Episode 1

“THE SYSTEM HAS GONE OFFLINE” I shouted, unable to compete with the noise of the crying alarms. General Willam just stood there, his expression glued, as if waiting out the impending doom.

“SIR THE SYSTEMS ARE-”

“I KNOW PRIVATE.” The General yelled. “I know.”

Only fifteen days earlier, my life had been ordinary. Well, I guess as ordinary as it gets as a member of the B.E.A.S.T. Corps, the moon’s elite special task force. I wish I could tell you that I was out there on the front lines, blowing up starships and taking out the pale-skinned Moonmen…

Nick Anderson

Contributor of essays to Nerve. Writer of short surreal fiction for you. http://NickAndersonsWebsite.com

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