Star Burst

Tom was sitting in class when it happened. His mind was fully engaged in solving a particularly nasty bit of trigonometry when his eyes started to act up. The white on his paper started to change colour, going from white to pale red. He shook his head, trying to shake the colour distortion away but…

A Case For The Friend-Zone

The dreaded zone. A place reserved for lovelorn fools and beta males who just can’t seem to get it in. You know how they say that a project reaches 90% done rather quickly and then stays at 99% forever? That’s you in the friend zone. You’ve put in long hours of care and love but…

First Day of School (SIDOT)

Today was the day. Mama Bird landed back in her nest with a gentle step down. Her three little chicks lay asleep on the corner, high up on a dry acacia tree. Oh why did I have to nest so high up, she thought. Just inside the lip of the nest, where the leaves and…

Heart Taker

I see that look in your eyes, Screaming fire and bliss. I see you licking your lips, Baby, you want my kiss. Watch out for this girl, She’s going to bite you and hiss. I take a shot at your heart, Babe, I never miss.   Cause I’m a heart-taker, And she’s a wanton home-breaker.…

Journeyman and the Vampire Banger

I walked out of the house through the kitchen door and into the adjoining garage. My electric car was there and Journeyman was already sat in the passenger’s seat, looking comfortable. I knocked on the window once but he ignored me. I knocked again and he still didn’t respond. The asshole clearly wasn’t in a…