pods

2019-07-30 00:40 pods

It was a new type of thing, shiny but not too shiny, reactive to small changes in body language or temperature, and currently half price if you were a member.

2019-07-20 22:35 pods

His Yum Incorporated Luxury Bar tasted strange. The whirling noise on the other end of the line was inexplicable. As he waited he noticed the expiration date, sometime last year.

2019-01-13 21:35 pods

Under a dozen heavy, symbiotic blankets it heaved and sighed. Another hour before fruition, just one more comfortable hour.

2018-12-24 23:30 pods

The undercarriage was covered with it. It was loud–screeching at first–then muttering and complaining. Finally it was reduced to singing, casually then absolutely operatic.

2018-12-13 23:05 pods

Around the corner it stood. Seven feet tall. Many hued chitin. Swollen abdomen. Wings slowly unfolding.

2018-12-05 23:20 pods

Underneath the house a new colony grew rapidly and organized itself into approximations of Mom and Pop.

2018-10-26 22:26 pods

Biological division continued unchecked, increasing, littering the compound with howling brood.

2018-09-29 21:58 pods

By the time the fifth Yum Incorporated security van arrived, he’d assumed the worst, and guzzled the putrefaction shake as fast as he could.

2018-09-23 22:50 pods

One by one they delivered the parcels, wrapped loosely in wool blankets. The bruises became worse, but were systematically ignored.

2018-09-12 22:08 pods

Yum Incorporated factories were in every prefecture. The odor from the sprawling, concrete complexes was sweet and sticky.

2018-08-07 22:08 pods

Soldering the two antennae together was more difficult than it first appeared–the squirming was violent and distracting.

2018-06-14 21:55 pods

That bucket was half full of primordial soup, the other half was roaming around trying out exciting new flippers.

2018-05-10 01:57 pods

The soundtrack was familiar, the rhythm intoxicating, the man-eating plants dissuading.

2018-04-28 01:37 pods

The flesh pods were meant to be assigned, however hoarders decimated the supply, resulting in mounds of unallocated biomass.

2018-03-22 16:59 pods

“We found it bundled up in an old army blanket in the trunk. It almost matches the others, except it has too many fingers.”