Out of The Darkness

We were three, summoned by the company to chart off reaches of the farthest quadrants, in search of undiscovered wealth. After signing our contract, wherein we were obliged with whom we could trade in company secrets, we were given a name. And with that name, a place where was last said to be the man….

X = 1

1 “The stars must be floating in something, don’t you think? “Questions? “Their gravity pulls hard into their center, trying to absorb everything. Other stars, in other places pull the same, they’re pulling towards each other, certainly they exists too. “And other,… Us? “Proof? “Have you ever been any place other than where you’ve ever…

Meat Puppets

On a planet of stone and water: Near the sun of energy and life: In a galaxy cold and alone: Where wanderers roam among unshifting points of light Hurling through an uncaring universe expanding into what may never be known: The meat puppets live…the meat puppet world “The gods did not reveal from the beginning,…

Spectra’s Dust

Spectra fumbled for the key to the door of the tidy little vinyl sided bungalow. She kept it neat; its yard as neatly trimmed as Spectra’s short bobbed hair. Her demure frame fought to keep the grocery bag balanced on her leg while she felt through her purse trying to find the key. At last…