“Where did they come from?!” Sam yelled as she dashed back down the tunnel.
“Well, when a Mommy Alfath and a Daddy Alfath love each other very much…” Eric began through gritted teeth, but the effort of joking while hobbling along on his shattered leg was too much. Continue reading
The guards hauled them to the camp’s security center, and pushed them through a rusty door into storage room that had dubious stains on the floor and smelled of fermented turnips. Thomas stumbled as he was shoved from behind, but immediately regained his balance and rounded on the guard. “Hey! My sister is sick — she needs help!” Continue reading
He’d been looking after Katherine since she’d been born. Mother tried, but it wasn’t easy to raise two kids by herself — especially when one was special. So Mother went to work and Thomas dropped out of school to take care of his sister. Continue reading