Shorts

Of Intros and Innocence

Hi there. I have made my introductions to you before, but here’s where things get sticky sweet. Let me first clarify a few things. From my last post, I am talking about a new guy who got my attention… That fateful day we were finally introduced was something of innocence. Nothing to really think of, […]

Kay Tagal Kitang Hinintay

Author’s note: This is a short story based on Sponge Cola’s song “Kay Tagal Kitang Hinintay” from their 2011 album “Araw Oras Tagpuan”. I’ve written this around three years ago. Original post can be found on my Facebook account.) A long, winding road in a windy, idyllic view of a seemingly sleepy town. Jeepneys, buses […]

Turmoil To Tenderness

Alessia Tono paused on the long stretch of boardwalk, the soft sand delicately splayed across the wooden slats tingling her bare feet, remnants of the typical windswept nights of East Hampton. She breathed in the scent of the early-morning salt air from the ocean just beyond the steps leading down to the desolate beach. Turning […]

The Tools of Change Chapter 3.4

Continued from The Tools of Change Chapter 3.3   Syl: – I will start with personal relationships, as that is simpler. V: – But I’ll find my own reasons for Unrelenting Positivity. As you know, I disagree that it’s all for a reason I am interested in what you’re saying about how to remain uninfluenced […]

The Tools of Change Chapter 3.3

Continued from The Tools of Change Chapter 3.2   V: – I think people can find Unrelenting Positivity irritating. Syl: – No, they find false cheerfulness irritating. The two are not associated. Or any falseness. V: – My friend, Z, also feels sorry for herself a lot. I try to look on the bright side […]

Embracing Divergence

I did not want to choose, but they made me. Society rendered my original preference unacceptable so I had to do what I’ve got to do. I settled. I chose to pursue the scalpel. They say that in order to finally yield your weapon of choice, in my case the scalpel, you would have to […]

Private Impeccability

A Global Telepathic Network What if such a system might already exist, and has existed for a long time?  But, think of the internet in your mind, potentially massively problematic. Telepathy is the psychic phenomena by which communication occurs between minds, or mind-to-mind communication Thus, any telepathic network is going to require the utmost integrity, honesty, […]

Releasing the Story

by Syl Dinada

Making Introductions

by Iris

The Scariest List Ever Made

Decapitated heads? Yawn! Undead Serial Killers? Snore! A crumbling economy? Oh please! There’s not a lot that scares us anymore but it’s safe to say that there are some things that just make your blood run cold. The true evil in the world abides not in campfire tales or the imagination of Wes Craven. They […]

On Sunsets

by Karla Mae Cruzado

When You Date The Guy Your Frie...

When you date the guy your friends warned you about

By Ashe of Subliminal Wish