He built a game like no other...
Mason Bradley created the hottest multiplayer game in the world. Then he fled from it, as fast and as far as he could.
“The other two men, they changed names, changed faces. They chose to hide in plain sight. But you went in the other direction. Mason Bradley dropped off the grid entirely. No cell phones. No computers. Your entire life has been built to ensure no contact with the outside world. To ensure that there is absolutely no contact with…the game you created.”
I remain silent, allowing the detective to process the information, the possibilities. He’s left with only one.
“What killed Marty and Douglas? Is it from the game?”
“Born and raised.”
“And the weapons that were used? They can be accessed inside?”
“If you have enough gold to buy them, yes.”
“What does it want?”
“What does any creation want? It wants to be free.”
- Word Count: 5,000
- Author: Tom A McFerson
- ISBN: 978-1-61937-293-1
- Cover Artist: Kelly Shorten
- Editor: Christine Nodes
Long and Short of It
Review: This is a short but really interesting story that is predominantly an interview between Detective Wells and Mr Bradley. After being part of the three…