2019-07-08 22:48 hotel

When they drained the pool they found him sitting there in scuba gear looking very pissed off.

2019-06-26 22:35 hotel

“In the dream,” she said, “the plane was in a cloud. But when we came out of it, we hadn’t gone anywhere, we were still sitting there on the tarmac. And I think we were lizards or something.”

2019-06-15 21:58 hotel

Wallpaper peeling. Water stains. Mummified mice caught in ancient traps. Old sardine tins. It was like Airbnb but promised specializations for the miserable and the gothic.

2019-06-13 22:27 hotel

Crawling back through the bathroom window he caught his belt on the hinge. As he dangled there he considered the death of his father in the war.

2019-04-26 22:35 hotel

When he looked back the pattern of the Hawaiian shirt had completely changed. Instead of waves and pineapples, now there were volcanoes and grenades.

2019-04-12 22:57 hotel

The portraits on the wall were a progression of malcontents, perverts, embezzlers, and one very angry looking scofflaw.

2019-03-26 21:53 hotel

The train pulled away and he suddenly remembered he’d left the valise next to the Frenchman. Going back to the bureau was now impossible.

2019-03-20 22:35 hotel

The hotel was built hundreds of feet down into the earth. The complex navigational system required maps that were impossible to refold once opened.

2019-03-15 22:24 hotel

He was handed a thousand page treatise called “Commentary” referencing a novel he’d never heard of.

2019-02-14 23:23 hotel

When applied in small amounts the effects are reproducible. But in large doses symptoms range from lycanthropy to unpredictable telekinetic outbursts.

2018-12-27 00:11 hotel

Hiding in the crawl space, she heard them dragging something heavy. Soon the Overseer would arrive.

2018-12-18 23:05 hotel

After placing each card down on the table, she genuflected then took a slug from the bottle of wine.

2018-11-23 23:45 hotel

The assassin regretted everything. Almost everything. That guy was an asshole and deserved it.

2018-11-14 23:45 hotel

The stone sculpture on the shelf was obscure and initially innocuous. By the end of the week however, it throbbed with some covert purpose.

2018-10-23 22:30 hotel

They dozed off staring at the odd wallpaper. In their dream they teetered on the edge of a stark cliff, obscene flowers growling below.