Twenty Eighty-Six

Death had always scared him. It was not that we don't know what lies beyond the grave. No, he had a worse hypothesis to rest on. It came from his earliest years- the death of a close family member had been the greatest lesson in humility. But what it brought was only more questions. If … Continue reading Twenty Eighty-Six

Amr Nasser the Explorer of Ideas (Featured Writer (12019/01/10)

My featured writers have brought us around the world, from Kenya to Japan/France, Alaska to Australia, and mostly around our back door. I ask yet again that you take in the words of someone across the globe from most of you, my readers. This week, I'd like you to look at Amr Nasser from Egypt. He … Continue reading Amr Nasser the Explorer of Ideas (Featured Writer (12019/01/10)

The Life of Paul

Paul flicked his thumb and scrolled down the page without paying much attention to its contents. Somehow his brain continued to pressure him to look at this website, even though he didn't care at all about who liked what and how wonderful everyone else's lives were. He was Paul, this was his life damnit- all of this … Continue reading The Life of Paul

Twenty Twenty- Seven

A triumph in life, he thought, is the gift we have as gods: to use our hearts and create life where there was none before. He thought about how her footsteps sounded on the grass. He thought about how the wind rustled the leaves. He looked up at the clouds; the heat of her little … Continue reading Twenty Twenty- Seven