Out of the Frying Pan (23)

Book III: Chapter 23November 13 At the revelation of my rescue attempt, a newfound hope was evident on the faces of my friends – therefore I repeated my earlier question, “Are they safe? Do you still have The Nails?” At that point the smiles fell from Alan and Miriam, and I didn’t need to hear …

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Careful What You Wish For (13)

Book III: Chapter 13Nov 2-4 The next day, unable to resist, I turned on the TV again… Only to learn that the actions of the “White Warrior” were being attributed to Ghaz al-Ridwan Ma’bus and that the world was indeed hailing him a Savior! Unable to look away, I saw multiple broadcasts that showed the …

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The Watcher (1)

Book II: Chapter 1June 24 John Salem? Who are you? WHAT are you? Such were the thoughts of a tired old man – such were MY thoughts – as I lay in bed, unable to get anything but a fitful sleep. Caught between the dream world and the real, I cried out to God. “I …

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