Stories tagged “handler”

  • The Aura: Cat Remainders

    “What’s it this time, Milo?” Paula yanked her arm out of Scotsman’s grip. His expression was serious, lips curling hostile as he drawled the words. “The Director ordered us to wait. Ye ahmnesiac or wha’?” She t...

    • Author: chocbird09
    • Posted over 6 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • (Day 22) Well Worth the Wait

    DEET! [Errant message received. Shall I delete?] Frank sat up with a jolt, his MRE forgotten and on the floor as he punched the escape key with whole hand. The keyboard bounced and he caught it with hands that felt electrocuted. The adrenaline was pump...

  • (Day 55) It Sure Ain't Signal Goop

    Jess strong-armed Frank back into the tent and took two steps past him to stoop in front of the desk. Instantly she pinched her nose and took a look back at the hacker. “You do bathe, right?” “And when, exactly, am I supposed to do th...

  • A Poniard Contender

    “Is this something you are prepared to accept, Mr. and Mrs. Gverrero?” The man’s black robe swished slightly as the woman next to him took his hand. “Yes we are prepared.” The couple stood tall as they listened to the shad...