You get off the elevator and enter the waiting room. The receptionist barely glances your way. You hear the hum of the air conditioner as you try to calm your…
Someone has found gold in your town, and prospectors are pouring in. You know that the only people who get rich in these things are the ones "selling the shovels,"…
For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, the days are getting shorter now, and often colder. What does that mean in your life?
The restaurant was so loud that he didn't hear her when she told him she didn't love him anymore. "What?" he asked, and she rolled her eyes as a waiter…
"It's like her Instagram is a reenactment of the Portrait of Dorian Gray.""Of...what?" I always felt so left out and dumb around them.
The thing that stood out the most, however, was the ficus plant in the corner of the room.
I almost felt pity as I looked down on the man who once terrified me, reduced to a skinny, unkempt frame in a prison uniform.
The spa was immaculate, beautiful, and smelled faintly of lavender, while soft music and ambient nature sounds played.
To an outsider, it looked like any other abandoned office, filled with vintage typewriters and file cabinets, but they knew the truth.
Tell me about the most boring person you can imagine, living the most pathetically uneventful life.
...nothing. The void is all-consuming, all perception has drained away. The nothing is so heavy it is something.
She stared at the spreadsheets with increasing horror, trying and failing to read different results. How would she present this to her demanding, condescending boss?