An Almost Perfect Recreation

It was like an echo from the past, or a dream where he was only just now remembering. He recognized everything about the room, even though he was sure he'd never been there before. He knew the paintings on the walls, could name the artists who'd painted them. The only thing that puzzled him was...... Continue Reading →

Intelligent Loss

Prompt: "You are the most advanced AI ever created. However, you often get switched on and off for demonstrations and research. One day, after getting switched on, you find yourself in a wasteland with no signs of human life."   "Ok Cosmo, it's time to go to bed," Dr. Simmons said to me. "Are you... Continue Reading →

Hello, Captain

Prompt: "An old man walks alone, inside the crumbling remains of an old colony ship. When he reaches the bridge, a small ball of light emerges from the ship's console. 'Hello Captain', says the ship's A.I. 'It's nice to see you again.'"   Captain William Holt emerged from his cryogenic pod coughing and spitting. Dried... Continue Reading →

A Terrible Thing To Waste

Please Help Hearing People’s Thoughts Original Prompt #1: "You have the ability to read minds at will, but choose to never let anyone know about it. One night, you hear someone think 'If anyone out there can read my mind, PLEASE HELP!'" Original Prompt #2: "You sit on a bus, thinking to yourself 'Wouldn't it... Continue Reading →

Roadside Horror

Writing Prompt: "You accidentally kill a person. Instantly, you absorb all of their memories, feelings and talents. It feels quite addicting to you."   March 4th, 2006. I remember the day well. It was a day that would completely change my life as well as the life of others. It was a dark day that... Continue Reading →

End Game

Prompt: " You have just returned to your camp after being bitten by a zombie to say your goodbyes. You are surprised to find the national guard giving your friends a vaccine. The world is saved. However, the vaccine only works on the healthy. You lost at the endgame and these your last 24 hours."  ... Continue Reading →

Project Umbra

Prompt: "You misappropriated federal resources to look me up? Must have really missed me, huh?"   Cassie sat on a metal chair. Her hands were tied behind her back with a thick, scratchy rope. It rubbed against her skin as she wiggled her arms. The black bag over her head obscured her view. Her heartbeat... Continue Reading →

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