Spectral (Revised Edition): Chapter 1

“Assholes.” Sky sneered at the atrocity before her: a toddler in a high chair screaming at the top of his lungs, flinging a bowl of macaroni overhead. Noodles flew, Sky’s eyebrow twitched, and the child’s parents, unaware of the glare Sky shot them from across the restaurant, continued their conversation as if their offspring didn’t…

Spectral (Revised Edition): Prologue

The sky shred, raining the stars and their radiance upon the earth as a flurry of blurred light and ash. In their place, a being formed, erupting into light and consuming the surrounding darkness. Then it shrank again, frozen, infantile. It was light and dark fused as one, expanding and contracting, rising and falling. Moving.…