The Depths | Steady Hands

Mobius: Eyes Above the Clouds- Chapter 8 The air was suddenly humid and warm. I crouched down to the ground to steady my shaking legs and catch my breath. Alice tugged at one of the ropes lining the diagonal path down the side. The way seemed longer from down where we were than from above.Continue reading “The Depths | Steady Hands”

Over The Edge | What Pushes Others

Mobius: Eyes Above the Clouds- Chapter 6 Chase had put on bits of dried meat into a simmering pot to soak up some of the water. I peered over into the first of two of our waist-high water barrels, now half full under the lid tilted to the side. Lorraine had returned and had beganContinue reading “Over The Edge | What Pushes Others”

The Sheer Wind | Nature?

Mobius: Eyes Above the Clouds- Chapter 5 I was allowed to take up bunk for the night inside the craft, to which I had mixed feelings. Joseph was allowed to do the same, but the unpadded narrow seats that folded down were hardly enough to rest half of him. He ended up on the floorContinue reading “The Sheer Wind | Nature?”

The False Horizon | The Power of Industry

Mobius: Eyes Above the Clouds- Chapter 4 The twilight crept upon us fast, but seemed to linger longer than I had experienced before. The real horizon below was cut off and replaced by the organic one- what could be called ‘the uncanny valley’, as Richards explained while Joseph and Babir began to finish up pullingContinue reading “The False Horizon | The Power of Industry”