Week 8: Akhetan

Akhetan, If everything goes as planned, this letter will find you on the morning of the twenty-fifth, 2060; on the day when the fate of twelve million people will rest in your hesitant fingers. Because today will be the day you will be commanded to annihilate the North East. As you man the battle-station, I … More Week 8: Akhetan

Week 7: Hedwig

Excerpt: One summer, when I was eight, a pair of owls came to live in one of the mango trees in our yard. We were alerted to their presence by the crows who, terrified of this brazen incursion into their territory, spent the entire morning cawing and clawing for what was rightfully theirs. By the … More Week 7: Hedwig