Stories

My friend discovered something reality-defying in his house

Until a few weeks ago I've been blissfully unaware of, well, almost everything. I went to work every day, loved movies and games and hang out with people, mostly my friend Greg. Speaking of the devil, it's because of him that all this changed. It was a couple of weeks ...
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My Grandma’s Penpal

Grandma died a week ago. I was devastated. I knew about the cancer and that there wasn't any hope at her age. Still, I didn't want to believe it. She'd been the nicest person I'd ever known, and since mom had died, she'd taken care of me. It was all ...
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Something happened at the wind turbines near my village…

I'm sure you're well acquainted with wind farms. They're quite popular here in Germany, especially in the more rural areas. One of them isn't too far away from my small home village. The first of the giant wind turbines was built more than a decade ago. Throughout the last years ...
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Can Spiders Actually Lay Eggs Under Human Skin?

I'm a little lost and not sure what's going on here anymore. Things got a bit out of hand. I'm tired, anxious, but I just want to finish writing this all down. This whole mess started only a few days ago, with a damned spider, as always. You see, I ...
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She was Perfect…

The first time I saw her was two months ago, while she was grocery shopping. She was not your typical pretty girl. You couldn't really call her charming nor attractive. No, instead she was a bit mousy, a bit shaggy and scrawny. To me, that was perfect, exactly what I ...
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The Note

A few days ago I found a note on my roommate’s door. I frowned instantly when I saw it. By now I'd grown quite annoyed at Tom's antics. Ever since he started dating Jessica, he'd started doing this. She was the one who gave him the idea, saying it was ...
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Sense of Smell

People never talk about the importance of the sense of smell. They talk about touch, about hearing and seeing. People always talk about how meals taste, yet there are only five distinct flavors. With smell though, there are more than ten thousand different scents to enjoy. What would life be ...
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Dreameaters

Inspector Brandt and Officer Ziegler were out on a routine night patrol through town. Both of them knew that these patrols were a waste of time. Nothing ever happened in their small town. The worst they'd ever ran into was a few drunk teenagers making a ruckus. This night it ...
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The Room of Change

It's said that once we're adults, we don't remember much of our life before the age of ten. The scientific term for this is childhood amnesia. Some people talk about not remembering certain events in their childhood. They might look at old photo albums of their early years, and get ...
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The Morning After

Mornings after are the worst. I decided to start this one off with a cool beer from the fridge. It really helps to calm down, keep the hangover at bay and it gets me going in the morning. Take from this whatever you want. I made my way through the ...
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