World of Radiation

Blood Battling

Continued from 'No Pain, No Gain' Her chest heaves. Sweat trickles down her cheeks. Her hair plasters to her head. Blood covers the whole of her shirt now caused by other slices she's endured from my water attacks. She even looks ready to tip over. Yet, she stands before me, shoulders slumped and half-dead, still ready to… Continue reading Blood Battling

World of Radiation

No Pain, No Gain

Continued from 'Igniting Embers' My jaw hardens as the fire hurls in my direction, nothing but air in its path. As much as I don't want to fight Alice, I can't let myself be turned into cooked meat, which is the only thing filling my thoughts as I slide my hand across my brow. The… Continue reading No Pain, No Gain

World of Radiation

Igniting Embers

Continued from 'Something More' Glancing sidelong at Alice, I keep pace with her. What's she looking for? What does she really think is out here? "You shouldn't have come," she mutters. "It's too late to go back now," I answer, settling my gaze on the blank expanse of land in front of us. Adamantly, an edge creeping… Continue reading Igniting Embers

Days of Christmas

On the 13th day of Christmas…

Winter may not be official until December 22nd, but that doesn't mean we can't get into the winter spirit. I mean, the temperatures have dropped, the wind has picked up a bite, and frost blankets the early morning world even if snow hasn't quite made its appearance yet. Aka it's cold! Haha! And with this… Continue reading On the 13th day of Christmas…

Month of Thanks

Month of Thanks: Day 9

Day 9: Fire Fire. I thank the cavemen who discovered how to make and harness fire because those guys were geniuses! Fire is everything to us. We may not always realize it and use it more for decoration in a stone hearth, but fire has so many essential uses that it will never go out of… Continue reading Month of Thanks: Day 9