Climbing Backward: Chapter 5

Click here to start with chapter 1 The ringing in my ears was deafening as my entire body caved inward, projecting me forward at incredible speed. I tried to cry out. I tried to cover my ears, but I couldn’t move. Wind whipped against my face and the bright light ahead was blinding. At last … Continue reading Climbing Backward: Chapter 5


The Thirteenth Quorum: Chapter 4

Click here to start with Chapter 1 I did not suffer my punishment well, hard though I tried. Sleeping while standing was no easy feat and I almost hit the cave floor on more than one occasion that first night. By morning I almost fell just to invite the deadly spear and end my torture … Continue reading The Thirteenth Quorum: Chapter 4