Author Archives: Bo Bandy

About Bo Bandy

Just a creative soul trapped in a world of cookie-cutter pragmatism...

‘Fields of folly’

Through fields of folly we waltzed; Innocent in our tender youth. Storm clouds were so distant then, just like the unyielding truth. On this fantasy plateau we stood; in our cradle of ignorant bliss. The horrors of life were abstract, … Continue reading

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‘The dark third’

It’s not like the Hollywood motion pictures. I wasn’t bitten on the neck by a bloodsucking ghoul or a flying bat, incognito. I don’t wear a flowing cape or lurk in the dark shadows to lure victims to their deaths. … Continue reading

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‘The dead man in my bed’

Things got off to a rocky start this morning. I awoke to find a dead man lying in my bed. Even more strange, he looked moderately familiar but I couldn’t place him. The ever widening mystery of how he came … Continue reading

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‘Two times a prisoner: II unlocked’

The proceeding months after discovering Alice Davis’ unique condition and her unbelievable progress were a blur. I kept my promise to check in on her for a while, but then my caseload of investigations became ridiculously heavy. I’m not proud … Continue reading

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‘Detour’

I woke up in a strange, darkened place with no awareness of how I got there. That’s nothing new to be honest. I’m a drunk and have been for some time. ‘Blacking out’ just comes with the territory. An intense … Continue reading

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‘Like a pack of wolves II: Traveler’

From the surreal events which just occurred, I no longer trusted my eyes. I witnessed something which couldn’t possibly be real, and yet apparently it was. In this case, the neighborhood dogs cornered an invisible creature against the side of … Continue reading

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‘These shoes’

My shoes may look desirable and display the latest brand. Both stylish and fashionable; fine leather stitched by hand. They bring envy at a glance. They inspire oohs and ahhs; but all that glitters isn’t gold. Correlation is not the … Continue reading

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