When You Were Pixels
A standalone short story in the Syntax universe.An assassin has come to Tower Oh-Seven-Two, and no one can keep him from his target.Only minutes from escape, he suffers a violent seizure, collapsing in a service corridor.A lonely surveillance operator becomes the only person in the building to... show more
A standalone short story in the Syntax universe.An assassin has come to Tower Oh-Seven-Two, and no one can keep him from his target.Only minutes from escape, he suffers a violent seizure, collapsing in a service corridor.A lonely surveillance operator becomes the only person in the building to see him fall. Antho is no murderer, but in watching the killer stumble he recognizes something that links the two of them together.When he rescues the assassin in secret, he finds the monster on his screen is only a young man, cursed with the effects of a trauma as outsized as his deadly skill—and somehow linked to the stirring of a terrifying power. Unable to walk away, Antho makes a choice that could cost them both their lives.He takes the assassin home.***FREE DOWNLOAD: http://www.mmromancegroup.com/?p=67965***This story was written as a part of the M/M Romance Group's "Love Has No Boundaries" event. Group members were asked to write a story prompt inspired by a photo of their choice. Authors of the group selected a photo and prompt that spoke to them and wrote a short story.View the original prompt here (M/M Romance Group members only): http://j.mp/1aeK4l5
Publisher: M/M Romance Group @ Goodreads
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
After so many raving reviews I had to see for myself what the fuss was all about.And I get it now. The writing in this book was beautiful. The words chosen to form this story, exquisite. I am in awe that a story of only 32 pages can pack such a punch. A beautiful, story with a bittersweet ending.
Vacation-Countdown-Shorty #4/19!I'm starring at my screen for about 10 minutes now. Trying to figure out what to write.Typing... Clearing... Typing... Clearing... Typing...I don't have the words to describe the beauty of this poem. Yes, for me it is pure poetry! Everything I would write down here wo...
This is beautifully written. I really felt the emotion in it. And now I'm really annoyed I waited so long to read it. It deserves all the praise it has already, but it also deserves much more! For such a short story, it really does pack a punch. It also makes me want more, and that's always a good t...
WOW!If I could give this little gem of a book a hundred stars I would!Julio has such a beautiful way with words! I could feel each and every feeling that Antho had! The loneliness, the longing, the love... WOW! I absolutely adored this book! I don't have any writing talent , to my ever chagrin, so u...
A sweet loving story about a guy who just wants to be loved!!!Antho who watched a guy killing people and then wanting to save the guy!!! It was so sad because the guy kept forgetting who Antho was...Too short for my liking... Sequel please?