Tag: Andrea

Chapter 19

Stef looked at Jones as the Tech paced back and forth, arms folded behind her back, looking for all the world as though she were considering the deepest, most philosophical question this side of Trek vs. Wars. After a moment, Andrea stopped pacing. ‘Are you sure he’s the one?’ Stef nodded. ‘Yeah,’ she said with a nod. ‘I mean, there’s… Read more →

Fragility – 03

Wednesday With Merlin securely tucked in, Jones drifted in his HUD. Most agents had some true – if shallow – sleep during some part of the night. Even agents only had so much processing power, so sleep served as a convenient time to fulfil functions that would otherwise slow their reaction times. Deep scans, integrity checks of every single nanite,… Read more →

Fragility – 01

Three Months Before Dorian Knocks. Tuesday Three recruits on the phone bank. Two in the lab, working. Three in the smaller lab, investigating their understanding of human biology. Four recruits in the main computer lab, submitting alternative drone paths. All in all, very quiet for two in the morning. Jones placed another bet and wondered if Blue Earth ever even… Read more →

36 – Blinded

Someone was knocking. Ryan looked up, finally cognisant that someone was trying to get his attention. He put his pen down, and tried to look past the high stacks of paperwork. ‘Come in,’ he called, unlocking the door with a requirement. Jones walked in, a few folders in her hand. Ryan held back a sigh – hopefully whatever paperwork Jones… Read more →

15 – Contradiction

September 28th Curt stopped walking as his headset made the tone indicating he had a new email – his Agency phone buzzed a moment later confirming this. He took a quick left, and walked to the hall that overlooked the street – the wall beneath each window was shaped in such a way to allow a person to sit –… Read more →