There is a layer, which lay beneath the precipice of what is seen and what is sensed. WONDER & WOE is a collection of short stories, setting the soul to explore this ephemeral realm of the human consciousness. From the horrors of war to a hidden malevolence, it is a compilation of wild tales from the tenebrously imaginative mind of Joshua Bennett. More
A surface tension exists between thought and action. Humans think one way, only to act another. The mental anguish of free will is our most precious curse. What makes us behave in such a way? If only we could peek behind the veil of the human mind...
"The Sweep" centers on Aldax, a Visigoth soldier. HIs people have just defeated the Roman army at Adrianople. With the Romans routed, Aldax is tasked by his king with an impossible mission.
"Sunken" follows Celene and Garret Blaumbast, a duo of sub-maritime adventurers. Their journey to catalogue the wonders of the deep are cut short by an assault on their craft, by an unseen threat.
In "New Devilry," a computer hardware guru named Red, illegally decrypts a hard drive for an unknown client. He is later confronted with horrifying truth of the evil he has unknowingly perpetrated.
Josh Bennett is a writer of outlandish short stories and comics. He is working towards his BFA at Full Sail University, and can be seen in the black of the night, sacrificing frog hearts to effigies of Lovecraft, Eisner, and Burroughs.