2 votes   19 readings 3 min
"This is nuts," Haden said, slouching onto the bed, "What exactly was the assignment again?" "Interview someone you believe has suffered an injustice." Haden snorted, "and this is who you came up [+]

2 votes   25 readings 3 min
It was the right call, he was sure of it. He had to be.
He sat in the captain's chair of the Event Horizon cruiser, much appreciating the irony of being torn apart by a black hole. As the [+]

1 vote   34 readings 3 min
It seemed endless, climbing towards the star-lit sky. Hundreds of thousands of them, crumbling, covered in moss. Erosion rounded the stone, made it softer. Rainwater pooled in the carved-out spaces [+]

0 vote   56 readings 3 min

View From a Window

Catherine Pilling, ago

It began as a whisper. Utterances here and there about something brewing but I didn't pay it much mind. Then it reached the Pacific Northwest—closer to home but still far enough away that I felt [+]

2 votes   84 readings 3 min

The New Species in the Yard - Me

Pam Mitchell, ago

Who could imagine what might happen if your larger world were taken away, and you were left in a small, everyday space for a while. Lonely? Boring? Maybe not.
Years ago, I started a nature [+]

2 votes   49 readings 3 min

COMFORT FOR THE DYING

Arden Kass, ago

Psalm 92:12 "The righteous will flourish like a palm tree, they will grow like a cedar of Lebanon"
I am here to comfort the dying.
So I tell myself while setting out my picnic
on a [+]