Category Archives: Short Story

Lab Trial Ninety-Nine

Laboratory trial ninety-nine: It was bacilliform sample thirty-three. Within hours, the bacteria multiplied unpredictably in petri dishes. Rats fully incubated the “infection” within weeks of birth. No doubts linger, I discovered the source. This has ramifications of which we never … Continue reading

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Building Brothers

At the time, I didn’t know his name. Martin turned out to be a fine man. But our introduction was hidden behind tears. His tears. “Pick up the weapon and hold it shoulder high!” was the plain, if loudly spoken, … Continue reading

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