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It is early November. The trees huddle in copses, their leaves ablaze in hues of copper and gold for a final fanfare. Creeping mist crawls across the moor, reaching to the heavens to meet the leaden sky in an endless sea of grey. The harsh call of a solitary crow pierces the silence but I […]
At 1:53am, the shadow of Edith Warfield woke up. It had only ever been dimly aware of the world as it brushed up against daily life, dragging along a pavement here, or bumping into a table there. Yet for the first time, the shadow could see. Dust motes danced in the weak moonbeams that sneaked […]
Aaron Thompson @wunderkind54 4dGoing out tonight, people! Anyone else about? Aaron Thompson @wunderkind54 4dClub so boring. Leaving early. Laterrrrsssss! Aaron Thompson @wunderkind54 4dMaybe I’m paranoid but sure someone’s following me. Helena Thompson @pretty_n_pink 4dGoing to St Mary’s. @wunderkind54 has been brought in. Helena Thompson @pretty_n_pink 3dCan’t believe @wunderkind54 is gone. Love you and miss you, bro. RIP. […]
It is Saturday night in the city. It is warm, and my window is open, letting in a cool breeze. This is through no kindness towards me; Mother has left the window open so that I may hear the world outside. This is to punish me for my wickedness. I am unsure as to the […]
The cabinet looked easy to assemble in the store, but Sadie stared at the instructions as though they were written in hieroglyphics. They might as well have been, for all of their nonsensical symbols and pictograms. She looked back down at the two panels she was trying to fix together and sighed. Still, the furniture […]