Black City 8A Warrior's TaleRide The LightningDramatis PersonaeKing Sonic; hero of Mobius (male Hedgehog)Queen Sally; ruling monarch (female Squirrel)Miles Prower; retired Freedom Fighter, mechanic (male Fox)Mina Prower; retired Freedom Fighter, superstar (female Mongoose)Knuckles; guardian of Angel Island (male Echidna)Julie-su; retired Chaotix (female Echidna)Ray; senior Chaotix detective (male Flying Squirrel)Prince Manic; frightened child (male Hedgehog)Princess Sonia; frightened child (female Squirrel)Skye Prower; frightened child (male Fox)Melody Prower; frightened child (female Mongoose)Lara-su; chaos adept (female Echidna)Lauren; frightened child (female Flying Squirrel)Lien-da; Dark Presence leader (female Echidna)Shadow; evil's vanguard (male Hedgehog)Walon Vau; seasoned mercenary (male Mandalorian)Iea; mercenary (male Mandalorian)Coal; mercenary (male Mandalorian)Blade; mercenary (male Mandalorian)Fi; mercenary (female Mandalorian)Fallok Bloodfist; mercenary, Jedi
Summertime... "You don't look good with a parasol." Fiona glowered. Skitter shrugged. "But that's just my opinion." Zak nodded. "An opinion only you likely have." He turned to Fiona. "You look lovely, dear." Fiona smiled winningly and added a flourish to her voice. "Why, thank you, dahlin'." She punctuated it by sticking her tongue out at Skitter. Dandi came running into the pool area. "Daddy! Daddy! Can I bury Janus?" Zak smiled at her. "Dandi, do you see any sand around here?" Dandi pretended to be shocked. "Sand? Sand!? Why would I need sand? There's a garden right over there." "Da- what? A garden? Why would you bury her in a garden?" Dandi shrugged. "Well, to see if she grows or if she's just a dud, y'know? Then we could water her and put fertilizer on her and..." "Dandi, either I'm missing something important or you're missing something very important."
In The WildPull up the coversHold your breath if you mustI'm the only otherRemember I'll be justAcross the roomWatching you sleep from the closetFending off doomSomething is creeping, what was itThey crawl from the darkFeeding off fearThey can feel your heartFrantic breath they hearWhiteis your dreamsBlueis your screamsGreenis your schemesGrayis your beliefsAnd you're aChildYou're allSmilesYou're allWildYou know what you heardBut were they the wordsA song can be fixedOr it can be mixedThere are times you fallFor no reason at allYou'd think I'd be thereBut I don't know whereyou were when I fell downI was burnt to the groundUnder the crushbut you did what you mustRightall your beliefsLoseAll your dreamsScreamall your needsPrayall your schemesYou're still achildYou're still allsmilesYou're still gonewildDreaming...Screaming like a violent windRacing through the treesSinging your love songsScheming...Bleeding to be forgivenFacing broken dreams