RDC (R&D): Thy Brothers Keeper

*Chapter Thirty-Eight* Tears trailed down my cheeks as blood continued to spill from my mouth, the taste of copper and silent screams overwhelmed my palate, the searing burn of my ability was immediate. Noxious tar soon began to rise in my throat, causing vomit to spill from the ragged flesh beside my mouth. “You stay…

RDC(R&D): Twisted Fate

 *Chapter Thirty-Seven* A steady stream of water was splashing on my face, abruptly rousing me from my spell of unconsciousness, it was only till some of it got in my mouth that I realized it was urine, HOT urine, like it was fresh from the tap. When my captor had ceased his assault, I opened…

RDC (R&D): The Long Goodbye

*Chapter Thirty-Five* Early in the morning, my eyes shot open as I was awoken by screaming, it sounded like Granny, I moved to get up only to find the Wolf had one of his muscled arms wrapped around my waist. He moaned my name in his sleep, squeezing me tighter to him, and as much…

RDC(R&D): Save Us From Ourselves

*Chapter Thirty-One* I watched, as Bloodhound thrust his knife into the skull of the last risen in our way, Husk then made an immediate attempt to open the cage door but it wouldn’t budge. He rammed it with his shoulder a few times, before the other mercenary went to assist, but even with the two…

RDC(R&D): The End of Us All

*Chapter Twenty-Nine* I dodge swiftly to my left, barely escaping the hand that claw wildly for my throat, I thrust upward with my dagger in an uppercut, lodging my knife deep into its skull. The other was quickly disposed of with a gunshot blast to the face, the kid never took his eyes off me,…

RDC(R&D): Red Eyed Rage

*Chapter Twenty-Three* Around noon, we had all gathered in the Betty to have a meeting of our own, everyone was present, so there was very little sitting room. Timber Wolf relayed his feelings about the General to the rest of the group, and no one could argue that the man didn’t raise a few eyebrows…

RDC(R&D): The Gift of Gab

*Chapter Twenty-Two* We finally broke apart, and I couldn’t stifle the gasp for air I took, it was as if he sucked the very breath from me. My lips were so wet, but my throat was so dry, and I could still taste him in my mouth. I went in for another kiss, but he…

SGG(1): Sinner’s Prayer

*Chapter Eight*     I sat in my office stuck in a daze, numb to everything going on around me, if I didn’t need to be here I would have probably went home, crawled in my bed, and waited to die. I felt filthy, totally disgusted, even with taking the time to shower twice. I…

RDC(R&D): The Gift of Hospitality

*Chapter Twenty-One* After we finished eating, the General had a woman lead us to, what were to be our sleeping quarters for the night ahead. They split the girls into a room, and gave the guys two rooms to share. Tzar, Bloodhound, Saint, and Husk settled to the first room. Wolf, Jerry, and Caiden went…

RDC(R&D): The Gift of Respite

*Chapter Twenty* “So I only have one question everybody.. Light or dark?” Balthazar called out, holding two bottles in the air. We’d finally pulled off the road, making camp on a hill, overlooking the interstate. We were are piled into the Betty, and we’d just finish eating a feast prepared by the very man, now…

RDC(R&D): The Gift of Bliss

*Chapter Nineteen* “I just don’t think it’s the best idea, ok?” I told them, not backing down. “I’m with Loki, how can we trust them after all this? I say we keep on our way, and forget they’re even there..” Tzar chimed in, giving his two cents, sensing the same danger as I. “Guys bear…

RDC(R&D): The Gift of Life

*Chapter Eighteen* There was always something a little different about the young girl, and I could never quite put my finger on it. It was almost.. supernatural in a way. The sensations and feelings that enveloped you, when she started to sing, it could and often would leave you in an unexplainable trance. Her presence…