The Government sought to implement a new Network plan to eliminate traitors, secrets, and deceit. Willingly sacrificed, it also eliminated individuality. Eventually, it became International Law for every human being to join the Network.
Only a handful of rebels escaped, and remain hiding away. But they have finally successfully removed one person from the Network. This is his story, his attempt to overthrow the Network and bring back individuality.
One Hundred Voices Anthologies
Jesse has short stories featured in One Hundred Voices Vol. II and One Hundred Voices Vol. III:
Volume II: Unseen - Based off the writing prompt: "You're a kid's imaginary friend. S/He's growing up and you're fading away."
Volume III: Off The Hook - This story idea popped into Jesse's head as he was ice fishing with his father several years ago.
The Good Demarian
A sci-fi twist on the Bible story "The Good Samaritan."
Stranded in space by pirates, Jabez the Bainian struggles for his life in his Spacerunner. After two friendly starships pass him by without any offerings of help, an enemy - a Demarian - stops to assess the situation.