Bureaucratic Hell (11-30-2017)

Summonning a supernatural entity and then running before it manifests becomes the new teenager craze. All the cool kids are ding-dong ditching demons. [Link to post.] “Boss wants to see you,” Elaine said. Her cheerful voice came through the intercom. Rudy sighed, but did not bother replying. He rolled his chair back and stood from…

Recruitment (11-29-17)

“Oh come on, how was I supposed to know that robbing one bank would lead to all this shit?!” [Link to post.] “Was that a skeleton?!” I asked my daughter. We ran through the back alley, away from *her*. “I. Think. So,” she replied between breaths, without turning around. She turned a corner, and I…

Ballisea (El Sol)

Ballisea is trying to conquer as many Earths as she can. She’s a natural born Sun(#46). Here are Ballisea’s stories in chronological order. Zero Hero Necro Romancer Flutter Bye Abort, Retry, Fail? Magitech Trash Tourism Picking Sides

Vegas (El Borracho)

Vegas’ story in chronological order. Vegas (first appearance) Vegas Joins the Resistance Party Music Recruitment Lucky Lee The Rundown Soldier of Peace Vegas Destroys a City Getting the Band Back Together

Hugoverse Guidebook

[Still working on moving this over. Links still point to the old blog.] This is where I will start storing information about my Universe to help add some context to my short stories.    Magic:   Magic is a natural force present on all Earths, though not all Earths have a population that can tap…

Pet Plants (11-24-17)

You can talk to plants. [Link to post.] “Rise and shine!” The familiar wake up call cut through my slumber and my eyes flitted open. “Morning, Glory.” I sat up and turned to the purple flowers sitting on the window sill. The potted morning glory stared out the window at the sun. “Rise and shine!”…

Picking Sides (11-22-2017)

Flash Fiction Challenge! Location: A rooftop | Object: A tin can [Link to post.] “Holy hell, I can’t believe you fixed everything,” Chuck said. He stood on the rooftop and stared out over the bustling city. The people should have been contrite, terrified to leave their homes. Instead the streets were full of people happily…

Necro Romancer (11-21-17)

You are the hero the kingdom needs, just not the one it wants. You are The Necromancer. [Link to post.] “I’ll be back, wait here,” I said to my wife. Her bottom jaw clapped against her upper jaw while she nodded. She still had not learned to talk yet, but she was getting better. I…

Kid in Danger (11-20-17)

“Sir, we’ve discovered time travel, but it seems we have to sacrifice a baby goat every time” [Link to post.] “Wait. What? How in the hell did you even figure that out? What the hell is going on down there?” Eric Leeds, the department head stood from his high back leather chair and glared at Jack….