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'Of unknown origin' II

Mass warnings about the dangers of the deadly plant and its unclear link to Midwest farm food products helped decrease the global infection rate. While that was excellent news and measurable progress in getting the plague epidemic under control, it brought about another dire problem. 1,084 more words

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'Of unknown origin' I

“What’s causing all these intense deaths across the globe? Is it the deterioration of the ozone layer in the biosphere? Is it a proliferation of man-made chemicals interfering with our respiration? 971 more words

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Don't Buy These Products If You Don't Want to Support Slavery

The illegal industry traps an estimated 46 million people globally, according to the 2016 Global Slavery Index, and produces profits of about $150 billion a year, according to the International Labour Organization. 109 more words


Is anyone the villain in their own dream?

If dreams are just a subconscious extension of the ego then it’s doubtful anyone would be a villain in their own dreams (but anything is possible). 42 more words

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'Five minutes alone' (conclusion)

“Can we stop with the ‘dueling heroes’ routine and get back to the incriminating details?”; Gleason barked. “Both of you are in this to the hilt. 1,099 more words

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'Five minutes alone' V

Tariq’s face lit up with a hint of uncharacteristic pride. “I injected him with a very powerful chemical compound that was originally developed by the CIA. 863 more words

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'Five minutes alone' IV

Agent Gleason took time out of his investigation to study the recent al Salaam camp discoveries. At first he was just as puzzled as General Koenig and the allied command officials. 761 more words

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