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What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Epilogue

Epilogue Her name was Judith–that much she mustered from the few who offered condolences at the funeral. Birds chirped overhead as worn men muttered words they had rehearsed–their eyes rarely making contact with hers. Some took hold of her hand. Judith felt many years in their coarse skin. Calluses had made their palms bulge. Judith […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 26

Breaking news tonight out of West Michigan–Commander Joseph Nann was found dead in his home this evening by police. Early reports indicate that he died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Commander Nann served on the first government sanctioned Werewolf Control Unit (WCU) in the United States known as CHASR. He later transitioned from CHASR to […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 25

Images flipped through Dan’s mind–some of a cabin in snow covered woods, others under rubble in a church. He was transported to whatever was shown, if only for a moment. He heard their sounds, smelled their air, and tasted their blood. Scene after scene the images flashed and flickered faster until they blurred into sanguine […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 20

There was no more droning. No more gray sky. No more shores of bone and ash. No more beasts or man left to suffer. No more blood or strange limbs. No more inverted sun devouring what made this place a place. There was no more void. Danny was left to walk in darkness–his bare feet […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 11

Finally tonight, the Gardenscape Apartment Complex just outside of West Flint has burned down. Firefighters were on the scene into the early morning hours dousing the flames that claimed three buildings. The Gardenscape Apartment Complex has been abandoned for several decades, but was believed to still be used by local biker gang, The Motor City […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 2

Persons aiding in the termination of the wolf-blooded will be kept nameless. Acts of charity are best kept anonymous. Annex to The Doctrine – July 7th 2015 Herein under the discretion of sanctioning bodies. Infected individuals –in exchange for immunity and/or monetary sum–may also be conscripted in the termination of other infected. This agreement must […]

DOG DAYS: EPILOGUE

Epilogue   Char rocketed through the air, grazing past mountain peaks and launching into space. It’s only a dream, thought Char, until she opened her eyes. The depths of space smelled like wet polyester. She pulled the blanket from her face to discover the progenitor of her unconscious flight—a narrow sled grinding across ice with […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 34

This is the last part, Miranda. I won’t get through it if Tim is in the room. <Have you decided on your wishes?> Yeah, I still want to be cremated. It feels morbid, but I finally picked out which urn I like. I think you’ll like it too. It has these lovely etchings all over […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 33

“When the bravest have all fallen And courage starts to fold, I’ll keep my silver near my heart; And you may keep your gold.   When your windows have all shattered And doors no longer hold, I’ll keep my silver near my heart; And you may keep your gold.” Michael Chwedyk, “Heart of Silver”   […]

DOG DAYS: CHAPTER 32

“My brother is becoming more unhinged. The drinking is getting worse. I need to monitor him more, and things aren’t slowing down at work. I’ve given this a lot of thought; I’d like to stop our sessions.” “Okay, Luke. That’s fine.” “That’s all you have to say?” “This is a big decision for you. I […]