The dark figure crept over the rooftop, surefooted in his dark boots despite the slippery snow. Carefully shifting his blood-red coat aside, he climbed over the chimney lip and dropped, whispering an incantation to slow his fall. Swiftly, he placed several objects beneath the gaudily bedecked carcass of a young tree. One object was a […]
Gail crouched low, eyes locked on the wooden panels, bright red paint glaring at her as her eyelids began to twitch. Dabriel cracked his head back and forth, eyes drawn to the frosty blue coat with small puffs on the sleeves. Kolian danced from one foot to the other, listening to the call of two […]
Teilo licked his lips. He could almost taste it. Thin slices of turkey plopped down on the plate just inches from his nose, taunting him. That nose inched just a little closer. Plop! A little closer. Plop! Just a little…Whack! Teilo jerked back, eyes shutting instinctively as something whacked his nose, the noise unpleasant to […]
Tori’s heavy boots clicked together as she marched out into the bright sunlight. A lineup in the town square. Row 2. Three teenagers shook, their agitation evident in the trembling of their hands and the tense set of shoulders that did not quite fill out their armor. Yet more young ones filed into the rows, […]
The Rocky Mountain Bee Plant is an edible plant that Southwestern tribes used for its medicinal properties. This image is if a bee plant covered in the first snowfall of the season, in late October.
Some of you may have heard of the bomb threat to Bradley International Airport (BDL) on the 22nd of October. Above is a picture of the plane just before boarding for the first time. Passengers had already begun boarding the plane. As part of Group 9, the last group to board, I overheard State Troopers […]