For the Boy

This is a war story. He knows because he is surrounded by people in camo and in his ears are men screaming for help in between the pop of small arms fire. Patrols are always going out and not coming back. There is little he can do. He doesn't send them out. He doesn't pick …

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Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #62 we’re back W/ Varla Ventura

Varla Ventura doesn't just have the best name in writing, she is also a scholar of the occult, paranormal, and dream theorist. Her favorite holiday is Halloween, and she has written six books with a seventh on the way, each about spooky stuff.Varla Ventura's website is: https://varlaventura.netFollower her on twitter: @VarlaVentura Her facebook:https://www.facebook.com/varla.ventura/ *** Subscribe to …

For the Road

Why do you even bother wiping shaving cream on your face? Do you think it matters? Think people will notice you've shorn off that one day's worth of scruff?  Maybe you think your face looks more innocent without hair?  But you aren't innocent, are you? Why don't you take that razor and shove it deep …