“Holy shit! What do we do now?” Caleb had just slammed the door and locked it. The sound of gunfire outside was nearly constant.
“You follow me and we get to the coast as fast as we can,” Akila replied. 581 more words
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Sibalin stared down at Akila for a long minute. No one moved. No one spoke. Though Sibalin’s men could not understand Akila’s words, they could understand her gesture. 613 more words
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In an empty house, after the war had come.
Once, a little girl’s bed room, still pink, bright.
I hold in my tired hands a music box. 76 more words
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Jenna walked across the airstrip, the whole time scanning the trees, looking for movement, the flash of sunlight on a gun barrel. She felt exposed, acutely vulnerable. 1,044 more words
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A Worldwalker's Guide to the Multiverse
This week I chose to talk about my character creation process. Usually I don’t have any trouble creating new characters. On those rare occasions when the ideas just aren’t there, I use these tricks to get the creativity flowing again. 55 more words
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