Category Archives: Twilight Zone Inspired

‘How NOT to install an appliance’

Once I got home last night, I had two new appliances waiting on me to be installed. The dryer was the easier of the two and so I tackled it first. Even that didn't go without a hitch (first I … Continue reading

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‘Sha1na2’

Nearing its destination, the deep space vessel 'Santini' slowed down and awakened it's hibernating crew. They had been in suspended animation for more than eleven years as they traveled far outside the solar system for the first time. The exploratory … Continue reading

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‘The weight of the words’

To describe her as a voracious reader' would be an understatement. Every waking hour of the day was spent in the pursuit of the written page. Meredith Burgess devoured books of fiction and non fiction alike. The simple matter of … Continue reading

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‘My killer is dead’

On my eave of mortality I met my true confidant.To him I bared my heart;this day he never forgot. Only he could judge me;or my soul tucked away.Down banged his gavelbut I didn't seek a stay. He drew his gun … Continue reading

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‘Hidden compartment’

His deviated septum surgery was supposed to be routine. The doctor went in through the sinus canal to repair an old injury to the dividing membrane. The full amount of time under anesthesia was less than two hours. The patient … Continue reading

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‘Her alliance with the night’

She summons darkness with just a touch. Her pale caress is ice divine. The enchanted moon becomes her lover. Evil, always upon her mind. She rises from the soil at dusk. Cursed to roam the night alone. Death speaks in … Continue reading

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‘Between the boughs’

Deep in the woods grew a grand old gnarled elm tree with countless boughs and a massive, forked trunk. It's twisted roots dug deeply into the subterranean soil. It's outstretched limbs reached all the way up to the very top … Continue reading

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