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The Great War

It has been years since the Great War was ended, the bodies of the victors long since buried. And yet, it seems, the battle is still far from over.


Blind Faith

An old man walks steadily down a forest path. He comes to a clearing, where he finds the path splits into several branches, each leading off in an individual direction. Having faced many decisions in his lifetime&m…


Patterns

There are two types of patterns in life: those that are obvious from the beginning, but eventually wear on the brain’s mental model of the universe enough to become invisible, a constant, unwavering backdrop to …


Fear

Fear paralyzes the waking mind. The unknown, the known, what could be, what could never be, what will be; all their own kind of fear. Fear is what drives humankind to the brink of destruction, but what also binds u…


The Only One Who Knows

He bent, kissing her forehead to mask the motion of sliding her silver wedding band from her ring finger and sliding it onto his own pinky. A metal “clink” sounded as he braced his arms on the side of h…


Gluttony

Charles sat in front of a sea of text scrolling rapidly over a vast array of backlit screens. His hands flew across the keyboard, lifting only to activate controls on the touch screens in front of him. I need more t…