26. The Brief Battle of the Agency Parking Lot (Part 2)

‘Bastards!’ Tom shouted, ‘Sons of bitches, do they think that they can keep me out? Yeah, real fucking likely. I know what you’re fucking doing…’ The voice trailed away into an angry, wordless murmuring. Glancing up, Matheus saw Tom’s slumped and rounded shoulders at one of the computers. The screen was showing that the machine … Continue reading 26. The Brief Battle of the Agency Parking Lot (Part 2)

25. The Brief Battle of the Agency Parking Lot (Part 1)

Matheus The big man perched on the edge of a ragged couch in the staff room, reading a plastic-bound copy of Pride & Prejudice and eating his fourth apple of the day. Truth be told, Matheus wasn't really sat on the couch. He couldn’t. His weight was such that he never dared place too much … Continue reading 25. The Brief Battle of the Agency Parking Lot (Part 1)

24. The Wild Dog of the Docks (Part 7)

After that, Ayesha and Luis faced no more troubles from the Choppers. Ayesha pulled out another plastic zip-tie, binding the former owner of the gloves. Luis took the gloves, as well as gathering the tube, the shield generators, and as many of the other technological odds and ends the Choppers had been carrying with them. … Continue reading 24. The Wild Dog of the Docks (Part 7)

20. The Wild Dog of the Docks (Part 3)

Ayesha held the thing’s gaze, unmoving, while it continued to shift into life. The bass note intensified, and was joined by a chorus of whines and hums as the creature shifted position. Then a third light emerged from beneath the other two. This one was crescent-shaped. A glowing mouth beneath the eyes. Target practise, Ayesha … Continue reading 20. The Wild Dog of the Docks (Part 3)