Record

The Prompt   The interrogation went on for hours, as he answered the questions, seemingly endless and random, but he knew, designed to catch him lying. He would not lie. There was no point. The truth would be denied, of course, but someday, what was on record would be known, and his innocence recognised. Some … Continue reading Record

Scent

The Prompt   I love walking in the park, nor so far from our place, early morning, when one meets nearly no-one, bar a few crows and some brave joggers. So, today, I was surprised to see him, a joker-like character, visibly still made-up from last night party, or some other odd activity, whose ludicrous … Continue reading Scent

Replacement

The Prompt   "If you had a choice," she said in her most serious tone, " between this human life, and its inevitable end, and becoming a cyborg, a machine, stainless, and forever serviceable...? "Do you mean, you are considering... swapping me for a more dependable model?" We laughed, perhaps we had been influenced by … Continue reading Replacement