Saturday, April 21, 2018

Browsing the "Artifacts & Objects" Category

The Scalp of Rabid Wolf

The Scalp of Rabid Wolf

Reading Time: 10 minutesOf the early days of the world, after our ancestors crossed the Bering Straight and millennia before any of the tribes we know of today existed, very little is actually remembered. [...]

March 5, 2018 Artifacts & Objects
piano man

Piano Man

Reading Time: 14 minutesIt started sometime before the sun rose, during that time of the night that brings such a profound silence that you start hearing those eerie, high-pitched ringing noises that remain indiscernible [...]

February 9, 2018 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Strange & Unknown
The French Traveler

The French Traveler

Reading Time: 7 minutesThe scene was the Savant Club in the last years of the 19th century. Despite the extreme lateness of the hour, a few of the regulars were gathered there for cards [...]

February 8, 2018 Artifacts & Objects

Am I Crazy?

Reading Time: 7 minutesI do not know where to start. Usually, this would not be written for someone to read. However, I cannot trust my own judgement. What I write here is for you [...]

December 29, 2017 Artifacts & Objects, Dreams & Madness, Murders & Deaths, Rites & Rituals, Strange & Unknown


Reading Time: 10 minutesAn army of birds sat in the branches of an old oak tree. She walked quickly, carefully, quietly, cautiously, cradling the duffle bag she held in her arms like a mother [...]

December 28, 2017 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Dreams & Madness
the dark spot

The Dark Spot

Reading Time: 15 minutesThe Dark Spot By Shannon Higdon “Hello my old friend,” Griffin said aloud as he stared out the window at the dark spot.  It had been at least two decades since [...]

December 27, 2017 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Dreams & Madness, Locations & Sites, Strange & Unknown
another fairy tale

Another Fairy Tale

Reading Time: 20 minutesAnother Fairy Tale By Shannon Higdon Once upon a time in a land far, far away there was a story that became well known in all the kingdoms of men.  It [...]

December 22, 2017 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Locations & Sites, Murders & Deaths, Strange & Unknown
elf on a shelf

Elf on a Shelf (with a knife)

Reading Time: 23 minutesElf on a Shelf (with a knife) By Shannon Higdon   “It’s creepy,” Dan balked. “It’s cute,” Julia countered. “Besides, it’s fun. I mean, geez Scrooge, where’s your Christmas spirit?” Dan [...]

December 19, 2017 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Strange & Unknown
killer look

Killer Look

Reading Time: 23 minutesKiller Look By Shannon Higdon Daniella flew through the front door and threw her books on the coffee table with disdain. “I know…right? I mean, geez…what a bitch.” She was talking [...]

December 13, 2017 Artifacts & Objects, Beings & Entities, Dreams & Madness, Murders & Deaths, Strange & Unknown
the keepsake box

The Keepsake Box

Reading Time: 7 minutesThe sound of the autumn leaves crunching beneath my boots projected itself through the forest around me. Finally, I could breathe in the fresh air of the mountainside and feel alive [...]

November 24, 2017 Artifacts & Objects

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