And God Created Woman

"And God created woman, the corruptor of man." Antoine gestures to the poster that adorns the classic feature window of the Orion Theatre. "You believe this nonsense?"Michel stares with the dreamy eyes of youth."Well, when you think of Eden and Eve, corruptor of man makes sense, I guess." He shrugs. "Honestly, it could say 'the … Continue reading And God Created Woman

Nursery Rhyme Homicide

It was the tattoo that first caught my eye. Perched high on an exposed bicep, was an egg with a human face, a raised eyebrow over a piercing stare. Below, the text, 'Humpty Dumpty was pushed!'Conspiracy nuts in Fairytale Land were a dime a baker's man's dozen.Sure, some of the King's men had their theories, … Continue reading Nursery Rhyme Homicide

A Dark Matter

Darkness weighs down upon me. There are three hours left until sunrise, but I'll be dead long before the sun blesses this land. The intermittent flickering of my flashlight confirms my fear, they are already here. Our intentions were honourable; reanimate dark matter in the hopes of better understanding the origins of the universe. Except, … Continue reading A Dark Matter