Lost and Found - Scene 2“You gotta stop saying stuff like that.”Lost and Found - Scene 24 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
The Black Torrent had barely made it into the Control Center when Ulysses David approached him. The man’s face was flushed and his voice harsh, but it was clear he was making an effort to keep his composure.
“Like what?” the crimefighter asked, pulling off his mask to reveal the face of prominent real estate developer Michael Bruce.
“Caveat something or another. Why do you insist on doing stuff like that? You can’t go showing off. Ordinary people don’t use Latin in casual conversation.”
Michael ignored the man. He moved to the mirror, running his hand through his sandy blonde hair before checking the scab on his jaw. “That asshole clipped me good. I should’ve let him fall.”
Yule raised an eyebrow, his jaw hardening.
“I’m kidding,” Michael droned with a roll of his blue eyes.
The elder man walked over to the control console, pressing a few buttons. A screens
Secrets - A Dark Flame Story Some say Gale City is the worst place to live in the whole United States. I've been living here since I was two years old. Considering I'm ten now, I guess that's not a long time, but eight years is usually long enough to get to know a place. Before I was placed in Gale—and I can really remember that far back—I used to live in Chicago. My mom and stepdad and four sisters lived in a two bedroom apartment in the projects. It was clean and we had food to eat. The problem was that dad always needed money to pay for the "junk." Back then, I never understood why anyone would want to buy garbage. I now know that junk doesn't mean trash, but it is garbage, and people pay through the nose for it.Secrets - A Dark Flame Story4 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
Maybe you're wondering how a kid can know so much. Well, in Gale you learn to know or you end up doing something bad—and ten years old is too young to die. I've always picked up things fast, and I don't even watch t.v. that much. Bobby Brali and me