Are you Superman or Batman?

We live in a great world. I wouldn't think that a controversial statement, indeed, you yourself might not think it one. After all, in the great span of human history, we're arguably living in the best time to be alive. Wars are less frequent and far smaller, many diseases can be beaten before you even … Continue reading Are you Superman or Batman?

Short story: Operation Ages or The Great Man’s War

I stood there as they lowered my grandfather into his grave. My mother cried while Dad held her. The blasts of both the rifles and the trumpet signaled the farewell of a friend. Me? I just stood there. I knew I would see him again. Call me a nice Jewish boy, but I knew I … Continue reading Short story: Operation Ages or The Great Man’s War

Prompt Response: No different

This story came from a writing prompt on the subreddit r/writingprompts. The prompt was as follows: “Several hundred years in the future, Humanity is nearing extinction. Animals like Dolphins, Dogs, and Elephants have evolved to human-level intelligence. Debates rage over weather humans should be preserved." ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ "Absolutely not!" the … Continue reading Prompt Response: No different

Prompt response: A hero’s death

This story came from a writing prompt on the subreddit r/writingprompts. The prompt was as follows: "You are a good Christian man who has lived their entire life with God as their leader. After stopping a gunmen from shooting up a market and dying for your trouble, you wake up in the realm of Valhalla." … Continue reading Prompt response: A hero’s death

Prompt Response: The Test of Truth

This story came from a writing prompt on the subreddit r/writingprompts. The prompt was as follows: "You have always been a devout Christian, and, after you die, as you open your eyes expecting heaven, you are met by Anubis’ cold stare." ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Aharon Essam's heart froze. Or at least … Continue reading Prompt Response: The Test of Truth