He spent his life in the ancient and mite-infested libraries of Old Toledo, poring through dusty tomes and ancient scrolls from all over the world, destroying his eyesight as he read by candlelight during the endless hours of his search, and when he found it, the tattered scroll nearly disintegrated in his trembling fingers. The […]
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The low angle of the sunlight cutting through smog and grit, dust and debris, painted the sky in the many hues of a nuclear explosion, and the rays that fell on her face warmed her flesh and made her think about the days before the Accident. Dry, crusted ground cracked beneath her feet as she […]
For a long time, they didn’t know where they were. They crawled through ducting and sewer pipes and air ventilation systems without knowing why or where or anything at all. For a long time, they were just mice.