Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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Children of the Moon

Children of the Moon

In the town of Bisden, nobody leaves their home after dark. As soon as the sun begins to set — shutters are drawn shut, candles are snuffed out, and doors are locked tight. Before the moon is fully risen, the [...]

January 25, 2016 Beings and Entities
The Oneirophage

The Oneirophage

In the late ’40s of the last century, after a decade of private research involving experiments with binaural beat brainwave frequencies, extrasensory cognition, and rare extracts of a South American vine, Dr. Tomás Roessner perfected a technique whereby one could [...]

January 21, 2016 Strange and Unexplained
Aqua Vitae

Aqua Vitae

Traveling on into that sunless region known as the Land of the Blest, the good Knight Alexander of Macedon, accompanied by 40 friends, 100 slaves, and 1,200 reliable soldiers, found a misty waste uncrossed by any path or track, and [...]

January 7, 2016 Strange and Unexplained
It Started as a Leak

It Started as a Leak

The rainy season began in early summer, and June had been no exception. It did not surprise the man when he discovered rainwater dripping from his dining room ceiling. Shrugging it off, he placed a tall pot beneath the leak [...]

November 2, 2015 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances
“In the Broad Sense”

“In the Broad Sense”

There is something wrong with me. I cannot hide it anymore. I fear my family suspects that something is not quite right with me. They reach out to me, but I pull away. If they came too close, they would [...]

October 24, 2015 Beings and Entities
Party Crashing

Party Crashing

Halloween is by far my favorite time of the year, the one wonderful day where walking around with a mask on is socially acceptable. Masks hold quite a unique place in society. A mask can transform anyone into something else, [...]

October 19, 2015 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances
Human Echolocation

Human Echolocation

I’ve been blind since birth. This in and of itself is not what this is about, but it’s a crucial part of the story. Throughout my life, I’ve used lots of different kinds of assistive technology; braille keyboards, voice command [...]

October 2, 2015 Strange and Unexplained
Neighbors

Neighbors

This week, I moved into a new house. The house itself is lovely, with two stories, three bedrooms, two baths, a fenced-in backyard, and a big kitchen. The tree in the front yard is tall and strong and does a [...]

September 29, 2015 Strange and Unexplained
Every Child’s Fear

Every Child’s Fear

You remember the feeling, don’t you? The feeling that you’re being watched, that if you make the slightest movement, you’re dead. Everybody had that fear as a child… You wake up in the night, can’t get back to sleep, shuffling [...]

September 5, 2015 Strange and Unexplained
Voices

Voices

You’ve never liked the silence. Ever. At first you thought it was just something you were scared of. For no reason. But as you grew older, you realized that there was a reason. There had always been a reason. You’ve [...]

August 18, 2015 Strange and Unexplained