Tag Archives: Marin Astoris

Twenty-seven – 02

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] I stared at him, knowing that shock was written all over my face. I clambered down from the wall quickly and he shook his head slightly, staring at me with crossed arms … Continue reading

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Twenty-seven – 01

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] A week after the battle found me sitting on the wall, my back to the world beyond it, just gazing out over the village we’d created in the almost-year since our world … Continue reading

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Twenty-four – 05

[This post is from Thom’s point of view.] “I can go,” Kellin offered again. Thom winced. “No,” he said. “Don’t go and no, you’re right, Mar, it’s not nothing.” He sighed, fingers going still against Lin’s hair. His son squirmed … Continue reading

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Twenty-four – 04

[This post is from Thom’s point of view.] Thom’s stomach dropped right through the floor to a spot about seven or eight feet below where he was sitting, staring at Kellin in stunned silence. Atlantis. Fucking Atlantis. It all comes … Continue reading

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Twenty-four – 03

[This post is from Thom’s point of view.] “Bullshit,” Thom spat, trying to push himself up again. Marin winced at the vehemence in his voice and shook her head. “Kel, stay. Come on. You wanted to talk about this and … Continue reading

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Twenty-four – 02

[This post is from Thom’s point of view.] He wasn’t sure if he slept or how much time had passed when he clawed his way back to the surface of the blackness that had swallowed him whole. Marin’s voice was … Continue reading

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Twenty-four – 01

[This post is from Thom’s point of view.] Finding his way back to consciousness was a fight that Thom almost would have rather avoided. Everything hurt—more than it should have, in his humble opinion, despite having been— What the hell … Continue reading

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Twenty-two – 06

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] Lin let out a soft whimpering noise when his aunt and uncle turned away, taking Tory with them. I exhaled a breath and reached down, letting his tiny hand wrap around one … Continue reading

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Twenty-two – 05

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] “Are you all right?” Hecate asked me. My gaze flicked up from the infants to meet hers, where I saw a flicker of fear almost overshadowed by concern. I took a deep … Continue reading

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Twenty-two – 04

[This post is from Marin’s point of view.] My brother cleared his throat a few seconds before he reached the circle of the fire’s light, cleaning his hands on a rag with a faint smile on his face. I blinked … Continue reading

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