Better than a bandaid…(Part 5)

“We can’t deal with that right now, we need to get on repair and cleanup immediately.” Daf said over the Com as she stood up from her prone position and scanned the woods in front of her. There was no movement she could discern, not even a slight breeze blew to disturb the vegetation.  Daf turned towards the south wall…

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What the fuck was that?! (Part 4)

“What?” Jonathan replied as he tossed another Molotov over the wall. “I ran out of bullets.”  Daf glanced over and rolled her eyes in exasperation before speaking over the com. “That’s a fucked-up way to kill a sentient being, Jonathan.”   “I say it’s better them than us,” Warrick called out as he handed Jonathan another Molotov.  …

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‘Destiny’ Part 2

  Peyton Industries Site 1; Ortega Mountains 41 minutes later Destiny Williams   I was still patting myself on the back at my record breaking packing skills as I pulled up to the gate. Everything bagged and in the car, kids buckled up, and speeding down the road within 15 minutes of my call with…

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‘Destiny’ Part 1

Chapter One Temecula, CA Alex Peyton   I wake in a cold sweat; muscles tense and a feeling of terror slowly ebbing. I scrub my face as the nightmare slowly fades away, leaving me exhausted yet unable to sleep. I glance at the clock: 3:00 AM. Great, less than four hours sleep. Again. With a frustrated sigh I climb out of bed. I know…

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