Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Browsing the "Jobs and Occupations" Category

The Canada Geese of Lake Pleasant

I’m a researcher studying Canada Geese for the last ten years. I’ve never published my research. Specifically, my small team and I study a small population of Canada Geese that migrates to Arizona during the winter months from Alaska. This [...]

March 24, 2019 Animals and Wildlife, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Investigations and Crimes, Jobs and Occupations, Nature and the Outdoors, Science and Experimentation, Strange and Unexplained

Werewolf Ears

“Did you hear about Sal?” Jimmy lifted his eyes from his work, looked at George’s reflection and replied, “Sal, no, what’s up with him?” He probably spent more time hovering over people, talking to their reflections in the large mirror [...]

March 23, 2019 Body Horror, Insects, Spiders, and Parasites, Jobs and Occupations, Locations and Sites

Don’t Ever Look Back

You know that feeling you get when you walk down a dark hallway? The feeling you get when the lights are out in the room behind you, the feeling that someone, or something is right there behind you, inching its [...]

January 24, 2019 Beings and Entities, Jobs and Occupations, Locations and Sites, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids

Normal Workplace Behavior

“You can’t say you’ve lived until you’re dead.” That’s what my father said to me. Before blowing his brains out with a shotgun. One moment his head was there, and the next it was gone. All of it. Sprayed all [...]

January 19, 2019 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Jobs and Occupations, Strange and Unexplained

The Most Terrifying 911 Call I’ve Ever Received

“911. What’s your emergency?” I said as I answered the phone. “There’s a bat in my house.” A loud scream came over the speaker. “Send someone to come and get it.” “Alright ma’am, I will send animal control over as [...]

January 3, 2019 Beings and Entities, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Ghosts and Spirits, Investigations and Crimes, Jobs and Occupations, Locations and Sites, Strange and Unexplained

Night Nurse

I just got this sweet little job over on the Northside. It’s too cool; I sit with this old lady from the evening to early morning. I don’t like to party and all that, so I don’t mind. I get [...]

December 26, 2018 Jobs and Occupations, Locations and Sites, Medical and Hospitals, Strange and Unexplained