Short stories, offering glimpses into different realities.

Your Best Possible Life

"When we are done here you will be killed," said Director Emmet Peterson of Best Possible Life, Inc. Hearing this, Asher leaned back in his chair, casually rested his hands in his lap and began to swivel ever so slightly from side to side, the tension in his shoulders melting with each subtle twist. Still, he made sure to knot his brows for the Director's benefit.

By |2020-07-02T11:47:14-05:00June 22nd, 2020|Fiction, Issue #8, Stories|0 Comments

How Did They Get You?

I try to turn my head -- the only part of my body that is merely restrained rather than actually strapped down tight -- to look my neighbor in the eye, but the juddering of the transporter in the outer atmosphere stops me. "How did they get you?" he repeats, shouting over the hollow thud of the craft surfing the mesosphere.

By |2019-12-29T23:22:25-05:00December 21st, 2019|Fiction, Issue #7, Stories|0 Comments