Judges This Week: Si and Mars
Word count: 300 max
How: Submit your stories as a comment to this post, along with your name, word count, and title (and Twitter handle or blog if you've got 'em!). Only one entry per person.
Deadline: Midnight tonight!
Winner(s) announced: Next Wednesday!
Remember: The prompt can be mutilated, but not beyond recognition.
He heard the whispers all around him.
And off you go! See you at the other side~!