2019-07-01 22:59 room

After she gave him the wrong directions, she bolted the door then slid a chair up against it, under the door knob. She’d seen them do that on television.

2019-06-27 22:48 room

He stopped short before entering. He had the sensation he was violating a law, but he didn’t know which law.

2019-05-19 22:31 room

After looking inside the bags he removed all the items from the cabinets again. Maybe remove the cabinets themselves, he thought.

2019-05-07 01:34 room

The beetles must’ve come in through a hole in the screen. They were curious, he thought, what was that noise they made together, a kind of muttering.

2019-05-03 22:18 room

They didn’t know how the finger got into the can, but they were pretty goddamned prompt about removing it.

2019-04-11 23:18 room

After 10PM all orders must be put through the slot. First you will need to sign the personal injury waiver.

2019-04-07 22:35 room

He’d been told the problem wasn’t uncommon. But in total isolation all he could do was sprinkle the dust around and hope the situation improved.

2019-03-28 22:46 room

At the end of the day he gently placed the twitching canvas bag on the desk. Then he untied the top and went quickly to the elevator.

2019-03-04 23:35 room

Inside the bank vault was a tiny compartment full of shavings. It was absolutely vital to deliver these to the exterminator before any irreparable damage.

2019-01-06 23:35 room

He had seventeen minutes to make the transfer–past the portcullis, tiger traps, the AI drones, and the Cinnabon stand.

2018-12-22 23:05 room

He heard the sewing machine late at night and all he could imagine was her building wings.

2018-11-13 23:38 room

It did not come from space–it came from an abandoned gas station in Jersey. No one could understand what it wanted.

2018-09-30 22:05 room

Every inch of floor, he noticed, was covered with mismatched glasses partially full of the greenish swamp water.

2018-05-12 22:45 room

Every morning the bright red ball was a little closer to the house.

2018-04-26 01:20 room

There was a painting underneath the painting of the painting–sandwiched between layers of vermilion, saffron, mummy brown, virgin blood, were delicious, hidden universal secrets.