Observations of The Urban Spaceman

"Lacey, if you do not leave the house within 1.5 minutes, you will be late for your first appointment." VERONIKA's synthetic voice was all smooth honey and helpfulness draped over a barely...

Where do they come from?" asked Tab, as he and the Elder stopped by the weathered stone pillars. Ever since he was old enough to crawl, the out-of-place stones had fascinated...

David Gander watched from above as his relatives gathered around his death-bed for the third time in a week.

Nestling down into the pile of leaves clustered at the base of the tree, Lars folded his arms to tuck chilled fingers into warm pits.

The scream from the alley drew Xander's attention. A smile tugged at one corner of his mouth. And here he thought it was going to be a quiet night in the...

Three days without sleep was the least of my worries. The three dead bodies on the floor? They were a worry. The three cops who bust into the apartment and found...

It was raining on the day I was seen for the first time in over a year. One of those muted, heavy rains that dampens sound and mood

An irregular drumbeat filled the air, a series of staccato thuds that set Anneka's heart racing. She felt it in her chest, in her mind, caressing her skin, filling her from...

This will be my final journal entry. Earlier today, I powered down the facility's generator. The battery back-up will last an hour, maybe two. After that, the computers will go offline....

Fox came upon a family of crows circling an old oak tree. Head cocked, he barked up to them, "Crows, why are you circling around up there?"