Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Isolation was no longer an option as the strip malls and subdivisions began to pop up around the homestead like so many ugly mushrooms.

Monday, May 30, 2016

"The old neighborhood's been overrun by developers and every other kind of douche bag," chirped Benny as we sat at the bar that was scheduled for demolition a week hence.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

High school was over and suddenly the summer seemed to stretch into infinity.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

She raised her glass and toasted all the other beautiful losers of the world.

Friday, May 27, 2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016

We watched the city burning below and knew we would be blamed since the bosses we worked for always managed to escape condemnation.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Humanity was nothing more than a ragged bunch of apes with a lot of fancy toys.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The peep shows had become souvenir shops and the pimps now hustled photo ops with plush Disney characters.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Saturday, May 21, 2016

They found her wandering on the fringes of the city with a dead look in her eyes and an empty gun in her hand.

Friday, May 20, 2016

The coffee was that much better because we were drinking it around a campfire as the sun burned away the mist on the mountainside on a June morning.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

I could still make out those fearsome eyes staring out from the ripped and faded photograph.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Frank no longer spent his days in the bars as he had become too busy writing about all the time he spent in bars.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Trembling with anticipation, she waited with the sheets pulled over her head.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

A dull roar kept up outside that day as the entire block emerged en masse to spruce up their yards.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

After she lost her job Isabelle began to look for any excuse to dress up and was often seen wearing a mink stole while taking out the trash.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Inundated with information, drenched in data, we were drowning in a social media sea.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Lance only felt comfortable within the confines of a simulacrum so he moved to Las Vegas and got a job at a wax museum.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Finding love was nothing more than psychological warfare for the pair and they had spent many a year in the trenches perfecting their strategies.

Monday, May 9, 2016

Her list of abandoned and forgotten projects grew steadily year by year.

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Believing it wouldn't be long before they broke down his door Dave spent his day destroying evidence.

Saturday, May 7, 2016

He felt truly at home in the cramped old library surrounded by the smell of moldering books and titles recalling a different era.

Friday, May 6, 2016

"Whether I was willing to admit it or not we were slowly drifting apart like Arctic Sea ice in summer," he told me through his tears.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

He crossed the country on horseback, a price on his head and a target on his back, just to spit on his enemy's grave.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Twenty-eight days later I stepped out into the blinding light of the outside world and headed to the corner where I knew I could score.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Her memory was a tumbledown mansion to which she had retreated years ago.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Like a prisoner who made his escape using only a spoon to dig his way out of his cell, I chipped away at my workload hoping to leave the office before midnight.