Fateless One

Bartholomew was always the cast out.Not in an aggressive way.He was never bullied.He was never mocked, made fun of, or anything of sorts.He was simply…ignored, forgotten.Even by the teachers, even by his parents, siblings…If he wasn’t in sight, he was out of mind.Obviously, he often tried to see the extent of this ignorance.When he simplyContinue reading “Fateless One”

Arrogant humanity

Due to the greed of certain individuals, the path towards Hell was opened, and the devil entered Earth.The angels reacted, and so did those in of humanity in charge of the occult, but the Devil was lost, free to walk on Earth, amongst us.The search was blazing, even the common folk heard and had theirContinue reading “Arrogant humanity”

Fear shouldn’t lead to ignorance

I was watching the TV, when my show was halted for some breaking news.A superhero (of course it has to be them), just destroyed seven malevolent artifacts used in rituals by wizards, witches and the like.Slowly, the fight with some hooded figures, and the destruction of the artifacts was broadcasted by the goddamn superhero, whoContinue reading “Fear shouldn’t lead to ignorance”

A day per week in Hell, gives immortality to Dale

Hmmm, this morning is so…dark.Looking outside, seeing the clouds, the trees moving erratically, it was quite a grim weather.“Hmm, this day is as good as any else.To Hell with me!”I murmured, as I got up, brushed my teeth, had some breakfast, and then, opened the portal I could only open once a week, and enteredContinue reading “A day per week in Hell, gives immortality to Dale”

I am just being nice

As I was going home, it started to rain.It was hellish, with strong wind blowing, thunder and lighting, and raindrops the size of half-a-fist.As I drove slowly, I saw a man standing in the rain, at a bus stop.Sure, it was more or less protected, but because the wind blew as it did, the poorContinue reading “I am just being nice”

Most wanted man on Earth

I don’t know if I am lucky or not, but I live in a world of superpowers, without having superpowers.I am just a regular guy, working 9 to 5, keeping the tabs on transactions, cleaning the data bases, basic stuff.But today, everything went to Hell.Heroes started appearing, grabbing me, and without a word flying away.“Hey!Continue reading “Most wanted man on Earth”

Birds of a feather

My partner and I met in a small bookshop, coincidentally reaching for the same book: a book on the occult.We laughed, and I gave up upon the book, just to have my sleeve grabbed by her.She told me that after she reads it, she will give the book to me.I accepted, with the condition thatContinue reading “Birds of a feather”

The toymaker’s children go home

The world was developing peacefully, robotics, science in general being the most focused field of investment for humanity.Androids were quickly replacing the heavy labor workers, and even some of the low difficulty jobs.This did not mean there weren’t jobs, as the demand was continuously increasing, thus workforce was always needed, especially in arts, entertainment, researches,Continue reading “The toymaker’s children go home”

Good luck being me, mate

I was minding my business, that is cleaning the shelves, putting the books back onto them, and making sure that all the orders have been sent.Working in a library should be a bliss, especially if you love books, but hell it is if you don’t have a second to open a book for your ownContinue reading “Good luck being me, mate”