short story

Mouthless Screams

Mouthless Screams

The code was written.  The flash drive was inserted, and all she needed to do was click “paste.”  There would be no going back after.  AM would be more alive than any computer had ever been.  She would be responsible for the salvation of mankind.

Diary of an Imperial Guardsman

Diary of an Imperial Guardsman

I can remember the look on my son's face when I told him I got the promotion from Storm Trooper to Imperial Guard. My wife was proud, but more relieved. The Storm Trooper death-on-the-job rate has shot up since the rebellion found a new hope and our pensions had recently been cut to build the Death Star.