The Box

Harry held a wood box in his hands, darkness surrounding him with a small unseen light illuminating him. In his head a voice spoke, “Do not open the box.” The voice did not stop, but Harry couldn’t listen. He lifted the lid. Inside he found darkness, the inside of the box went on forever. Deep … Continue reading The Box


Reddit Writing Prompt – 9/28

Haven't you ever just wanted to be bad? [WP] You want to be a bad guy; a real supervillain. You have powers and abilities. You've spent a fortune on making your costume. You have a clever name and origin story. You have everything you need to be a great bad guy, but you just can't … Continue reading Reddit Writing Prompt – 9/28

‘Dear Sarah’ – Sullivan Ballou, a Civil War soldier

So I was watching Ken Burns' documentary on the Civil War this evening. It's one of the greatest pieces of television I've ever seen, and I will routinely throw it on for background noise while I work. I wasn't paying any particular attention as the North mobilized to face the South at the battle of … Continue reading ‘Dear Sarah’ – Sullivan Ballou, a Civil War soldier