Stories are feature-length articles also carried on the Emerge feed at Medium that help you dive deeper into the life of people in the developing nations of SE Asia where Emerge works to reach children and young people and to develop their gifts and abilities so they can have an awesome life as agents of change among their people.
Jamez moved his hand under the clothes he had wadded up as a pillow to check for his knife. The jungle was never silent. There was always the constant noise of crickets, cicadas, frogs, and the occasional tramping of unknown animals. One of those animals was coming towards him. He dragged his knife out [...]