Stories tagged “system”

  • Where Would You Like To Go Today?

    I’ve used any number of internal computer systems before, all with silly acronym names. Names like SABS, or SMS, or SAP, and so on. This system had a similar name: LCARS, although Kat says that the person who designed it had long ago left the com...

    • Author: Ben Paddon
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Breaking Out of Electric Slumberland

    initialize denied://invalid cert menu denied://invalid cert sysconfig denied://broken string list denied://unknown path rout maint confirm… loading…sys error run run RUN Violet awoke, or what passed for coming to consciousness from a powere...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Fighting For Peace is Like F-ing For Virginity (1)

    Spacious Tall and tenacious Places Crawl with anxious Audacious young faces Who’ve acquired a taste For what their superior hates They’re told their life is a waste Unless they enroll And dole death with haste Taking less than one breath per so...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Fighting For Peace is Like F-ing For Virginity (2)

    (Cont.) In cohesion With arms and lead in their guns Who murder daughters and sons— On the run Until they run red Are stunned and then dead The innocent are sentenced instead Of the person who bent Triggers with full intent To administer death wi...

  • Fighting For Peace is Like F-ing For Virginity (The End)

    (cont.) Where each fingertip prickles And pickles in bleach Quills fill their meat And they’re thrown on the molten beach of deceit Sizzling to a dashing dust of ash Brushing past Oblivion’s feet At last… (might write more… needs...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Capitali$m

    Dusk in New York hasn’t three pillars of ecstasy, nor the benign grace of white doves basking in the perfume of ponds. Dusk in New York gloams off tremendous window panes. Soft chic ends edge sharply, looming over brooding despair looking up at prosp...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5