The Things They Take

The door was unlocked when I reached it, behind the tall grass and tangled vines. Well… Unlocked isn’t the word. It was hanging open. The storm door was gone altogether.  I stepped through it into the kitchen. The ceiling tiles had started coming down. That figures. They had been stained from a leak even when…

Sane

It was a fateful day, but it passed like any other. It was September 27th, 2084, and it was the day human kind eradicated mental illness. Nobody quite noticed when it happened, since it had felt inevitable for so long. The panacea, the elixir, the spectacular herculean draught that cured this centuries-old scourge was something…