Stories tagged “information”

  • Reasoning With The Torturer

    It was several painful days later and my torturer was taking one of his rare breaks. I decided it was time to try and reason with him once more. “Look, even if I am Mr Tull and I did used to know the information you require then the memory alteri...

  • Inner Dialogue

    “What a fascinating creature: she’ll jabber on’n on, but when I try to question further she falls silent. Tries to adopt some veil of confusion…” …but you must admit she’s never particularly successful. “...

  • Conversations in the Van

    In the van, John opened his eyes. He was lying on a bench seat in the darkness when a voice called out. “Hey, rise and shine!” John groaned an sat up. The two men in black suits were in the front of the van, one driving. “So? Anythin...

    • Author: memento
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Medallion

    Noah gasped. The cool metal on his chest had warmed. Inside his optical nerve lights independent of his thought sprang forward assigning variables. Catalogues of composition, size, mass were made, distances measured. Information streamed from the envir...

    • Author: zxvasdf
    • Posted about 8 years ago.
  • Professional Extractor

    Delicious adrenaline rushed through her veins as she chased after her target up the grand staircase. The candles went out with an angry hiss as they flew past them and up they went, the shadows following closely on their tales as the lights went up in ...

  • From the Library of Failure (Branch 1, Part 7)

    N leaned forward. “Don’t worry. You more than anyone else should be aware that we’re solving our problems one Jenny at a time. Each one you’ve dispatched is one that can no longer trouble us. So what are you afraid of?” Gw...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • From the Library of Failure (Branch 1, Part 8)

    N stood up and stretched like a cat. “That being said, if it worries you, then my advice is to practice more.” She walked around the desk in a hip swaying prowl that Gwen envied. Somehow it managed to encompass sex and danger in equal parts...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Prayer.exe

    I bend my head forward and pray at the altar of technology, The screen casting its heavenly glow upon my face Its gentle beams-the product of brave men and women Who took metal and mineral and electricity And out of the emptiness Made everything. All ...

  • test sequel using different order

    Normally I would click participate at a challenge and add “&sequel=36094” to the URL and hit enter, to make a sequel that was also a challenge response. I have reversed the order here, hitting “write a sequel” and adding &#...