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Hell is Heaven to the Demons

Justice isn't blind. If she cannot see, then it's simply because she doesn't care enough to look. She turned away that dark night my sister was attacked, where even the moon and stars must have hidden their faces in shame. From all accounts it was an anonymous act of...

Dogs can recognize Skinwalkers

It's hard to imagine what it's like to lose someone you love before it happens. Of course I've seen it a hundred times in the movies: dramatic affairs for the most part, with lots of screaming and crying and carrying on. The shock, the disbelief, the unconstrained...

For Sale: Human Head. Condition: Used.

For sale: Human Head. Condition: Used. Best ad I'd seen on craigslist all day. I'd spent the last hour surfing the site for a passive-aggressive gift for my ex-girlfriend's wedding. Was this a possible candidate for gag gift of the year? Well I certainly thought so. I...

From Rags to Stitches

For those who feel they are not good enough... Growing up without a dad, it was so easy to blame him for everything that went wrong. Mom wouldn't have to be gone all the time if he was here. She wouldn't be so stressed and angry. I would have done better in school if...

Two Dead Playing the Elevator Game

The fatal repercussions to playing the Elevator Game I just wanted to get home that night. An impromptu board meeting ran late, and I had to stay until almost 9 PM just to take notes. When I finally did get out of there, waiting for the elevator was absolute torture....

When the Music Dies

The haunting music plays me to sleep... “Dad, what happened to mom?” Lying to a five year old is easy. My dad would take me onto the roof at night and point up at the endless vaulting sky. “See up there?” he’d say. “That’s where your mom lives. Way up in the stars....

Call of the Void

The Mponeng Mine   My feet rest on solid ground, but my mind is far from easy. On the pathway to the edge of sanity I approach the abyss, until standing on the brink I am as vacuous as the unfathomable beyond. The savage wound gouged into the earth is terrible to...