by Jasper T. Scott
THE SUN VANISHED AND DARKNESS FELL IN THE MIDDLE OF THE DAY
Bill Steele is in the trenches, trying to survive in the competitive world of luxury vacation resorts on the island of Kauai. Today is a particularly bad day; the water main burst and his guests are demanding refunds and promising bad reviews. In the middle of this, a dark shadow falls over the island. It’s not a lunar eclipse, because Bill can clearly see the crescent moon shimmering on the water.
Moments later, the meteors begin to fall. One of them lands in the water just beyond the resort, and everyone flees, screaming to their rooms. Bill and his daughter watch the news from their third-floor suite. The anchorman is fleeing from his hillside vantage point with his cameraman in hot pursuit. His muffled screams are the last thing anyone hears before the signal is lost….
Category: Science Fiction – Alien Invasion