The Terrible Brief Redemption of Doctor Proboscis

The Terrible Brief Redemption of Doctor Proboscis

It had been six years since Edwin had needed to kill anyone and his research was starting to pay off. He strolled through his massive arboretum and smiled at the success. It had been impossible, out in the real world, to accomplish what he’d done here. There...
Clagmarate Fate

Clagmarate Fate

The iron was cold on Roth’s tongue and his spit tasted like rust as it trickled down his raw throat. The bit, much like a horses harness, kept him from speaking while the other iron, chains and manacles, kept him from moving. “We should kill him.” Came a deep voice,...
A Dream in BlueDrop Alley

A Dream in BlueDrop Alley

Water. Ripples in water. Aqua-blue hue. A dream dipped in color. The light shimmered and danced gently. Shapeless patterns in azure textured the brick walls in silence; slowly, lethargically. Fingers on skin. If the stones of the alley were anything other than blue it...
Santa’s Place

Santa’s Place

Fourteen fresh pairs of eyes stared up at the plump figure in red. Miss Molly gazed down at them with wild enthusiasm. She’d spent the entire week since decorating the classroom for Christmas and selecting appropriate music. None of the other teachers went to so much...
Pumpkinheart

Pumpkinheart

The smell of burning birch accompanied the colorful leaves as they scampered down the street among the excited children. The sun was set, the sky overcast, and the streetlights created streaks of light in the fall night. There was a fine mist in the cool air that kept...