#12 The Conversation

We have a situation Mr Noble”, the voice echoed through the other end of the line. Conor hated when people called him by his surname. It usually meant one of two things. Either he was in trouble for something he probably hadn’t done or he was about to be in trouble, again, for something he […]

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#11 Two Becomes Three

You’re here to help us?”, I questioned. “A spider……is here to help us……”. I was standing directly over the little creature, my arms resting on my hips and my head cocked to one side in an inquisitive yet damning nature. “Are you getting this Patrick?”, I continued. “A spider apparently, has come to our aid……… […]

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#10 Conor

Conor was a low ranking digital spider. Conor hated his job. Nothing had worked out the way he had wanted it to. Sitting in his damp and rickety corner office he thought about all of the grandiose ideas that had once fluttered his mind as a child. Soaring through the air. Weightlessness. An ever expanding […]

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#9 Crystal Clear

Susan opened his eyes slowly, gently allowing the light to creep back in as his vision regained it’s structure and his surroundings gradually came back into focus. There, towering above him was the giant creature from a few minutes previous, it’s eyes bulging and it’s mouth wide open. Anticipating an encounter, Susan tried to scurry […]

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#8 SERPs

“WHERE IS IT?!!”, I shouted as I bounded over to Patrick, my arms flailing in every direction on the off chance that I suffered a surprise attack on my short but heroic journey. “Be careful master!!”, Patrick retorted in a sharp yet damning manner. “It lies injured near your feet. Stay clear and give it […]

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#7 The Needle

A list. Reviews. Constant traffic. A List. Reviews. Constant traffic”. The spider repeated the phrase over and over as it stood there on the windowsill, an inch from Patrick’s inquisitive face. “A list. Reviews. Constant traffic”. “A LIST. REVIEWS. CONSTANT TRAFFIC!!!” Each time it opened it’s mouth the words came out at an ever increasing […]

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#6 A Strange Message

I dove for cover as the spider landed right in front of me, it’s legs flexing as it regained it’s composure and prepared to open it’s mouth. “SWEET MOTHER OF DIVINE AND ALL OF HER ADVERSARIES!!!!”, I yelled as I tumbled through the air, tucking my head into my chest in preparation for the impending […]

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