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Washington vs. The PeopleIf you’ve been anywhere but under a rock since January, you’re more than aware of the country’s […]
Psychological Assessment for People Working with AnimalsPlease note: No images of abused animals will accompany this post for the simple […]
Where are the Flying Cars?If you’ve ever watched a futuristic movie from 1950 onwards, the concept of advanced technology is […]
The French Side of the FrenchFor those out there who have experienced the dream vacation and traveled to France, hopefully […]
Chapter One - The Forgetful Boy
They were always the wrong words, Peter thought with frustration as he pulled his head away from the cold, glass windowpane while listening to voices on the other side. There was a story nearly every night, but the teller could never get it right. He wrinkled his nose and scratched his head with irritation.
He had flown for what seemed like hours to hear the mysterious storyteller practice her art...
Chapter One - The Here and Now
There wasn’t much of a choice, Will thought as he carried an excessive amount of luggage up two narrow flights of stairs and into a bedroom. There were six unoccupied beds to choose from. Each one had been covered in a cheap and uncomfortable white sheet to hide the evidence of sexual abuse and other natural disasters endured over years of wear. The window had been opened on this warm summer day, but it wasn’t enough to blow away...
Dresden Industries boasts the largest and most state of the art laboratories in the country, and why wouldn’t they? It was no secret that wonders flourish inside those walls – the Calcunists saw them as miracles. Fashion of the times dictates that it’s no longer enough to be. Progress, constant and ever evolving, is necessary.
The world is dull and boring. This was, of...