Amongst The Forgotten

To Elliot Perk, nothing was more important than escaping his abusive father. Little did he know that what he really needed was something he would not discover until the day he died.

Amongst the Forgotten: Part Six

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Elliot felt his muscles twinge and tighten as he attempted to sit up in the bed where he was lying. “Take it easy Elliot,” warned the doctor. “Your muscles haven’t been moving much lately, so you’ve got to take it slowly.” “What’s happening?” asked Elliot, staring over at the crowd of people next to him

Amongst the Forgotten: Part Five

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Elliot stared down the narrow aisle of the bus.  The rows of graffiti covered seats, and the lengths of advertisements which had finally broken free of their, once limited, confines of lit banners against the upper corners of the bus’s walls, and now consumed the ceiling as well. “Geeze, looks like the bus is a

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Elliot’s entire body jolted to life, he felt his muscles tear at his sudden movement as he shot to an upright position. His eyes blurred and his surrounding obscured, he fell back to the stiff bed to where he lay. “We got him!” announced the voice an unfamiliar woman “Elly, can you hear me?” Elliot

Amongst the Forgotten: Part Three

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The night became day, their bodies still beside each other, sprawled on the grass, watching the sunlight obliterate all the evil with its blatant supremacy. A new found comfort came to them both, a feeling of hope and choice. Gabriel felt free for the first time in his eternity; Elliot felt something new, unnameable glowing

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Elliot followed Gabe back into the school, where they then entered the boys’ bathroom. Gabe looked up at Elliot with a mischievous grin on his face, “See, just because we’re dead, doesn’t mean we can’t have any fun.” Gabe approached a stall in the bathroom that had a closed door. Elliot could see feet against

Amongst the Forgotten: Part One

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His mind wandered as he stared off into space, the one place that he felt safe. Gazing deep into the nothingness that fabricated his reality, he would become entrapped in its calmness, and allow for his soul to be set free. Comfort would embrace him, and he’d permit his subconscious to carry him far, far