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King of the Pond

I slip by the goldfish and rise to the murky surface. The muddy grass squelches beneath my webbed toes as I lurch forward. Mother Moon graces me with her silver light as I raise my chin. Closing my eyes, I rub my smooth belly. It’s a good clear night for hunting moths.

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Romancing the Thorn

“And then the mighty Paladin in his bright white shiny-whiny armor sweeps the beautiful maiden into his arms,” said the Fleuryn with silver hair. Soulful gray eyes sparkled in the morning light as his arms swung wide to either side of his plump, child-like body. Pale cheeks flushed with excitement. His spectacles slid down his… Continue reading Romancing the Thorn

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Toadie’s Gift

Rhae, a Lyran woman, sat on the bank of a peaceful pond, twitching away a stray gnat with a cat-like ear. Holding her fishing pole, the tip of her tail tapped a muted rhythm. Slender fingers tucked stray strands of ruby hair beneath the leather headband as her dark eyes glowered at the water. Stretching… Continue reading Toadie’s Gift

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The Demons We Dream of Together – Episode 1

Episode inspired by the Chaos Pen Challenge #7 posted on the Writing Hallow. Going to see where this leads. Took the first song in the music play list and generated this auto play list for writing this piece: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JXGXpCEIEs&list=RD2JXGXpCEIEs&index=1 Eddie returned home from work, walking into the lobby to find Clarissa saying her quiet farewells to her… Continue reading The Demons We Dream of Together – Episode 1