Maybe you've heard of the GW150914 event. The greatest discovery of the century, the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics, blah-blah-blah. Do you know, however, what it really was about? No? Let me tell you a story then... *** It started about 12 billion years ago: "Stop it!" She shouted. "Stop what?" He said. "You know … Continue reading One Hefty Love Affair
A gentle swell was breaking over the roof of a subway entrance. Seagulls soared on drafts between tall buildings, their reflections warped in the hole-pocked walls of grimy glass. The bird shrieks and the ocean's murmur had replaced the downtown hustle years ago, but now there were other sounds as well. Soft splashes, creaking of … Continue reading The Unfortunate Case of a Major Mood Disorder with Rather Prolonged and Truly Apocalyptic Consequences
Pick me, pick me! she screamed silently. The gorgeous lifeguard didn't. She sighed. The way he licked his lips while waiting in the line! He'd surely appreciate her curvy outlines. But no, he had to take one of those impish fork tarts with his fries. She was patient though. It was a busy day. People … Continue reading A Death Too Slow
Seagulls soared on drafts between the empty buildings. `Crap, it's low tide,' the thug in a frayed baseball cap said. `Just keep rowing, please,' the boss said. The bearded mute didn't say anything. As always. They navigated through shallows of abandoned cars. It'd only been few years since the polder dams let go in a … Continue reading Come Again?
Her name was Radhika, Radhika Jawkins. No one had ever used her first name, though. As a matter of fact, no one had ever dared to speak to her at all. If they did, they'd probably use Miss Jawkins. But there would still be the other names, compulsively popping up in the mind of anyone … Continue reading Backfire (version 0.1.0)