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Fever DreamsCompared to a tangible hazard, I consider diseases to be frightening on a more intimate level. They cultivate a feeling of helplessness and vulnerability as your own body ceases to function properly, succumbing to rogue infections.Fever Dreams by Cosmic--Chaos
The sickness began on a frigid Tuesday afternoon as I was sitting in math class, manifesting itself as an agonizing migraine drilling through my skull. I could not leave quick enough once class was finished, and I staggered out to my mother’s car. I was breathless by then, and it was hard for me to stand up straight as I broke out in a cold sweat, despite the winter temperature.
When I got home, nothing could have prepared me for the unsettling daze that left me weak and disoriented as I clawed my way upstairs and collapsed on my bed. It was difficult to breathe and nearly impossible to think; the familiar became unknown, while the ordinary turned sinister and threatening.
The cold became unbearable now, and I whimpered in terror, fearing that I would
Book Review: The Strain TrilogyBook Review: The Strain trilogy by Guillermo del Toro, Chuck HoganBook Review: The Strain Trilogy by vampirekiki
Book Description: A Boeing 777 arrives at JFK and is on its way across the tarmac, when it suddenly stops dead. All window shades are pulled down. All lights are out. All communication channels have gone quiet. Crews on the ground are lost for answers, but an alert goes out to the CDC. Dr. Ephraim "Eph" Goodweather, head of their Canary project, a rapid-response team that investigates biological threats, gets the call and boards the plane. What he finds makes his blood run cold.
In a pawnshop in Spanish Harlem, a former professor and survivor of the Holocaust named Abraham Setrakian knows something is happening. And he knows the time has come, that a war is brewing.
So begins a battle of mammoth proportions as the vampiric virus that has infected New York begins to spill out into the streets. Eph, who is joined by Setrakian and a motley crew of fighters, must now find a way to stop the contagion and save his c
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