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2019-01-24 23:42 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

Armored battle trucks driven by scavengers dressed in old Brooks Brothers suits rolled up to the edge of the desert floor. Everything below them was overrun by gigantic, angry scorpions.

2019-01-15 23:50 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

The willpower of a small group of children was the only thing that kept the deadly, artificial satellite in orbit. The introduction of a puppy caused a planet-wide evacuation.

2018-12-31 03:03 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

He carried a card in his wallet with emergency instructions in case of a fatal time loop. Unfortunately, his murderous, looped double had the exact same card.

2018-10-10 22:41 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

After the time storm cleared they found old girlie magazines, the wing of an airplane, dozens of mismatched shoes, holographic access cards, and confused sanitary bots all along the beach.

2018-07-28 00:32 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

The report had a tang to it, a piquant urgency that meant allocating this world’s resources to a project hatched from a fever dream, from some allergic reaction to the present reality.

2018-07-17 00:38 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

“The only thing that could explain it, I mean the absolutely only possible thing… is that I’m a brain in a jar. They’re experimenting on me. Nothing else would explain this, nothing could.” She said this calmly.

2018-07-10 02:11 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

“Ten more steps,” he thought, “and I’ll be at the last door and out of this lousy universe.”

2018-05-01 00:17 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

The performance lasted for millennium, the instruments were suns and planets, neighboring galaxies complained.

2018-01-01 16:11 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

When the computer asked for the coordinates, secretly, deep down, it didn’t really care.

2017-12-13 15:45 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

Without fuel the ship would drift nearly a million years. If he was risen once every ten thousand for maintenance there would be a hundred chances of failure.

2017-11-25 18:00 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

The time stream calculations were incredibly complex, and except for a few sparse decades they would have to face overwhelming idiocy and violence.

2017-11-10 17:30 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

“Of all the moments in the universe, you had to pick this one.” The time buoy had been completely destroyed.

2017-11-01 16:30 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

Re-stacking the boxes was impossible while they were still full of old dead stars.

2017-10-14 16:30 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

When confronted by the cloud of screaming eyeballs they decided to retreat.

2017-10-06 16:30 benbrood.tumblr.com brood time benbrood

After the third supernova they decided to move out of the neighborhood.