Day

I’ve been waiting for this all week. Though I’m loathe to admit it, there’s hardly been a moment when you were not on my mind. That’s silly, isn’t…


A Divine Issue

Father Duncan Mathews, the vicar of St Luke’s Anglican Church of Farnham, was concerned. He had been concerned since he joined the ministry, but…


Content Moderator

They’ve been robbing the Mexican convenience stores near my apartment. Groups of teens, described in group appearance in recent police news…


Dead Billionaires

In the mid-2020’s, there was an unusually prolific spate of bizarre deaths involving billionaires. Initially, a wildfire of tinfoil-hat conspiracy…


Gross-Breesen, Part 6

TITLE: BUCHENWALD EXT. BUCHENWALD-==NIGHT The camp is flooded with light. The truck approaches the gate, over which is written: "Recht oder Unrech…


Eggnog

The hoarfrost was falling and I was fine. It had been awhile since I could say that. Now, I could breathe for a moment and let the chill wind take…


A Cocked and Locked Christmas, Part 1

"A child is born on the killing floor." --- Anaïs Mitchell December 9th, 10:00 PM When Sophia Weston heard about the massacre, she locked herself in…