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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 23

On March 20th, 2003, Amir Zest sat for an interview with the national news to discuss his brief stay at Leek Denaa after trying to locate whereabouts of his recently turned sister. The interview set a ratings record.   “They don’t want us there,” said Zest. “Humans, or whatever they call non-infected, are just useless […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 21

“I understand this will be our last session.” “I can’t afford you anymore, not after what happened to the store.” “You’ve entered an emotionally complex state. I don’t recommend ending your therapy so abruptly.” “Do you work for free?” “No, Luke, but I can refer you to a colleague–.” “I don’t feel comfortable going to […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 6

“What do you remember about your father growing up?” “Not much to tell–strict, intense, distant. I have less a memory of him than a general feeling of dread.” “Where does that dread come from specifically?” “When my mom got the job, they would scream at each other for hours. When it got really heated Ron […]

What Teeth They Had: Book 2 Chapter 3

The droning of the void returned muffled and dying as Dan hunted for its source. He raced down the cold corridors of a dizzying, dark hive. Red lights trailed overhead with each snapping turn. Dan feared his heart would give out as his momentum blurred his vision. Walls ceased to stop him now, and water […]