“Today is the day,” Dr. Zoungrana said. Decades of mind-expanding research, painstaking calculations and meticulous execution of findings led to the peace-making chemical she has dispersed in the air. It spread quickly, annihilating fear and aggression in every one.
She waited until the gas lost potency before removing her mask.
Emmily Magtalas Rhodes is a freelance writer and mother of two boys. She lives in a spa town in England.
“I have launched a satellite that can incinerate any city I choose!” Dr. Ruination announced over the hacked satellite feeds. “I demand fifty billion dollars or I lay waste to Portugal!”
It was an arbitrary demand. Dr. Ruination was just bored. He hated when there was nothing good on TV.
This is the last in a series of five stories by King Kool.
Dr. Ruination glowered across the table at superspy John Bolt. He tapped his fork, waiting for Bolt to start dining. Since they’d ordered the same meal, Dr. Ruination wasn’t positive he hadn’t received the poisoned one. He could have thrown his meal away, but he never liked to waste food.
This is the fourth in a series of five stories by King Kool.
Superspy John Bolt donned his scuba gear to explore the moat surrounding Dr. Ruination’s lair, hoping for a covert entrance. Before jumping in, he noticed Dr. Ruination standing outside the entrance.
“Oh!” Ruination stammered, somewhat chagrined. “Bolt, if you find a way inside, could you unlock this door for me?”
This is the third in a series of five stories by King Kool.
Dr. Ruination slapped the red button that lowered John Bolt, handsome and impeccably dressed spy, into the huge aquarium.
Bolt found himself afloat in a stagnant pool of foul smelling water, surrounded by decaying fish carcasses.
Dr. Ruination was horrified. “Who turned off the oxygen pump for the barracuda tank?”
This is the second in a series of five stories by King Kool.
Dr. Ruination plotted to steal the Mona Lisa for months.
He had a forgery commissioned so the theft would go unnoticed. His minions entered the Louvre and exchanged the Mona Lisa with their forgery.
They were crestfallen to discover someone had already stolen it, this replica going unnoticed until now.
This is the first in a series of five stories by King Kool.