Monthly Archives: October 2011

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If This Is The End…

Well, this is it, I guess. Some would say we’ve had a good ride…humanity… But, I don’t know, it all seems like such a waste to me. I thought we’d reach out to the stars, explore the galaxy. I thought we’d make the universe ours.

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Imagine

Outside our village, a little way into the woods, is the start of the road to Heaven. Don’t ask how I know. Everyone in the village knows it, always have, just as we know not to take fairy food, and not to stray off a

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Resolved

The Internet is amazing. All I had to go on was my friend’s name; just her first name. I remembered it after forty-eight years. I vaguely remembered what happened to her, but after that, not much else. Some months ago — why I don’t know,

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In the Gulch

I opened the last can of beans and hung them on a spit over the fire to heat. It wasn’t much of a fire and they were barely warm when I spoon-fed Mulvey his portion. He was in a bad way, too weak from blood

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The Shortcut

This would be the part of the horror film that makes you want to shout at the screen for the girl to turn back, or tut and roll your eyes at the stupidity of the decision and the inevitability of the terror that will follow,

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Take A Walk

Some days all you can do is take a walk. Take a long and lonely walk, and think about it. Come back to a whole new start. After all, you never know where your feet are going to take you. You can walk the same