Oddity on Brain (inspired by art from C0laj)

Unaware of irony, the oddity wakes in the Dreamlands and holds the shape of a nameless sponge diver. Why? It forgot and fell asleep like this, and now it wakes to find itself thinking of owning a personalized existence. How? The brain in the diver’s head that the oddity now holds in his hands. ThisContinue reading “Oddity on Brain (inspired by art from C0laj)”

Barry Golds and the Very Very Bad Memory

When human launches into space, they will undergo the type of violence normally reserved for death. And Commander Barry Golds thought he was going to die. So, situation normal. But he didn’t, and after a career trying to get here, he is aware the bit of engineering wrapped around himself helped, but that help wasContinue reading “Barry Golds and the Very Very Bad Memory”

Waters of Black Glass (art by C0laj)

Hungry, he pulls the oars again, and Domenicos Theotokopoulos, Dom to most, allows the little rowboat to drift to a stop. Certainly not the world’s ugliest man, though it was a close contest, he decides, here is good enough.  Dom is work-a-day ugly, the kind where his days are separated by a hangover, a bottle,Continue reading “Waters of Black Glass (art by C0laj)”

Hungry Hungry Universe (Art by C0laj)

As a force of turmoil and chaos, The Universe, the canvas for all things in existence to frolic on, is nothing and everything in between. As rumpled fabric, it does not recognize its moments as coming or going. The Universe is. And that should be enough. But as everything and nothing, The Universe decided longContinue reading “Hungry Hungry Universe (Art by C0laj)”

Nameless

A nameless boy stares into the night sky. The moon, also known to some as Pheobe, glows speculative there and waxes the small world of his tribe into a new hunting season. The last before the snows come. An important one for the small band of sapiens if they are going to survive until theContinue reading “Nameless”

An American Revolution

The sunset and the smoke from the fire mix with the already perfect September warmth, and make the boy of fourteen forget the group’s intention and finds himself having fun. The bottle of moonshine gets passed to him, and this time he takes a nip, noticing none of the men care. He coughs, and hisContinue reading “An American Revolution”

Bit O’ddity w/ art by c0laj

The NACA Bell X-7 races out of Earth’s atmosphere to the cheers of every human left behind,  “We did it, we reached space!” The pilot, war vet Bob Capier, thinks he’s died, because how else could a monster? A space squid? A nightmare come to life, be reaching for him from out of the blacknessContinue reading “Bit O’ddity w/ art by c0laj”

Spored w/ art by c0laj

The Dreamlands are indeed bleak, but it’s home, and the shroom does its best to make things nice. In this particular part, hollow blue rocks glow, and the dripdropdrip of constant moisture abounds. The little shroom loves it and is happy to call it theirs.  But both of them don’t appreciate its nuance at theContinue reading “Spored w/ art by c0laj”

Drag of Colors w/ art by: c0laj

Hey. The voice annoys.  Hey.  Darren Astonowski ignores the persistence, and a blaring apoxia alarm, because he desires nothing but to go back to sleep, and does for a single moment longer. You really should be awake for this. For what? He questions the voice from his perfect-blissful-sleep.  Seriously, take a look. You’ll never seeContinue reading “Drag of Colors w/ art by: c0laj”

An Oddity w/ art by: c0laj

He drips with yummy-juicy-soul and the thing from space, the oddity, the spot of nasty and weird- can’t control itself. It squelches into the tiniest of crevices and slurps the first tendrils of consciousness it finds. For the man, the oddity assumes, the process is complete and utter agony. So much so the poor creature’sContinue reading “An Oddity w/ art by: c0laj”