The Challenge

[2 Min Read] “I’ll race you as high as the crow flies!” Raved the beefy flame-haired man as he pounded on his girthy chest. “All in the village know that Gornk is not a man to be trifled with! My only equal in strength and bravery is my speed and cunning!” “Is that so?” A … Continue reading The Challenge

What Monster Hunters Fear Most

[3 Min Read] A group of rugged-looking men sat around the fiery hearth and clapped each other’s backs for another job well done. “Then Davet came around and stabbed the bastard between the scales!” Exclaimed one of the grizzled men. “Bastard didn’t see that one coming, did he?” The table of rowdy men entered into … Continue reading What Monster Hunters Fear Most

Portrait

[2 Min Read] “Oh my God!” Cried a posh-looking man in a distinct Eastern European accent. “Is that really the size of my nose?” He brought his face so close to the still wet canvas that his forehead nearly smooshed the replica in the painting. A youth rested his paint-stained arms on the back of … Continue reading Portrait

It’s Pronounced Hamburger

[1 Min Read] “It’s pronounced hamburger.” Enunciates a heavy set trucker with a thick New-Englander accent. “Horgdurger” Repeats a green-skinned creature with large, black, almond-shaped eyes and a bulbous green head with a Mets hat sat awkwardly on top. “HAM-BURGER” The trucker waves, a flattened sandwich limp-wristed between his hands. Heavy drips of ketchup fall from the … Continue reading It’s Pronounced Hamburger

Gregsnorp’s New Pad

[2 Min Read] “Damn, Gregsnorp, this place is killer!” A man dressed in a nightgown and slippers looked around the bachelor pad in wonder. He couldn’t resist from gravitating toward the chocolate fountain kept in the center of the studio apartment. “Thanks, Dan!” A green fur covered demon clapped the human on the back, nearly … Continue reading Gregsnorp’s New Pad

Grandpa’s House

[3 Min Read] The old man spotted the youth eyeing the crackling flames in the fireplace. The yellow and red demons danced in the reflection of her ogling eyes. “Go on, Gabriela,” the elder smiled warmly upon his charge. “Lay hands upon your new pet.” The young girl’s long black pig-tails wiped her face as … Continue reading Grandpa’s House

The Hallowed Wood

[3 Min Read] I was once a force to be reckoned with. Like a demon out of hell, I would blast through the skies above. Over the great blue sea, my power was feared by her travelers. I could grant great fortune and safe passage, or a watery nightmarish death. Though I was benevolent enough … Continue reading The Hallowed Wood

Girl in the Glass

[1 Min Read] The image in the still glass stared back at her. Framed by its snow-white hair, its brilliant yellow eyes glistened even more brightly in the bright florescent light above. Its long thin black eyebrows and smooth cheeks were gently brushed by its tightly formed braid of hair. She raised her hand to … Continue reading Girl in the Glass

Alien Cloud

[Less Than 1 Min Read] The billowing steam clouds rolled off the stout rooftops and onto the countryside below. Its haunting eerie stillness was eventually broken by the screams of a train whistle and scattered to the fore-winds by the iron horse. Dreamily, the clouds continued their pilgrimage into the sticky blackness of the night. … Continue reading Alien Cloud

Questionnaire

[2 Min Read] An old man awakened from what he thought to be his last breath to a room washed in bright light. He found himself standing, but his knees didn’t hurt. His hip didn’t scream in agonizing pain. Shocked with disbelief, he held his hands out in front of him and flexed his fingers. … Continue reading Questionnaire