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Mini-story Monday, Episode 4: The Warrior Michael, Part 4

“What do you think of that,” Frank asked as they walked on slowly. “What do I think,” he said, “I think it’s an interesting idea. I think, if they are looking for pay back or revenge, they need to be smart about it. They need to have a plan. They need to have organization. TheyContinue Reading

Mini-story Monday, Episode 4: The Warrior Michael, Part 3

“Hell of a shot, Michael,” Frank Genesin said, “what is that two thousand yards?” “Twenty-five hundred,” Michael said, turning and facing Frank. “How are you, Frank?” Frank shrugged. “take a shot?” Michael handed the rifle over. Then he handed over a shell. Frank loaded the shell, put the rifle to his shoulder, took a breath,Continue Reading

Mini-story Monday, Episode 4: The Warrior Michael, Part 2

“All that fucking blood,” he said to himself. Jerry was just another casualty of the whole autodriver bullshit. They were all victims really but, Jerry, he took it the worst. They had all been given a decent severance package. He had his army pension as well as the pay off those fucking mooks had droppedContinue Reading

Mini-story Monday, Episode 4: The Warrior Michael, Part 1

They don’t have an open casket when the person inside the damn thing blew his brains out. He loaded a shell into the rifle. They don’t let the family or the friends see the remains when the head has a hole in it. A hole starting under the chin, through the brains and out theContinue Reading

Mini-story Monday, Episode 4: The Warrior Michael

Tonight, we have another great story which continues from last week which introduces us to some possible ideas of the Road Pirates universe. Ladies and gentlemen: The Warrior Michael, by Paul Kiernan…

One-Week Project Wednesday, Final Verdict for Project 1

Success! Our first one-week project has been completed, but it looks like it’s going to take a little longer to submit because Apple needs a “D-U-N-S Number” for the company name which requires at least 14 days before it can be used. After the 14 days, Apple will review the game, which can take anywhere fromContinue Reading

Mini-Story Monday, Road Pirates, Episode 3: Josiah in the Field, Part 5

“I win you heartless, piece of shit,” He screamed at the silent truck, “I beat you you motherfu…” Suddenly, lights blinked on in the cab. The engine burped and burst into life. The truck shook, rumbled and then, slowly it started to roll away. It picked up speed and moved fast. Jason followed it forContinue Reading

Mini-Story Monday, Road Pirates, Episode 3: Josiah in the Field, Part 4

“Can I come,” she asked and he said no, “Why not?’ She persisted. “Because …” he said, “because too many things could go wrong, because …we could get caught.” “So,” she said getting off his bed and standing over him at the desk, watching him stare at the screen, “I don’t care if I getContinue Reading

Mini-Story Monday, Road Pirates, Episode 3: Josiah in the Field, Part 3

“So, that’s what should happen, in theory,” he said and stood over her looking at the computer. “What happens if it works and the trucks … Stop?” She stood up and faced him. He had no answer. He had planned only this far. Stop the auto-drivers. Stop the thing that took his father’s job away.Continue Reading

Mini-Story Monday, Road Pirates, Episode 3: Josiah in the Field, Part 2

“Are you trying to make them explode?” Tracy had asked him when he showed her the work. She wasn’t a technical girl, but, she was a girl. A girl that actually talked to him, paid attention him, didn’t treat him like the other girls and, frankly, the guys at school did. He was a geekContinue Reading