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Fee

The spacious room was nearly silent, save for the cuckoo clock ticking away above the repainted fireplace. Both of them, among other little touch ups, were meant to make the once foreboding house seem a little more inviting, but all [...]

June 10, 2017 Beings and Entities, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained

Scarecrows

Sunset had fallen on the countryside, and the warmth of the day was fading with each passing moment. Vespers of an autumn breeze whispered through the fields, setting the amber stalks of corn into a somber dance… yet with each [...]

May 17, 2017 Beings and Entities, Dark Comedy, Humor, and Parodies, Halloween Stories, Rites and Rituals

The First of the Three

For William, it all started out as nothing more than a strange way of impressing a pretty girl, and he certainly wouldn’t have been the first in the long history of men who defied all semblance of logic in the [...]

May 16, 2017 Rites and Rituals

Heaven’s Herb

In the wake of the 2016 American election, several changes occurred in the country. One of the more highly publicized and celebrated of these developments was California’s legalization of marijuana for recreational use. While the objective impact has thus far [...]

April 28, 2017 Artifacts and Objects, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Dreams and Nightmares, Drugs and Addictions, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Myths and Legends, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained
The Duxbury Chronicles “The Students” Phase: 1

The Duxbury Chronicles “The Students” Phase: 1

Please visit The Duxbury Chronicles series tag to read prior installments. THE STUDENTS PHASE 1 (Contin) CHAPTER 3 “Pandemonium” September 24th, 2017, A very dark time, in a very dark place. The ceiling had been gone for days… The basement [...]

March 28, 2017 Beings and Entities, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained
Vantablack

Vantablack

I am here to discuss my experiences with a band, known as Vantablack. They are a progressive death metal band, based in my hometown of Battered Grove – a small, but lively, town in New England. The band consists of [...]

March 5, 2017 Rites and Rituals
The Mirror Game

The Mirror Game

The next time you’re alone in your house, go into your room and turn off your lights. Stand in front of your mirror and light a white candle, let the match burn until the flames are about to touch your [...]

February 12, 2017 Rites and Rituals
Admissions

Admissions

Oil portraits of dignitaries and ancient politicians had been hung in a boastful collection on the encircling walls, a burgundy dark enough to impart arrogance to the unsure and confidence to those of likened wills, the marble pillars and brass [...]

January 27, 2017 Rites and Rituals
A Question of Faith

A Question of Faith

You know what would be delightful? To maybe watch television, or just sit around the house, or take a ride in the car without my father bringing up religion. Father is a master at turning any conversation into a lecture [...]

December 11, 2016 Rites and Rituals
I Went to Vote Early, but I Stumbled into the Wrong Building

I Went to Vote Early, but I Stumbled into the Wrong Building

So, I voted today. Before I get started, I’d like to point out that I’m not politically savvy or community-oriented. That’s probably how I wound up in this mess. I’ve voted once before, but that was on election day, and [...]

December 9, 2016 Rites and Rituals