Resurrection

Another map… Another adventure. Summoning earth, water, fire, air and ether… Making magic happen right bloody now!! My muse… He saw the pyrotechnics and ran helter skelter to stop it before it wiped out the horizon but he was too late. “Worry...

The Death of an Echo

Laid out the tiles side by side, words coming together… Form from no form. Then a random thought crossed my mind as random thoughts usually do. Echo… I dropped the tiles and googled the Oread. Sad, sad tale of star-crossed lovers each in love with an...

Innocence

Ever get the feeling you just can’t beat the game, no matter how hard you try… The finish line moves farther and farther away. “So what does the Scar Clan Manifesto say about this perplexing dilemma? To fight or not to fight?” I threw my pen...

Crescendo

I was sucked into a vortex last night… A state of dreamless slumber so deep, it seemed like I was never coming back. Then… At the break of dawn the rooster crowed not once.. Not twice.. Not even trice. I heard the song break through the dark spell after 3...

Trading Flies for Burning Lies II

Was watching the fire fight to stay alive, sparks bursting with every dying heartbeat it can muster… Took the flame in my hands and swallowed it whole, “There.. You’re safe and sound now.. You can burn in my belly forever.” The wolf-killer...

Butterfly Story

Who breaks a butterfly upon a wheel? I asked the question a thousand times but being children of a lesser god comes at a price. We are after all, little more than gilded… jaded… wounded bugs. One night to live an entire lifetime… One night to have...







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