WHAT DOESN'T BURN

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Cath Prime has had her fair share of problems. And not one would typically think of for a tough sixteen year old girl. The world has gone to shit and has suffered a devastating end doesn't start things off so well. People are infected, running rampant both crazed and mindless, and no one really knows why.

She also has a younger sister, June, to take care of since both of their parents have died in an Infected onslaught. They have been surviving as best they can, traveling across the country in search of the safe place her father mentioned. But Cath begins to doubt more and more how long they will last before both their food and luck runs out.

They have endured terrible losses in this dark, cruel future but they cling onto hope for a better day as they attempt to make their way westward. Along the way they will meet many hardened, but caring survivors and those who will wish them harm. Will they be able to truly survive this perilous journey to find this safe place? And does it truly exist or is it too good to be true?

Cath isn't so sure, but for June's sake she will not give up.

Rating for language, violence, alcohol, and suggestive themes.

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WHAT DOESN'T BURN

Submitted: July 31, 2014

Cath Prime has had her fair share of problems. And not one would typically think of for a tough sixteen year old girl. The world has gone to shit and has suffered a devastating end doesn't start things off so well. People are infected, running rampant both crazed and mindless, and no one really knows why.

She also has a younger sister, June, to take care of since both of their parents have died in an Infected onslaught. They have been surviving as best they can, traveling across the country in search of the safe place her father mentioned. But Cath begins to doubt more and more how long they will last before both their food and luck runs out.

They have endured terrible losses in this dark, cruel future but they cling onto hope for a better day as they attempt to make their way westward. Along the way they will meet many hardened, but caring survivors and those who will wish them harm. Will they be able to truly survive this perilous journey to find this safe place? And does it truly exist or is it too good to be true?

Cath isn't so sure, but for June's sake she will not give up.

Rating for language, violence, alcohol, and suggestive themes. Read Chapter

1

Submitted: July 31, 2014

Chapter, 1: THE HOTEL      “June, we have to move on from here,” I tell the small, delicate girl sitting b... Read Chapter

2

Submitted: August 01, 2014

2: ELI AND LENA   I’m there again, and I don’t want to be. But I am. I’m only fourteen and June is five. She’s much ... Read Chapter

3

Submitted: August 03, 2014

Chapter, 3: THE OUTSKIRTS     The old, abandoned warehouse Eli and Lena decided upon had been near a hardware store... Read Chapter

4

Submitted: August 06, 2014

Chapter, 4: THE HIGHLANDS   The first night in the highlands leading to the mountains is spent within a small cave, where ou... Read Chapter

5

Submitted: August 18, 2014

Chapter, 5: THE MOUNTAINS   Dear you, you are reading this letter. You who have survived this far. I want to first thank you... Read Chapter

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