by Hollis Shiloh
Caleb's a tracker. Eli's a precog. They aren't exactly friends. They both work for the ESRB, but very much alone – no matter how Caleb feels about Eli. But when he faces one of his hardest missions yet, Eli invites himself along...
~8,000 words - low/medium heat
A Men of the ESRB short story
The Extra Sensory Regulatory Bureau rates talented individuals, like empaths and clairvoyants. They have special gifts, and often some extra burdens that go along with them. The ESRB takes care of its own, but these guys still have a lot to figure out about life — and love.
Note: This story was originally a reward on Patreon!