Please, my fingers, just let me keep my fingers.  It is an amazing plea to a cold unfeeling disease.  I never quiet thought about the prospects of losing a limb.  However now, I find myself tormented by the idea of what they are becoming.  They are less than limbs now and I think I want […]


I haven’t questioned my bones enough.  Laid bare where once flesh laid now stained red, dyed and clothed in a thin fabric of tethered tissue.  Though not quiet white, their cleanness peaks through this mess of decay.  Yet the little machines behind my eyes tell me, its still ok and in time I will get […]


The world has reached its conclusion. All is dead and nothing further can die. In these times men plead for death and death has vanished from them. Mindless deprived individuals who wander for naught. The result of selfish lords who judged themselves to be gods and postured as such. Divinity stripped of them and now driven […]


If you have not read the previous chapter you may want to read that one first. Click the button below to be taken to the previous chapter. Chapter 27 Concrete and rubble line the sidewalks. The once bustling city whose skyline seemed to stretch to the heavens looked more like a junkyard to Apricot. As […]


If you have not read the previous chapter you may want to read that one first. Click the button below to be taken to the previous chapter. Chapter 26 The road to the shrine has changed in appearance. The trees which once appeared to be full of life are stripped of their leaves, left with […]


If you have not read the previous chapter you may want to read that one first. Click the button below to be taken to the previous chapter. Chapter 25 Solenne grabs the back of the electronic cuffs pressing the microswitch. They buzz with a mechanical hiss releasing Apricot from the pole onto the plated floor. […]


If you have not read the previous chapter you may want to read that one first. Click the button below to be taken to the previous chapter. Chapter 24 After making her way through the putrid sewers, Apricot is left grasping her chest while catching her breath. She takes a look behind her from the […]


If you have not read the previous chapter you may want to read that one first. Click the button below to be taken to the previous chapter. Chapter 23 The dull soothing touch of slumber seethed through Apricot’s core. A bright warmth coated her stomach as she hovered in the darkness of her sleep. Eyes […]