Where the Alley Begins
When a boy sees something he cannot understand in his backyard on a hot summer afternoon, his father cannot give him a good explanation. Trying to convince himself that nothing strange is going on, the father’s foreboding only increases with the more he learns . . .
A Beautiful Nightmare
What tempts a good, honest boy into trespassing? His father lost in World War I, young Vernon is haunted by mysterious music he has never heard, a record for sale at the town’s music store. The sound that caused a riot in Paris, that fascinates and draws him in . . .
When you expect the best day of your life, how do you cope with the worst?
Account of a Nocturnal Incident at a Metropolitan Police Station
A lonely police station in Victorian London prepares for a quiet and uneventful night, no one suspecting that relentless terror awaits.
In a desert near a coast, endless fog drifts in below a gray sky, day after day, touching the machine city that sits alone for countless miles. The solitary caretaker struggles through a life apparently without meaning, until a terrible threat from the sky threatens his home and his life.