The Question Reverberated Through the Space

Erricka looked up from her homework and looked out the window. Dusk was settling on the scene and the twilight birds were singing their final songs. She listened for what seemed like a while, wondering what desperate pleas they were calling out before they rested for the night. The songs they sang carried and faded….

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A Matter of Time

I She sat cross-legged on the dirt floor of the small shack. Dressed in torn rags that were the gray-brown color of dirt and dust. Her hazel eyes shone bright peering out from her dirty face. Her long matted hair, light brown when clean, now the same gray-brown tint of her clothes. In front of…

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The Raven in the Window

There was a tapping on the glass. It was faint at first but grew louder with each successive tap. Y’lin looked up from the chair in which she read and saw the Raven in the window. Tap, tap, tap. The Raven continued. Y’lin studied the bird for a moment longer. Snow falling and blowing in…

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Sunny Darkness

The darkness didn’t subside, sunlight didn’t diminish it. It bore down suffocating the soul beset by its gravity. It was a black hole, devouring the very sun itself. A cold abyss from which there was no escape. She sat in silence, observing the darkness. She sat in sunlight, feeling its warmth through the numbness that…

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