Cheesecake and the Art of Political Warfare

by Sakana Sara (魚 サラ) illustrated by haitoku (mirrors http://s2b2.livejournal.com/100813.html) [disclaimer: this is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to any real people and events is coincidental. …yeah, maybe not so coincidental but at least heavily tinkered with. Hell, most of the main cast isn’t even from Earth in this thing, and the ones who […]


All The Way

by Tsukizubon Saruko (月図凡然る子) illustrated by by Sakana Sara (魚 サラ) (mirrors http://s2b2.livejournal.com/96796.html) They found Lily’s body on September 8th, late in the morning. It was a Monday, and Mrs. Packard had to open the copy shop where she worked, much earlier than Lily was supposed to go to school; but she got a phone […]


Sympathy for the Devil

by Sakana Sara (魚 サラ) (mirrors http://s2b2.livejournal.com/87263.html) I don’t have to do it like this, just so we’re clear. It isn’t really necessary for me to stand here in the middle of a graveyard at midnight, all dressed up like some immortal pretty boy out of an Anne Rice novel with my fake skin all […]


One For The Road

by Sakana Sara (魚 サラ) (mirrors http://s2b2.livejournal.com/73551.html) The thing about a bar on a two-lane state highway in the middle of nowhere is, nobody ever comes in but truckers and bikers. You deal in beer, peanuts, and plenty of Johnny Cash on the jukebox, and some of these guys sure look like they’d name a […]


The Fortune-Telling Doll

by Sakana Sara (魚 サラ) (mirrors http://s2b2.livejournal.com/62238.html) Note to self, I thought sourly, never ever ever go to the surf shop next to the B&N if time is an issue and Ray is with you, not even to buy a single bar of wax. As usual, we were going to miss the half hour of […]