Gen – Seven Towers

  First Tournament Vala and I hover, waiting, five hundred feet above the stadium, as the gates open. Another newborn Gen and her master hover near us. We watch the first rush of walkers, as they pass through the gates to get the best of the unreserved seats.

The arena where the Gen perform is […]

Gen – Birth and Connection

  Forever It took me three cycles to reach level seven, and another ten cycles of intense training to advance to level twelve. At level twelve, there are only two choices. Become Gen, or die.

Vala says that I’m almost as fast as a Gen already. But I’m still bound to this world and this […]

Gen – Bonds of Love

  Fortress A cycle passes, away from the school and Vala. My desire to be Gen fills me, stronger and stronger, but I miss Vala even more.

Most students are told to wait a cycle between classes, but Vala said that I could return in three months. The months are long past, and I haven’t […]