The Mission of Crossroads

The Mission of Crossroads

He stared out of the window, pursing his lips in determination, as Sgt John Caplan came running in the room.   “Major Kane, he has responded!” he said, almost out of breath. “Show me!” Major Kane stretched out his hands. Sgt John placed the package in his hands and...
Cooper’s Choice

Cooper’s Choice

THWACK!   TRAAAAAAAAAAAAAUUU!   “Do it!” the trainer hit him with a whip, “Balance on your front legs, you idiot!”   THWACK! Tears streamed down Cooper’s cheeks, as the whip slashed off a chunk of his skin, letting the blood flow down his leg and staining the floor....
Cooper’s Shade

Cooper’s Shade

“This is a new one, eh, Cooper?” Claude said, holding his beloved tree for support, as he took his time to let his weary body sit down. The tree swayed a little, letting a few loose leaves and detached flowers fall on his head. “Yeah, yeah,” the seventy-one-year-old...
The Seventh Day

The Seventh Day

Ever felt like a failure in life, like nothing is worth it? Ever felt like, life has no purpose, and you feel so, so numb, that nothing really matters, like nothing is really worth fighting for? Like, you have tried everything, and, one by one, every solution that you...