It was a portal to the underworld, and evil beings would sometimes escape through it, causing terror in the city.

February 2023

The comet was coming. We could see the red streak in the sky for days.
In the end, it was not a super-intelligent AI that decimated humanity
Max's mind raced. If the plants could talk, what else were they capable of?

January 2023

Don't get me wrong by the way, I'm not miserable or afraid or anything. It's just... It's a new sort of feeling.
It was a seedy place, filled with people who were willing to do anything to get their hands on a rare specimen.
'Who are you?' Beauty stammered, his voice trembling with fear.
The miners spoke rapidly back and forth. This was the moment of truth. They'd either bury our bodies in shallow graves, or leave us trussed like pigs on…

December 2022

I ran to the pilot's compartment and banged the door. "Mr. McAdams, what the hell is going on? The world is below us, and I have a bad feeling."

October 2022

Why had she stopped here and dredged up things best left buried?

September 2022

A rare bird with a song so beautiful it moved everyone who heard it to tears
The tornado was right in front of them, destroying everything: trees, telephone poles, and all signs of civilization.