Tuesday, October 23, 2018
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Return Carts Here

Return Carts Here

As the operations manager for a large discount store, it is my job to ensure that the various electrical and mechanical systems, such as cash registers, pricing guns, and even the toilets in the rest rooms are working as they [...]

October 23, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities
I Found a Laptop Connected to the Deep Web

I Found a Laptop Connected to the Deep Web

    My local internet cafe is not much of a sight to behold. I think that’s what may have contributed to it shutting down for a couple months back in June. The exterior was reminiscent of an abandoned shack [...]

September 30, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Murders & Deaths, Strange & Unknown
In-cide

In-cide

“Holy shit…Gary?  Is that you, Gary?” Gary quickly spun around to face the voice he’d immediately recognized, although he was far from convinced that it was actually coming from the form of his brother and best friend: Mikey.  It seemed [...]

September 28, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Dreams & Madness, Locations & Sites, Murders & Deaths, Strange & Unknown
A Peculiar Kind of Madness

A Peculiar Kind of Madness

I’d always known that my great-grandma was an orphan, but in late October of last year, she decided to tell me the truth about what happened to her family. We were visiting her for her birthday. It was a tradition [...]

September 24, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Strange & Unknown
The Grovewood Company

The Grovewood Company

There was once a small business in New England by the name of “Grovewood & Co.”. It existed for roughly seven months; from April 27th to November 22nd, in the year 1913. At least, that’s true for one timeline. I’ll [...]

September 7, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Locations & Sites
Projection

Projection

Too many sages and soothsayers to reference, those thoughtful idiots,  have lambasted the youth with the wizardry of profundity. They had answers to the esoteric. Of Life. Of Death. Of the end. Who are they? What do they really know [...]

August 19, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Dreams & Madness, Strange & Unknown
The Unopenable Wooden Box

The Unopenable Wooden Box

It seemed like just an ordinary box. The wood was old and weathered, the fastenings were heavy brass, and the lid was inlaid with an ornate silver symbol. My father willed it to me after the state executed him for [...]

July 25, 2018 Artifacts & Objects
The Book of the Ravenous

The Book of the Ravenous

I think calling it an obsession would have been an exaggeration. I’d have preferred the more acceptable term “hobby” to describe my collecting of old cookbooks. Yes, it was a hobby. We all need hobbies, you know. Something to pass [...]

July 24, 2018 Artifacts & Objects

The Contract

  UNFRIENDED COMPETITION FINALIST The Contract by Shannon Higdon Teddy Wilson rapped one knuckle against the smoked-stained glass door adorned with the worn, white letters that announced, “Martin Croker: Editor” before popping his head into the room. “You wanted to [...]

July 20, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Strange & Unknown
Never Use Cheat Codes on a Ouija Board

Never Use Cheat Codes on a Ouija Board

In my hometown, there is a unique shop of oddities called “HexWorks” that I frequent. It’s an old-world boutique that specializes in niche products that I’d describe as being vintage-style with a modern spin. Their items include cloaks, pocket watches, [...]

July 6, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Rites & Rituals, Strange & Unknown