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Synopsis: After the Christian Rapture happened to everyone’s considerable shock, those left behind (and those born to them after) all had a strange, unremovable marking appear on their foreheads. It took decades to translate, but the result was horrifying; “Do not harvest, not fit for consumption.

  • Chapter 9

    Chapter 9 Rapture

    Fifteen years ago, in Los Angeles. Warren leaned back in his chair and let out a deep sigh. Benjamin glanced over at him and raised an eyebrow. “Tough day?” he asked. Warren shook his head. “Nah, just a long one, waiting for the clock to tick the end. How about you?” Benjamin chuckled. “Same old,…

  • Chapter 8

    Chapter 8 Rapture

    Marcus raised his hands in surrender and tried to speak calmly, “Max, I understand you’re angry and I don’t blame you. But please, listen to me. We translated the mark some time ago and came here to uncover the whole truth, the next clue led us here.”Max gritted his teeth, his finger still on the…

  • Chapter 6

    Chapter 6 Rapture

    They decided to send Mr. White away from them, to the other part of the globe. Wealthy businessmen fought the decision, but deep down he knew it was ultimately for the best. The encounter with the angel had left him shaken, and he needed time to recover and if Angels returned he needed to be…

  • Chapter 5

    Chapter 5 Rapture

    Marcus had long been fascinated with the remote continent of Antarctica. He dreamed of going on an expedition there, uncovering the secrets of the frozen land, as his heroes from favorite fantasy novels did. However, he knew that such a journey in real life would be a massive undertaking, requiring a vast array of resources,…

  • Chapter 4

    Chapter 4 Rapture

    “Then we find Samael,” Mr. White said. “I trust Marcus completely!” Marcus rolled his eyes and went back to study the rest of the untranslated writings on the stones. Ava and the rest of the team gathered around a large table covered in books, journals, and fragments of the ancient stone and started searching for…

  • Chapter 3

    Chapter 3 Rapture

    They spent their flight mostly in silence, shock taking more and more of a hold of Marcus. Jensen tried to reassure him several times that they might have not been taken or that Marcus could simply be wrong. It was more believable that Heaven existed than the Angels were some kind of monsters harvesting people…

  • Rapture
    Chapter 1 & 2

    Rapture Chapter 1 & 2

    It was a day like any other when the earth shook violently and the skies suddenly turned bright. All around the globe same sight could be seen. People saw what seemed to be giant, glowing beings descending from the heavens, Angels. Angels were unlike anything anyone had ever imagined, with wings blindingly beautiful and an…