A Place Called “Babyland”

A few years ago, I got into visiting scary locales. Cemeteries, abandoned buildings, etc. Since then, I’ve met my wife, who indulges me and joins in on these little endeavors. We exhausted all of the potentially spooky places around the city we live in and its surrounding areas. Then, after talking to people with similar…

As a police officer, some calls can’t be explained

As a police officer, I’ve seen some shit. Some outrageous, some hilarious, some disgusting. Those are the three categories (besides not being noteworthy at all) that I would group calls in. Every now and again, though, we’ll get a call for something I can only describe as “unbelievable”. I’m going to share what I would…

Friday

Thursday   Ali woke up before her alarm went off. 6:16am. She noted a slight pain in her stomach; it was then that she decided she wasn’t going to go to school that day. It had been a long week, and she wanted her weekend to start early. As such, she went back to sleep…

Thursday

Wednesday   John wiped the tears away from his eyes and looked over at his clock. 6:12am. He had been awake all night, and this was the first time he’d even considered what time it was. He’d meant to do what he was planning to do much earlier in the night, but admittedly, he was…

Wednesday

Tuesday   Evan opened his eyes and blinked the tiredness out of them. He looked at his watch, which read 6:16. He laid on his back for a few minutes, looking up at the top of his tent. He rolled a bit, trying to find a comfortable position, as his back was hurting. No matter…

Tuesday

Monday Rachel woke up on Tuesday morning and rolled over to check her phone for the time. 6:16am. She looked to her side, where her husband was sleeping soundly. Not having to get up yet, she laid in bed, wide awake, for the next hour and and 14 minutes, until her normal 7:30am alarm went…