POCKET STORIES

When you find yourself here, you’ve hit rock bottom

There’s something unspeakably lonely about eating a peanut butter and jelly sandwich by yourself in a freshly cleaned kitchen at 9 pm on a Saturday that surpasses anything felt in…

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POCKET STORIES

The banality of ultimate power

Not a single conspiracy theorist ever guessed that the entire planet’s affairs were managed by an IT Services consulting firm in Burlingame with generous health, dental, and vision plans for…

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POCKET STORIES

Not enough time

They lived at vertical angles from each other, formed by intersecting cracks in the space-time continuum. Each morning he waved good night, and each night she waved good morning. Between…

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