The Rapture Story No One Told You About

Damien Lamar
3 min readSep 18


Part One

This is a tale that navigates through realms unseen, yet felt in the pulsating rhythm of hearts echoing the primordial beats that birthed stars and forged planets in the molten forges of the cosmos. A tale that bridges the yawning gaps between myth and reality, whispering secrets in the ears of those brave enough to hear.

I’m not sure if you’ve heard. But there’s an untold rapture tale that bridges the yawning gaps between myth and reality, whispering secrets in the ears of those brave enough to hear. You see, the Earth craves equilibrium; it’s as clear as day, a resetting of scales that have tipped too far in one direction, where man’s insatiable greed gnaws at the marrow of existence itself, threatening to unsettle the natural balance forged in celestial furnaces eons ago.

In alleyways and forgotten corners of the world, word begins to spread like a whisper on the wind, a secret passed from one awakened soul to another. Something coming is unseen yet inextricably linked to the fate of all.

But hold on a minute, ‘cause not everyone’s buying it. Skeptics raise an eyebrow, casting doubt on the swirling energies and ancestral voices. In a world bent on rationality, where’s the proof, the hard evidence to support such an esoteric phenomena?

Picture this: As the day of reckoning approaches, an unspoken agreement blooms across the globe, a silent yet potent understanding that transcends language and culture. Faces uplifted, eyes closed in reverence, a global congregation attuned to the harmonics of the universe, open and ready with hearts brimming with hope, love, and an unyielding belief in the potential for renewal. The world holds its breath as the moment draws near, a collective heartbeat pounding in rhythm with the ancient drum that reverberates through time and space.

And suddenly, the sky seems to part, giving way to a golden hue that bathes the earth, a warmth that penetrates to the core of every being, ushering in a time of healing, understanding, and unification.

Oh, the joy that erupts! The tears that flow from eyes witnessing miracles beyond comprehension.

It’s a brave new world, with souls steering the ship, navigating uncharted waters with ancient stars as their guide, forging a path towards a future where dreams aren’t just visions conjured in sleep but tangible realities waiting to be birthed in the golden dawn of a new era.

But let’s not get carried away, ‘cause in the midst of euphoria, a reality check comes knocking.

Can a world so deeply entrenched in discord truly find the path of enlightenment?

Doubts linger in the corners of minds, a hesitation, a fear of the unknown, a worry that dreams may crumble to dust in the harsh light of day.

Because, the thing is… Every body isn’t gonna get to go. Every body won’t be raptured. It’s really sad commentary.

My friend, I hope I get to go, too.

Only time will tell where the journey leads, but one thing is certain: the adventure has only just begun.

Time Traveler’s Digest: An Anthology, the novel is available now on in paperback, hardcover, and ebook!

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Production Notes:

Thank you for joining the latest episode of our audio drama podcast, specializing in stereo audio engineering! Brought to you by PROFESSORCLOCK MEDIA, we’re diving into the universe of “Time Traveler’s Digest,” a unique blend of speculative fiction and Sci-Fi audio drama crafted by yours truly, Damien Lamar Robinson.

“Time Traveler’s Digest: An Anthology” is my contribution to the rich tapestry of African diaspora culture and speculative fiction, bridging the gap from ancient Egyptian mythology to present-day ‘Africanfuturism.’



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