Realization

Realization

(Written by Leo “Papa Bear” Antazo) My head hurts. I can feel my temples throbbing like a jackhammer going through concrete. I can feel it blasting into my ears and even into my mouth. Try as I might,  I cant even get my hands to…

The Taxi Driver

The Taxi Driver

“Sir, I have been waiting for 15 minutes. I am very late. I am sorry but I will report this. If Grab wasn’t so damn expensive, I would have gotten one instead. ” I blurted out as soon as I got inside the taxi. I…

Here Comes The…

Here Comes The…

(Written by Ran Manansala) Things you love dearly can kill you. The dull bell rang. I had to work. I was to attend a wedding today. How peculiar. I’ve never collected during one. Though I wanted to change for the occasion, it didn’t matter. No…

He Went Missing

He Went Missing

She hated him for a hundred reasons but most of all she hated him for messing up her face. For Christmas, she gave him a shirt two sizes bigger, he hit her on the forehead with a remote control. She needed 8 stitches. On his…

FLIPSIDE

FLIPSIDE

(written by JL Peters) He is numb of life’s cruelty.  His grip on it has numbed him more than ever that it has started to slip. He knows this room too well. This was where she told him about her undying love for him. Now…

SECONDHAND

SECONDHAND

(written by Delirias) The posh neighborhood on her route to school had a knack for garage sales. Children’s clothes, vintage wares, and whatever expensive things the rich people wanted to throw away but still wanted to make money out of.  She has been passing by…

TREACHERY

TREACHERY

He hurled me across the room. With so much compulsion and antipathy that I felt the ground tremble a bit. I lay there unperturbed, knowing of what is to come next. He went over and kicked me enough to move me to the edge of…

SPECTER

SPECTER

I have no idea why my friend wanted to see this museum. It is dark, dusty, and reeks of mildew in every nook and cranny. The guy at the entrance had a bad case of halitosis and demanded that I put my name on the guest…

DEADLINE

DEADLINE

He took a long drag on his cigarette and rubbed his bloodshot eyes. He has been up for two days without proper sleep. That freaking deadline his boss gave him was so tyrannical, he would’ve strangled her if he had the chance. His unkempt table…