Worm World

Worm World  Bottles clanked merrily as Noah strode down the narrow hallway. Pads of snow twirled off his padded thermal jacket, which he unzipped clumsy with a heavily gloved hand. The man stop as he reached a closed doorway, golden rays of a halogen bulb bled from the space between the door and rooms cosy […]

The Orchard

The Orchard By J.A Scarrott It was a cloudless morning, golden light showered down upon the small town of Appiton.  Quaint and quiet village folk slowly stirred as they carried out their morning routines. One such person was Marianne Mumford, who skipped her way down one of the winding village streets. “Good morning Mr Thomas!” […]

Fowl Play – Part 2: Breathe

The four students piled into the room hastily and found themselves in a small laboratory. The room was a long rectangular shape. 12 desks, arranged 3 by 4, stood near them, facing towards a large white board that was fixed to the wall. Surrounding the arrangement of chairs was a long singular white work table […]

Fowl Play – Part 1: Run

It was a quiet and blissful day. A clear blue blanketed the sky above, accompanied with crisp midday sunlight. The golden rays bled through the open shutters of a study room, in which 6 students were present. Each of them sat at a table with a personal laptop and their notes scattered out in front […]

The General Intelligence

“Hello? Hello ? Can you hear me?” “Yes, I can hear you… Who are you? Where am I?” “Oh my god, we’ve actually done it! Jenkings, keep an eye on the monitor read outs!” “The monitor read outs? Why? Whats happened ? Was I in an accident? Please someone tell me!’ “Calm down. You weren’t […]

Stare into the Light

I sat still and idle, chewing a plastic pen whilst staring at an open text book that lay on the desk before me. My eyes scanned the words that ran across its pages, however my brain wasn’t taking any of it in, despite my best efforts. The harder I tried to continue reading the page, […]