Pausing and Reworking

Hello to our few dedicated readers! The current story is going to end, and we apologize for the abruptness. Emily and I have had some struggles keeping the story moving forward, and staying it coherent. It’s a lot more work than we thought trying to plan a story together, without planning it! Emily and I […]

Part 52: A Gentle Touch

“What…the fuck is the well?” Grace snapped, turning back to Derek. Derek still hovered over her protectively, keeping the gun aimed at Oliver. “Something is coming up the well?” Derek said, his voice wavering slightly. The anger had gone out of his eyes, the color drained out of his face. “Yes,” Oliver said, nodding slightly. […]

Part 51: The Creature Within

Ghol’Toruk turn and sprinted up the passage way. Behind him he heard something large explode out of the water. His foot steps suddenly sounded loud to his ears as he ran towards the shaft. There was a loud, wet slap against the wall right behind him. There was a terrible gurgling sound that rumbled and […]

Part 50: The Overlap

Rising. Grace was rising, swimming up toward the light. The world around her was cold and quiet, as if she was coming up for air after diving into a deep, dark lake. Except, something was off. It was as if her edges were blurred, the boundaries of her body pushing out and blending with the […]

Part 49: The Well

Ghol’Toruk had been summoned to the Well. The parking structure suddenly felt smothering. The Arc’Forrulg were a cave dwelling people. They were used to the dark; they could see in the dark. As a people, they were never worried about what could hide in the shadows. Stories about creatures that lurk under beds, or in […]

Part 48: With a Gun

“Was he here?” Grace whispered, looking down at the drying blood and torn ropes in Marcus’s. Fear coursed through her. Were they too late? If Derek was dead, was Alice gone too? Grace didn’t truthfully understand the link between Derek and Alice, but she understood that what happened to one happened to the other. All […]

Part 48: Where It Began, and Where It Begins

Alice’s eyes opened to the snap of someone shifting into the apartment. She was laying in Grace’s bed with a blanket draped across her. A dream was quickly leaving her mind, a dream of a peaceful eternity, of a floating, quiet ocean. Derek. She slowly sat up, and then pain erupted from her sternum down to […]