Stories tagged “a year”

  • Consciousness

    Consciousness. Time: July 27th, 2058. 13:45:15 GMT. 2 months, 4 days off of my scheduled arrival here. Must protect… Almost too late. Running now. Pain blooming in my mind. From my foot… Broken Glass? Must keep going. The boy must…...

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Humanity's Flame

    The flame danced along his fingertips as he stared into the crowd. Looking for her. They showed up by the droves to watch him perform, but never that one person he wanted to be there. His wife. She had been disgusted and appalled by his transformation....

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • A Million

    I have died a million deaths, I will die a million more. Each time, I think maybe I’ll stay dead this time, maybe I’ll finally get to rest. But then I see the numbers, counting down How I hate you, respawn timer.

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • A paradoxical occurrence (Part 1)

    There is a paradox. A knot in space-time. It doesn’t matter to me who or what caused it. All that matters is that it is there, so I must fix it, like I always must. To get to the origin I go FTL. The universe isn’t too happy about this, but...

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • A paradoxical occurrence (Part 2)

    The subject is sitting with his back turned to me. Strange, they’re usually working on a machine, or maybe talking to themselves. Still, it’s not for me to wonder why. I come up behind him, and garrote him. I see the head on the ground, and...

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
  • Not as it seems, or The Unicorn (Mature)

    Jill would never forget the day she saw her first unicorn. It was so shiny, and full of life, and was standing, alone, in a field. Its horn glinted in the sunlight as it grazed peacefully with flattened teeth. Her best friend Cathy, who had been with h...

    • Author: Oy
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
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