The Staircase

The Soul considers himself male. It’s an echo from the many lives he has lived. It doesn't matter. It's a small thing really. And sometimes it is not even an option. It wasn’t as a Sea urchin living blissfully under a warm sea, or a worm clinging desperately to the hull of Tenervian space vessel, …

Reddit Writing Prompt: After death, people get to spend eternity with the person who loved them most in life. You died in an accident, then woke up next to a complete stranger.

My eyes open. I lay still. Something is wrong, but nothing is wrong, all feels right and the air around me feels filled with love and understanding and I cry. For the first time in my life I know God. I know this being that was not suppose to exist. This being many people fought …