THE FINAL BOOK!!!! "Sounds interesting!"
Valerie Russell took four long strides towards her new captor and punched him square in the jaw. Needle like pain erupted in her hand and shot through to her elbow. The impact, no doubt, broke more than one bone. Tears blurred her vision. Rage boiled in her che...
I’ll never journal again, much less write another thing for anyone. All my personal thoughts were used against me. Evidence. Proof of my deep involvement. Brainwashed by a terrorist movement. The interrogators were probably right.
With every passing seco...
With a baby girl crooked under his arm and brief case in the other, Sam willed there to be no other obstacles between him and boarding the plane back to where they came from. He took long strides, his lazy form of speed walking from his earlier years. He was unsure ...
Loneliness was Valerie’s armor now. She’d only need to mend her own wounds from here on out. The team that had carried her dead weight over a hundred miles before, were nearly all dead themselves.
“Do you all live in the same building? How d...
“Here you go.”
The woman had returned with the promised items. My desperation to be clean far outweighed my guilt of dirtying such a stark white wash cloth.
One for One, I thought, keeping tabs on her word. In my week living with M...
Sticky drool puddled on my right arm, which had fallen asleep. I wiped my cheek of my saliva, careful as to not pull too hard and crack my chapped lips. My mouth was dry and I anticipated my neck being sore, but to my surprise, I felt great. I open and closed my han...
Valerie flopped into a chair in the front sitting room where her former pilot, Mitch, warmed himself by the fire.
“Did you know?” she asked Mitch who very obviously wanted no part of the awkward situation.
“I assumed, based on Dr. Wilk...
Walking off the plane felt like freedom. I didn’t ask who would be meeting me, but when I entered the terminal, there was no one there.
“We have some time before the convoy arrives to take us to the Reactance Headquarters,” Liz chirped at me....