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.


“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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