A World Without

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic

In a city where everyone is blind there are secrets that are hidden in plain sight. The key to unlocking those secrets lies within the desert but life is never as simple as it first appears...

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Kai Capalda


In a city were everyone is blind there are secrets that are hidden in plain sight. The key to unlocking those secrets lies within the surrounding desert but life is never as simple as it first
appears...
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A Normal Day

With my school bag resting across my shoulder I set off across town. I put my hand up and ran it along the rope. Within 15 minutes I ha... Read Chapter

Heading West

The old man's cloak drags behind him and his feet move slowly. The air was dry and stuffy and he moves with gentle silence as he steps ... Read Chapter

On A Train

It has been an hour and a half in this carriage overwhelmed with the buzz of voices. I close my eyes trying to block out the noise and ... Read Chapter

The Horizon!

Sand. More, exciting sand. Alexander wipes his eyes as Randy trundles forwards, Alex drinks the last of his water and taps Randy to a s... Read Chapter

What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Someone tapped my elbow. They tapped again. I reluctantly take my fingers out of ears which, by doing so, welcomed me with a tsunami wa... Read Chapter

The Sprint

Sand. Why is it always SAND! Alex screws his eyes shut as Randy raced over the boiling desert floor sending more sand up into Alex's ey... Read Chapter

I Dare Not Look Back

I lie in a heap with my spine on a slant up against the carriage roof. We had suddenly stopped, flipped and got thrown off the tracks. ... Read Chapter

There!

Doors? Automatic. Emergency doors? Don't know where they are. Air? Ventilation?   Ventilation.  ... Read Chapter

15

The notes become distant and Ella Walker's voice fades away. Other sounds fill my ears; muffled cries, shouting, scratching, the knocki... Read Chapter

Escape

19th June 114P.R.   Kirk is hot, but nowhere near as hot as this. I have gathered the rest of the clothing off the dead, h... Read Chapter

Running

I gasp for air. What? What? What?   Maby they were right.   I turn.   Maby the devil is me. And it... Read Chapter

The Hut

A faint rustling of paper starts to fill the silence. My mouth is damp and the air is a little cooler here. I turn my head slightly to ... Read Chapter

Black

I sit on the sand. Images of my best friends lying unconscious, injured, exhausted and even dead fill my mind. I slowly pick up my boul... Read Chapter

The Journey Back

“Kai.” I jolt awake, my hand grips the note. “Kai.” Day-za-vu rushes through my mind as Matt's hands hold my shoulders. I ope... Read Chapter

New In The Old

The sun is rising up from behind Kirk, the yellow slowly peaking through the gaps in the buildings. The group has finally shut up, over... Read Chapter

The Grand Palace

I am transfixed as the hot sun beats down on my face. My eyes adjust and I can see the wall of shrubs rising up beyond, “Come on... Read Chapter

Sophia

My hand uncontrollably starts to jitter and the knife starts to cut into her neck. The drops of blood start to fall onto her grey dress... Read Chapter

Epilogue

26th June 114P.R.   Out into the desert again. I never thought that I would be so happy to be leaving Kirk. Well, I never ... Read Chapter