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): Left behind

*Chapter Thrity-Three* I soaked in the jacuzzi bath for about forty minutes, I was determined to wash away all the dirt, death, and sin from my body. I used damn near half the bottle of some expensive bath tonic and scrubbed myself with vigor, there was a faint aroma of lavender in the air, that…

RDC(R&D): Sanctuary

*Chapter Thirty-Two* I pressed the red button on the shower wall, causing steaming hot water to cascade down onto my body, rinsing my skin of blood, dirt, and decay. I could smell it in my hair, combined with the familiar smoky aroma always present after being so close to fire. I’d been in the bathroom…

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): Strive to Survive

  *Chapter Thirty* I snatched Bloodhound by his throat as soon as the words escaped his mouth, surprising even myself, when I lifted him off of the ground. He dropped his guns so that his hands could come up to grasp my wrist, a valiant attempt at an escape maneuver, but I squeezed his neck…

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&C): Drowning Within

*Chapter Twenty-Eight* The ride was rough and weary, as we traveled on through the night into the next day, taking the safest route possible. It made the trip longer, but we had no choice, we could only keep moving forward leaving the blazing barrier behind us. The sun had just started to creep up when…

RDC(R&D): The Hot Trail

*Chapter ¬†Twenty-Seven* I stepped off the RV, scanning my eyes around for the Doctor and the Wolf, immediately finding them by frontside of the Betty. They looked to be in a heated discussion, but that quickly changed once they saw me in approach. Karishma turned away from me, clearly upset, but the mercenary gave me…

RDC(R&D): Elysium

*Chapter Twenty-Six* When the beat dropped the crowd went wild, the energy was so intoxicating it gave you a rush that sent you into a frenzy. I hadn’t had a drink, yet I was down in the pit with everyone else, cause the club was lit. I looked up to where Hunter was, up high…

RDC(R&D): Pandemonium

*Chapter Twenty-Five* Serafi lifted the pistol, and shot a woman that was about to take a bite out of Husk’s shoulder. The blood splattered, soiling the people sitting nearby, Jerry and Tzar among them. “You always know how to ruin a good time Loki..” Jerry complained, as everyone started to rush from their seats, total…

RDC(R&D): The Gift of the Curse

*Chapter Twenty-Four*     It was the young blonde girl that had bitten Patience, she growled fiercely at me, and her eyes were swollen and red. I could see traces of the familiar inky black discharge, caked around her mouth. She wasn’t alone, six other children accompanied her, all of them chained to the wall…

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…