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A Problem With Ants
Average Rating:
7.96

A Problem With Ants

:: TUESDAY :: When it finds food, a single ant leaves a chemical trail which allows fellow ants to reach the same location with considerable ease. The chemical trail is strengthened with each passing ant, ...
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This Isn't A Story
Average Rating:
7.04

This Isn’t A Story

This is me. I’m here. I’m shifting the words that you’re reading, altering them from whatever this person wrote. I’ve been here for awhile. For as long as you can remember, anyway. Sometimes I say ...
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Red Dunes
Average Rating:
6.3

Red Dunes

The sun warmed my face through the car window as I drove down the isolated stretch of road. I looked back at my daughter in the back seat who giggled, waving her feet. I contentedly ...
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The Bum
Average Rating:
7.28

The Bum

It will happen when you are alone. It can happen anytime, anywhere, it does not matter. You will be walking and will be in no great hurry. That is when you will meet him: The ...
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You're Not Afraid
Average Rating:
9.01

You’re Not Afraid

Dear Reader, At the corner of Winter and Broad there is an abandoned house. Go into that house. The front door is closed but unlocked. Nobody lives inside, not even homeless people would dare stay ...
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The Tea Lady
Average Rating:
8.1

The Tea Lady

On the very first day that Sam walked home 'as a mature teenager', the sky was overcast and the air wore a chill. At fourteen years old, Sam was at the age where independence called ...
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Fear Always Finds You
Average Rating:
7.64

Fear Always Finds You

"Never go into the forests, child," my mother used to say to me when I was little. "Horrible things lie within those forests. Horrible, horrible things." "What kinds of horrible things, mother?" I'd ask in ...
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Blood of the Swine
Average Rating:
7.92

Blood of the Swine

And the pig, because it parts the hoof and is cloven-footed but does not chew the cud, is unclean to you. You shall not eat any of their flesh, and you shall not touch their ...
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Nightmare Walking
Average Rating:
8.07

Nightmare Walking

Have you ever had one of those dreams, where you dream you're doing something, only to wake up and realize you're almost acting out your dream in real time? The most common instance of this ...
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The Bicycle's Trip
Average Rating:
6.84

The Bicycle’s Trip

It was a beautiful morning when I woke up that day. The sky was clear and the weather was perfect. It had been a hot summer, much more so than usual, and I like so ...
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A Story About A Dog
Average Rating:
8.23

A Story About A Dog

I’ve heard it said before that if you believe in angels, you must believe in demons as well. I’m not sure if I truly believe that either really exist and my leanings change from mood ...
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One Apiece
Average Rating:
7.22

One Apiece

They arrived in the morning, any signs of good spirits drowned out by the roar of the boat’s engine. It was peaceful, like all graveyards. The divers dropped into the waves, taking shallow breaths in ...
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