Terminal Silence, Deng-Shan Caleb Lee

Jack Lewis was not, and had never been, a man to socialise. Even when he had been a young boy in elementary school, people had often commented on how quiet he was, how he preferred to keep to himself, and interacted with others only when he had to. This habit had stuck with him all […]

Rain with Distant Thunder, Emily Redknap

I reach the end of my story and pull my headphones over my head. I sink into the sounds—I like to listen to static and white noise while cleaning. It brings everything close, I can focus. Sometimes it’s rain or cats purring, today it’s just static. I close my eyes and squeeze them so tight […]