Sunday, May 26, 2019

Browsing the "Tales of the City Series" Tag

Tales of the City, Part Six: Burnt Offerings

“It’s last call.” “Hey, like in that poem you know? ‘Hurry up please, it’s time!’ …sorry, I’ve had a lot to drink.” “We all have. And I, for one, don’t really feel safe going home after everything we’ve heard tonight.” [...]

April 23, 2013 Locations and Sites

Tales of the City, Part Five: God of the Fields

“I just wanted to say, none of you have any idea what you’re talking about.” “What’s that, lady?” “I couldn’t help but overhear—” “How hard did you try?” “Don’t give her a hard time. She looks like she has a [...]

April 22, 2013 Beings and Entities

Tales of the City, Part Four: The Last Stop

“That reminds me of a story.” “What does?” “What she just said about being late to catch the train.” “Me? I didn’t say anything?” “Well, I’m sure I heard someone mention it, and that reminds me of a story that [...]

April 21, 2013 Beings and Entities

Tales of the City, Part Three : Schism

“You want to hear the scariest story I know?” “Sure.” “Is it scarier than the last two? If it is then I don’t want to hear it. In fact, I think I’ll head home. I’m sure I’ve had enough to [...]

April 20, 2013 Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

Tales of the City, Part Two: Suburb of the Dead

“Do you know what the problem is when it comes to ghosts in this city?” “Chains are last season’s look?” “All the cool ghosts moved to Portland?” “I’ll think our waitress is a ghost if she doesn’t hurry with those [...]

April 19, 2013 Strange and Unexplained

Tales of the City, Part One: Neighborhood Watch

“It’s a simple question: Do you believe in ghost?” “I—” “Hold on; I’m not in the mood for ghost stories tonight.” “Me neither.” “I didn’t ask for stories, I just asked—hold on, where’s that waitress? Has anyone seen the waitress? [...]

April 18, 2013 Locations and Sites