PROMPT: When faced with the prospect of proving his own existence, the philosopher Rene Descartes (the fella above with the nice hair) famously answered “Cogito ergo sum”–I think, therefore I am. It might not be the most promising of axioms creatively, but let’s see if we can draw a fantasy, horror, or sci-fi story out of it.
GENRE: Fantasy, horror, or science fiction
LENGTH: < 1,000 words
DEADLINE: Thursday, March 12, 11:59 PM