NaNoWriMo 2013 Chapter 25 and EpilogueChapter 25NaNoWriMo 2013 Chapter 25 and Epilogue by Mavrickindigo
The campsite was up and running for quite some time. Fires were established around it, bringing a soft glow throughout the settlement. Shadows danced off of the tents, spreading images of unknown things through the community. Many of the agents and soldiers remained on high alert, for they knew what was locked beneath them, and what could come tunneling out into the open at any point through this time of waiting.
Rakana perched on top of one of the larger tents. She stood upon the tip of one of the larger poles and looked around, somberly watching over as the signal fire was being constructed, though the smoke from the facility itself would probably burn for quite some time. All of that work, gone for good. Such a shame.
Rakana hopped down, spreading her wings and letting herself land safely by one of the fires. Dr. Cameron sat by there, staring into the crackling flame. He looked up to Rakana and shook his head. “I don’t think she’s coming back.” He
NaNoWriMo 2013 Chapter 24Chapter 24NaNoWriMo 2013 Chapter 24 by Mavrickindigo
The debris and rubble crumbled down, smoke hissing as the three women stood there, their means of escape across a gaping hole.
“Holy crap!” Veshra looked over at the hole. “They really don’t want anything escaping, do they?”
“What are we going to do? “Nadya asked “We can’t jump that! There has to be another way up!”
“Think, think,” Veshra pondered, tapping her forehead. “There has to be some way we can get across there…”
Another explosion rocked the facility. Sick groans creaked through the walls. The floors wobbled. “Well, whatever we’re going to do,” Rakana said “We’d better do it quick!” She unfurled her wings, and flapped them a bit.
Veshra shuddered at the breeze that passed through her. Then she blinked and looked over to Rakana. “Hey! Why don’t you fly us across?”
“Fly you?” Rakana reached back and stroked at one