Category: The Master Race

Based upon a short story from the “Hawk & Fisher” book series by Simon Green.

The Master Race, Chapter 30

Thought for the Day …

What doesn’t come out in the wash, comes out in the rinse.

 

Ruth emerges from the penthouse, first. Sam submissively follows. Except for the addition of sternns, Ruth looks and acts just like she did the night before.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 29

Donald Rumsfeld Quotes aka “How do you know what you don’t know?” …

“There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don’t know.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 28

Thighs Wide Shut

Rebox’s otherwise generic Brand-X LINQ-N-Go device employs Corning’s Gorilla Glass for its touch screen. A sleek sexy design reminiscent of Apple’s iPhone/iPod, the linq is nevertheless a low-end [in this case, bottom end] burner phone. A throwaway burner of the type popular with drug dealers, spies, gang bangers, and low-income people [like students and the working poor].… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 27

Bruce Lee

“The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.”

 

“Are you okay?”

“Why the fuck would you care?!”

“I don’t. I was just being polite.”

Sam, of course, is teasing. And, of course, she’s being truthful. She does care.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 26

Simon Says

Hidden in plain sight, none of the players seem to notice. It looks identical to the one that is in the rooms where Simon [at this very moment] is butchering the off-world couple. Three identical bags? The same bag in three different places at the same time?… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 25

“Bone Daddy” – plot – movie adaptation …

A former chief medical examiner for the city of Chicago, Dr. William Palmer, is now a best-selling writer. “Bone Daddy”, his latest thriller, is based on a series of grisly murders the pathologist once investigated.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 24

Jet Li’s Nameless

Sandman … Sandman … Hear me now. To this my David Lynch … A whodunit of sorts that begs your closest attention and your equally skillful intervention. Else it, I fear, will go unsolved.

A friend. A foe.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 23

Prime Suspect

 

“Shadowy figures you say.”

“Yes. Black robes with hoods. Very over the top and melodramatic. Straight out of Dunwich Horror.”

“Lady Glenda has a well-deserved reputation of the theatrical.”

The men chuckle. Seemingly laughing off the encounter. But, the significance of it is not lost on anyone in the room.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 22

Species 456 – Hobgoblins and their close kin the Goblins aka Asia’s Delights

“Suddenly you light and as suddenly go dark fellow firefly.”Chine Jo

 

“Tell me about the prophecy.”

“Theirs or ours?”

Lady Glenda smiles. Hebert is being witty.… Read Full Article

The Master Race, Chapter 21

Full Body Massage

“There is but one temple in the universe and that is the human body. We touch heaven when we lay our hands on it.”—Thomas Carlyle, 1840

 

The girls shake hands. There’s nothing disingenuous about their exchange.… Read Full Article