BEAM

Entry 1: I met an alien last night. It was hard to tell at first till he told me. Jojo looked just like us, spoke like us too. Well, almost. The key to telling them apart was to watch their throats. There was no movement there when they spoke as the sounds were produced from vibrations in their nose bridge. If you listened carefully, they … Continue reading BEAM

SCRIPT

“Why don’t you get a job? It’s not as if you have anything better to do.” “Sheesh Mom it’s literally the first day of summer break…” “I’m just saying, make yourself useful. It’s not going to kill you.” “….Fine.” Rayne starting scanning Craigslist for any short term job listings. She figured she could find something short term near her neighbourhood just to get Mom off … Continue reading SCRIPT

GLIDE

There was a Town. In this Town, every house was alike – red brick walls, tiled roofs, a kitchen, two rooms, a bathroom, , and a basement. The basements though. They were humongous, the pride and glory of Town – stretching deep underground to beneath the middle of the road which these houses lined. Huge. They were quite simply, unlike any basement you would have … Continue reading GLIDE

CARVE

Sweat trickles down the side of Andy’s face. He has been at it for three hours without rest, food, or drink. Out in his backyard with no shade or shelter during the summer, he wonders if he might suffer a heat stroke. He reminds himself to Google the recommended time one should spend outdoors, and to set a timer next time. Andy is the kind … Continue reading CARVE