Monthly Archives: July 2012

Chapter 5: Kiyomi

  As the bus bumped and rattled over mountain roads that hadn’t been maintained in years, I felt the blood drip from my busted lip down my chin. Usagi sheepishly handed me her handkerchief and I gratefully took it, tilting … Continue reading

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Chapter 4: Usagi

Watashiha kono you na dousa ni Kudou sa re ta watashino riyuu wo ushinau Sakkakudesu ka watashiha shira Nai ta no dareka wo kimeru koto ga deki masu — Losing my reason I was driven to such behavior; illusion? I … Continue reading

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Chapter 3: Hayase

ALP! Ch. 3 Cold Read <—Click here for a quick audio read by me of Chapter 3! I was seeing a corpse…a standing talking corpse. The thing before me was little more than a skeleton with loose bits of flesh still … Continue reading

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Chapter 2: Carlin

Dad conceded to let me go back to school provided the doctor gave the okay, which he did. I returned to classes as usual, but Haruko was absent. I found no sense of comfort at this fact, despite all the … Continue reading

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Chapter 1: Haruko

Part One Click here to download an audio reading of Chapter One! Wakaishu ya shinu ga iya nara ima shiniyare hito-tabi shineba mō shinanu zo ya — Oh young folk— if you fear death, die now! Having died once you … Continue reading

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