We Are Not Gods

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Science Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
What would happen if “God” turned out to be something very different then the accepted theory? What if man has completely misunderstood their own history? What if history was not judged by the victors, but by those who lend aid in the silence of there own universal sense of obligation to their neighbors? What if we got it all wrong? What ... if?

Table of Contents

Jester’s Evolution

Submitted: February 07, 2019

"WE ARE NOT GODS!” The figure bellows, frustration and anger finally breaking through his impartial demeanour.    “... Read Chapter

The Falling

Submitted: February 07, 2019

Jeeval stands looking down on his home. Flames lick and caress screaming hulks that once housed hundreds. The Other holds his head, so he... Read Chapter

Homecoming

Submitted: February 08, 2019

As the glistening light of the alien machine fades, Jeeval finds himself standing in the center of his cities broken shell. All around hi... Read Chapter

The Cell

Submitted: February 09, 2019

Jeeval sits in his cell, the sounds of torture and sorrow surrounding him like a mouldy blanket. He’d been brought here by the patrol d... Read Chapter

The Captain

Submitted: February 15, 2019

"Name?” “What?” “Name!?” “Jeeval.” The Captain stares at Jeeval, waiting for him to continue. When he doesn’t, the Capt... Read Chapter

Questions

Submitted: February 20, 2019

Jeeval paces his cell like a caged beast, unable to get the vision of Sharita’s torture out of his mind. He swears an oath under his br... Read Chapter

The Turning

Submitted: February 22, 2019

Jeeval dreamed for the first time in a long time. His dream was vague, and he can’t  remember much, but he has the feeling that he... Read Chapter

Defiance

Submitted: March 01, 2019


I mistakenly posted Witnessed as chapter 8. I apologize for this mistake and hope that the error does not impact the story too negatively for the reader.
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Witnessed

Submitted: March 21, 2019

"Okay, Jeeval,” The Captain says, his voice dripping in authority and malice. “The game is over.”   “What game?” J... Read Chapter

Interview

Submitted: April 03, 2019

"You’re right Javel,” the Captain smiles. “I don’t believe you.”   “You don’t believe my story?” Jeeval says... Read Chapter

Flight

Submitted: April 04, 2019

Jeeval stares through the planes small window with a blank, lost expression. He has been this way ever since the military transport lifte... Read Chapter

Settlement

Submitted: April 07, 2019

Jeeval watches as the gates to the ‘settlement’ come into view. He was offered the front seat so he could get a good look at his peop... Read Chapter

The Bazaar

Submitted: April 09, 2019

"Are you hungry Jeeval?” Sharita asks as she leads him to her food stall in the small bazaar.    “I am, a little,... Read Chapter

Old Mother

Submitted: April 10, 2019

"You’ve known this whole time?” Jeeval asks, trying to hide his annoyance.   “Of course.” The Captain replies. “Yo... Read Chapter

Hourglass

Submitted: April 14, 2019

The Being stands in front of the massive view screen where he once tried to make Jeeval see the errors of his ways. He is watching the se... Read Chapter

The Major

Submitted: April 15, 2019

The Captain stands talking to one of his bodyguards near the framework for a new school. The bodyguard is talking into a radio and relayi... Read Chapter

Silenced

Submitted: April 16, 2019

Jeeval follows the Captain back into the holding facility, the memory of the past day fading into the reality of his situation. The trip ... Read Chapter

inquisitor

Submitted: April 19, 2019

Jeeval enters the small dark room, the door closing behind him. He stands motionless, waiting for his eyes to adjust to the gloom. When t... Read Chapter

The Price

Submitted: April 21, 2019

Jeeval sits on his bunk looking every inch of a man who had not slept. He had been kept awake my the visions and sounds of Major Dyfal's ... Read Chapter

Eyes of A Stranger

Submitted: April 29, 2019

"Wake up!"    Jeeval sits up like he's just been hit by lightning. He looks around groggily, searching the room for his... Read Chapter

The Council

Submitted: April 30, 2019

"Welcome Minister Jeeval." Councilor Mouvis opens. "I hope your trip was tolerable."   Jeeval looks around the chamber. In f... Read Chapter

interlude

Submitted: May 01, 2019

The morning had gone as Jeeval had expected. The Council spent hours congratulations themselves for their accomplishments. There were a f... Read Chapter

Treason

Submitted: May 06, 2019

"Tell us Jeeval, " Dogmus begins, "how did you come to be in the bazaar at the same time as the patrol that arrested you?"   ... Read Chapter

Aftermath

Submitted: May 08, 2019

“You see, my friend,” the Captain says as he and Jeeval get into his staff car, “no matter how good you think your hand is, there i... Read Chapter

The Visitor

Submitted: May 09, 2019

“You are failing Jeeval."   Jeeval sits bolt upright, the words tearing him from sleep with a rending like fine linen... Read Chapter

Argument

Submitted: May 11, 2019

"Are you satisfied, brother?" The Other says, entering the room. "Have you lost your naivete for these people? Do you see what they are? ... Read Chapter

Remember

Submitted: May 12, 2019

Jeeval sits at the small steel table in the corner of his cell opposite his toilet. He has become accustomed to the ’comforts’ of his... Read Chapter

Mastik

Submitted: May 14, 2019

Jeeval comes awake early. The anticipation of Mastik Rue eating at him. He knows that there is something running under this gesture. The ... Read Chapter

Dogma

Submitted: May 15, 2019

”Shall we begin with a prayer?” Mastik Rue asks, pulling the holy book from within his robes.   ”No,” Jeeval replies... Read Chapter

Report

Submitted: May 19, 2019

”He is an insane man who has been posted by the dark one.”   A smirking smile spreads across the Captains face as he lis... Read Chapter

Above

Submitted: May 20, 2019

”Have you any thoughts on the subject, Brother?” The Being asks, watching as Mastik Rue exits the command center and climbs into the ... Read Chapter

Warning

Submitted: May 21, 2019

”We’ve failed, Jeeval.” The Being says stepping out of the shadows of the prison’s night.   Jeeval snaps awake, sitt... Read Chapter

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