-1- balanced and watched its owner’s progress on BuilderZ, oblivious to what was about to happen. Mira knew she risked serious bodily harm, but she had no choice. She sat on her gaming chair cross-legged in her blue cutoff jumpsuit, and slowly reached towards the drone that perched quietly atop her short, pink hair. MovingContinue reading “Batteries Not Included”
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The Sky Is a Neighborhood
Mira knew she was in trouble the second the “New Message” icon appeared. Only official messages were sent in this manner.“Frag!” she swore.Mira’s holo-plaid nail hovered over the button. 225,000 miles away, her Remote Control Vehicle paused, cement hose in grapple, and awaiting further commands. The other RCVs blew liquid cement into forms, rebuilding theContinue reading “The Sky Is a Neighborhood”
Writer’s Digest 90th Annual Writing Competition
I’ve done it. I’ve finally done it. I submitted two short stories for competition this morning and I am so excited! As long as I can remember, I’ve always been scribbling little stories, imaginings, essays, and musings, making the world around me my playground. I definitely feel a comradery with Anne of Green Gables. IContinue reading “Writer’s Digest 90th Annual Writing Competition”
The Tale of Door
Once upon a time in Chicago, there was a very strong metal door named Door. He started out as a young punk rocker in the 70’s, opening up for some of the more famous punk venues.