ArchEnemy by Frank Beddor

“’It is supposed that power corrupts,’ the caterpillar said in a voice as untroubled as time itself. ‘Yet the powerful are often corrupt before they are powerful. In fact, I find that they too often become powerful by being corrupt. Whether real or perceived, a lack of power can also corrupt.’” Imagine if Alice in…

Devices and Desires by K.J. Parker

“The world is full of annoyances, none more infuriating than a fool with a valid point.” Sometimes being dry is a good thing. Nobody likes a wet cracker. (Not the derogatory term.) If humor is your thing, I find the drier the better. If you want to dehydrate one of your personal enemies, throwing them…