By Tim Smith
This is a story of super heroes and super villains, and how sometimes it can be hard to tell by their actions which is which. The story is told from the points of view of individuals who are deeply and personally involved when an old generation of heroes and villains gives way to a new one.
If you'd like to comment, feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org, including Super Villains in the subject. Yes, I know this opens me up for tons of spam, but I'm getting it already so no biggie. Any similarity to persons living, dead, or undead is purely coincidental. This is a work of fiction; if you think it's real, please tell me where the rocketship to your planet leaves from; I'd like to catch a lift.
This story was written as part of National Novel Writing Month, and is a Winner for 2013 (which is to say it was finished in November and it's at least 50,000 words. See nanowrimo.org for more information.
(c) 2013, Tim Smith. All rights reserved.