The Company

By Max Swan. Life seemed to be taking a good turn for me lately since I joined a new company on an internship program. I’m excited because it is a Fortune Five Hundred company and if all went well it could possibly lead to a permanent job which would assure my future. I’ll be working in their statistical analysis department because I have to admit I’m a total nerd and I know math’s like most people know breathing. They also

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The Facility

By Sheela B. (Glossary of terms on the last page). Chapter 1 Kani Frandis feels nervous as she approaches Laboratory two-hundred at ‘The Facility’, in New Harjes, on planet Frandis. The Facility is like a city, with more than one-thousand laboratories sprawled over the complex. Although some may view her arrival as an insignificant event, just another ambitious scientist trying to make a name for themselves. Others secretly hope she can be the pebble if thrown correctly, that sets off

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The Great Grope

By Misty Chikan I met Debbie on a blind date in the spring of my junior year. We hit it off well and subsequently saw a lot of each other. After I graduated with an Engineering degree, she had one more year, but we stayed connected and married the following June. That was nine years ago, and we’ve been happy enough, though ‘happy’ might not be exactly the right word. To tell the truth, the intensity has gradually vanished. It’s

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The Bus Grope

By Misty Chikan © 2016 Warm, trembling fingers touched the side of my breast and I’m woken from the lull of sleep. The bus is still in darkness and the light purr of the engine threatens to sing me back to sleep. If only it hadn’t been for the strange hand trying to touch me where it had no right. There’s so much dishonor in the act, my groin throbs. Closing my eyes again, I pretend to have noticed nothing.

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The Train-ny Ride

By Misty Chikan © 2016 The girl is tall for an Asian. Though she didn’t have much on her chest, she’s good-looking. Once she became crammed into the back of the train, she yelled in a foreign tongue, which I assumed was Eastern European, to get the attention of others in her party. They were helpless, crammed as well in the train carriage designed for about fifty people to stand. The carriage is now packed with nearly five hundred, if

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The Loan

By Gowan Bush © 2016 Arriving at the office, she strode in, her high heels tapping on the floor, and climbed the stairs to the studio. In the studio Boris is conversing with two men who Mia guessed were her clients and her heart sank. She immediately christened them Laurel and Hardy. Both, she estimated, were in their forties. However, one guy had a serious weight problem and must have been twenty stone. The other had the kind of body

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The Glory Hole Girl

By Gowan Bush © 2016 Ava first discovered glory holes when she was a teen on a family vacation. Her father had decided to take them to some remote wilderness area near Yellowstone for the camping adventure of a lifetime. Her mom, and two brothers were crammed into their old Bronco along with enough gear and food for an army and off they went. The only problem Ava found was that the road to this place had very few gas

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