… and this is where the clues of my two friends have led me? A stronghold guarded by an elite host.
“Perhaps, the old guard has come to the rescue.”
I grapple with my thoughts and my hope that someone can help me defeat the foes in Newcago
I focus on his handsome, stoic face. After a long, reflective moment, I realize he is but a holographic image- Another form of deception.
What lies behind the barricaded door? Ah a portal, a portent of sorts. But where will it lead?
I instinctively know it’s neither safe to enter nor to turn away.
What can you do in 100 words? Write a story? Surely not! Check out the creative mastery of the folks that write for Friday Fictioneers and our hostess Rochell Wisoff- Fields. The excellent photo prompt is by Managua Gunn.
NewCago is a noir, metropolitan area that is plagued with a string of perhaps para normal bad guys. Sam (a private detective) seems to be the only one who can stay alive long enough to protect the citizens. How long can his luck last???
Here’s a list of the previous stories (the clues were week 11 & 12)
Week 10 in Newcago Serial No Dial Tone
Week 9 in Newcago serial Gathering Bodies
Week 8 in Newcago serial No place to hide
Week 7 in Newcago serial They were Pink
Week 6 In Newcago Serial You poison filled wasps
Week 5 in Newcago Serial The Doom Cycle
Week 4 in Newcago Serial Helpless
Week 3 in Newcago Serial When the Lights Go On
week 2 in Newcago Serial Can’t Kill The Thirst
Week 1 in Newcago Serial Secret Weapon