A Peaceful Transition (Short Story) - PASSIONATE REASON
I. The boy coughed. He knew he was dying. He had watched many other children die before him, suffocate over a period of months even as they breathed. With each new day, the synthetic air seemed to feel grittier, heavier. But he was only nine. He could not let himself die yet, not if he could help it. He had dreams. Lately he had been dreaming of a place he could call home, a place of rolling waves on starlit seas and dreamy, … Continue reading A Peaceful Transition (Short Story)