TG Flash #1: Best Foot BehindHe’d been running for what felt like millennia, but the truth was far more mundane. He was about six centuries into the past, which had left him almost completely powerless. For the Flash, running wasn’t the means to an end, a way to achieve his goals. Running was what he did. Running was life. Since he was a small child, he’d never stopped running, for better or for worse. But what he’d been running from, he feared more than anything he’d seen before. For the Fastest Man Alive, the past was a refuge where few else could shelter.TG Flash #1: Best Foot Behind by jim-ruggeri
It had been an ordinary day for Barry Allen, crime scene investigator and lab technician. A murder down by the docks in Old Keystone harbour. While the scene was apparently as grisly as they came, he’d seen a lot worse in his time, both in his day job and his extra curricular activities. There’s a difficulty when you spend so much time around death that you become desensitised to it, but Barry had a guiding star, he ha
TG Green Lantern/Star Sapphire #1: Love and War“Hal?”TG Green Lantern/Star Sapphire #1: Love and War by jim-ruggeri
It’s morning in New Mexico. A day so bright and hot that steam is rising off the surface of dwindling river bed. Cars idle by a stop light, while a sheriff’s deputy makes his way up and down the line, wiping his brow with a handkerchief and checking licenses. It’s too hot today, it’s too hot to do anything aside from relax indoors with the AC cranked. But Hal Jordan, test pilot and all around cocky bastard has driven all the way out to a coffee shop to have another uncomfortable conversation.
“Hal? Are you listening to me?”
The woman sat across from him is his girlfriend, Carol Ferris. Brilliant, an inspired overseer and one of the best administrators that the airfield has experienced since the War. Her brow is furrowed, and there’s a slight tenseness in her chin where she’s grinding her teeth. She keeps doing that thing where she brushes her black hair out of her eyes, which she only does when she’s stressed. And