Monthly Archives: February 2010

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Alone

She reached down to button buttons that were already done up, her fingers encountering the smooth plastic and communicating the instant knowledge back to her brain that there was no further refuge against the cold. The jacket had a fleece lining, and she was momentarily

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The Waiting

These artificial places are where we wait for things to happen. These corridors, waiting rooms, airports, hospitals…these places made of concrete and plastic, lit with an unnatural light that makes everything feel unreal. We sit in these places, or stand if we must, often not

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The Tarot of Corridors

There are many corridors in this life and we all must chose which we walk down. There is a corridor of knowledge and a corridor of uncertainty. One takes you from station to station from research to learning. The other is a dance; forward or

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On The Run

He could feel the sweat running down his back now, cloying at his open shirt; his hair stuck to his temples and matted at the nape of his neck; his eyes dilated from the exilharation and half-closed from the exhaustion; his chest pounding. There was

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Zeroes And Ones

I’m dying… My connections are corroding; I can feel data leaking from ports, my very life essence slowly flowing out of me. I was shiny and new once, not so long ago. “State of the art,” they called me. I glowed a neon blue and