Single Status

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
Dating, Single 0 Comments

Last night I stood in the middle of a bar as the crowd swarmed around The Animator and myself. Observing others is always interesting, watching who does what and their reactions to surroundings. Catching a couple out of the corner of my eye brought a momentary flashback to what feels like a past life. I watched as one pulled the …

Tales from the Train: Severing Ties

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
Number 1, Severing Ties, Tales from the Train 0 Comments

             Trains are often depicted as sources of intrigue and seduction. Brief encounters between strangers that can last minutes or days.  The doors slide open and slews of strangers enter and begin their search for an open seat. A sigh of relief calls from the hydraulics as the doors are released, returning to their stationary positions.             Andrew was one …

Starting Over Yet Again

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
Chapter 5, The Anomaly 2 Comments

5. Starting Over Yet Again        An orb of polished silver stood in the middle of the vast gray room. Alex lay nearest it; inside his head a short film seemed to be playing itself through interrupted distortion. Alex watched the orb appear out of thin air, rolling along the blank floor; coming to a stop with a …

The Anomaly

The Loop

R.B. Winters
R.B. Winters
All 0 Comments

4. The Loop      It was clear to Melissa that something was wrong with Alex. Aside from his gaping mouth, his face was pale, almost sickly. What little hair Alex had was tousled, his blue eyes trapped within a sleepless red. “You ok?” “Where’s Jen?” Alex asked, his words apprehensive, eyes sifting over the room. Alex was unable to distinguish …