Month: December 2014

Ghosts in the Suicide Forest – Part 8

Maiv explored the forest in the months following Marco’s death. She occasionally used the VR system, paying attention to angles of view to find cameras. It was a slow process since she still wasn’t sure how to tell the computer…

Ghosts in the Suicide Forest – Part 7

“Wait. You talked to him?” Alice asked incredulously. “It must have been a sim.” “That thought did occur.” Maiv set the lucky cat next to the cube. “I often wonder at the things people bring with them.” “My first gift…

Ghosts in the Suicide Forest – Part 6

It was three days before she summoned the courage to put on the glasses again. She found Marco smoking a cigarette. “Ugh,” she grumbled. “I wish you wouldn’t do that.” Marco smiled wanly. “Sorry, Maiv. I know you hate these…

Ghosts in the Suicide Forest – Part 5

The decision to stay in the forest had come gradually. At first, she set about repairing the hut out of habit. The systems on the farm were nearly as old so she was used to the work. Taking apart and…