Tag Archives: Dan Bully

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 31

Dan awakened on his parents’ couch. It was before dawn when he rolled on his side. Dan’s eyes had not adjusted to the dark, but he recognized the shape of his father sitting in his recliner. He held a glass in one hand and dangled his revolver in the other. “She told you, didn’t she?” […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 25

Dan found himself back at the grim bonfire. His father, Mr. Reto , and the Warg continued to feast. He scanned the horizon for an escape only to discover figures bolting across the bleached bone sand. The night air gave way to brutal cold, and the figures shattered and crumbled into dust. Without the flame […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 20

Dan clenched onto the cello as the waves heaved and crashed. Blue whales battled by breaching into one another, their impact ignited the darkness with lightning and awe. He played a note he had never heard before, and the ocean accepted it as a lullaby. Soon the battles ceased. Dan felt the sand beneath his […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 15

                The Abyss had no need for Dan, tossing him down to the bright light below. The earth opened and swallowed his remains. He reemerged in a desert of crushed bone, letting the brilliant white specks sift through his fingers. The sun had begun to set when he found the strength to stand. In the […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 10

          His crippled body rose into the sky with the others. Dan gazed upon them and realized that he had been the only wolf to survive. Soon all he could see was death. Thousands of wolves were manipulated by some force lurking inside the abyss. One by one they were skinned, […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 6

The void grew belligerent with each creature consumed. Dan searched for a tree to grab onto, but the hills were left bare by the insatiable abyss. He dug frantically until he discovered hidden roots beneath the pale wasteland. When he grabbed hold they clamped down on his hands like bear traps and the pain shot […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 5

               “Please enter your password”                 4693.                 “You have one new messages and one saved messages. To listen, press two.”                 2                              “We know what your’re trying to do, Euwie. But Jessup can’t protect you anymore. Now that    Jake’s in charge, things have…unraveled a bit. Please don’t make this harder than it […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 2

  The wolves hovered in the air like derelict satellites caught in the pull of an unknown planet.  They were anchored to trees by ropes, leashes, and chains. Many were tangled together across the great sprawl of pale hills, forming chimerical pillars of teeth and fur. The creatures unlucky enough to be free thrashed and […]