Pizza Planning

[OT] Sunday Free Write “Thanks for the food, Mr. Martin,” Dread smiled at Jenny’s father after he took their order. Dread, Dirge, Jenny, and Torque sat in a green in a red booth together. The short, round man smiled at the group. “Having you girls here will be great for business. Once you start winning…

Teambuilding

“Penalty: Friendly Fire. Luchadoras, Torque,” the scoreboard announced in a deep male voice. All other skaters kept moving forward on the dirt road. Rook and Gremlin, two of the magi-knights, skated around Jenny as she stood up and dusted herself off. “You okay, Jen?”  Dread asked over voice chat, but Dirge interrupted before Jenny could…

Fluttering Leaves

“Dread, how accurate is your roar?” Bailey, the team captain, asked. “Any leaf on a tree,” Dread smiled at Bailey and hope she would demand proof. “Show me,” she said. A green, hovering octahedron appeared behind Bailey. “Log in.” Dread held her node up and said her password. “AAAAAAAAHHHHHHH!” she screamed at the flat, clear…

Team Benefits

Sunday Free Write [Link to post.] “Congratulations girls, you’re a team,” Melody said. Ms. Sharp’s dark-haired assistant approached the five girls carrying a white briefcase. She handed the case to Bailey, then she turned to Jenny. “Ms. Sharp would like to meet with you Monday afternoon,” she said, then she looked up to the rest….

Zero Chance

“Thank you all for coming out today,” A woman with short black hair spoke from a wooden stage in the middle of a stadium. Dirge and Dread stood at the back of the gathered crowd. “Quite a few of you showed up, so we’ll be moving fast. Although before we get started, Ms. Sharp would…

Home Track

Sunday Free Write “Let’s see how you did,” Jelly_Jim stood in front of the Dirge and Dread, the sun glistened through his green translucent body. Once the girls returned from their first task he took them to the derby track for a quick test. “Let’s see your beast,” he asked Dread. The tall white-haired girl…

Vegas’ Friends

Sunday Free Write [Link to post.] 8-26-18 Dread froze at the sight of Ballisea in Vegas’ house. Her heart pounded in her chest and she clenched her fists waiting for someone to make a move. Ballisea focused her gaze on Vegas, the corners of her mouth stretched upward. “Sammy! It’s so wonderful to see you…

Rewarding Visit

[OT] Sunday Free Write (8-19-18) “That’s a great goal. You don’t have a lot of experience with Zeroes, so let me give you a piece of advice,” Vegas said. He stepped to the side and gestured the girls towards the house. Dirge took the hint and headed towards the door. Dread followed. Vegas fell in…

Glorious Purpose

Sunday Free Write [Link to post.] (8-12-18)   “Hey,” Dread called Dirge’s attention. The two girls were on their way out of the Schoolyard to Jelly-Jim’s place. “Glory seemed cool.” She wanted to console Dirge but did not know enough about her or Glory to do it effectively. The shorter girl with raven curls nodded…

Mundo’s Daughter

Sunday Free Write [Link to post.]   “She can do it.” Flutter whispered in Dread’s ear and her bearhug loosened slightly. “She brought me back.” Flutter tossed the lanky girl to the ground at Ballisea’s feet. Dread picked herself up part of the way and stared up at Ballisea’s dark eyes.   “Yes,” she looked…