Two white pills. The only thing stopping the human race from extinction via devolution. They try to run to the virtual world to escape their horrid fate, but a Dystopian society only leads to them taking their own life. Can escape from the inevitable be worth it if only for a short time?
Once, children had a game of disobeying their parents' warnings and dared each other to run to the gate of the mental institution, seeing who was brave enough to go the farthest up the hill without getting caught.
This game was abruptly stopped when the first child went missing.
(Written in 2005)
People always say that, before you die, you see a bright light at the end of a long tunnel. All Alan saw was Death itself in Christmas lights.
After dying in a late-night car crash, nearly thirty year-old Alan's soul must move on but Alan isn't ready to go, not with a loving girlfriend and young son waiting for him in life. Alan has...