Tavern on the Edge of Twilight

His face was clean shaven, but framed by years of untrimmed locks. Though he seemed well-mannered and calm, his features resembled those of an untamed and rather predatory creature. Never the less Sara could not deny an instant, almost instinctual attraction to the man that caused him appear exotically handsome. Amidst her dance and twirling … Continue reading Tavern on the Edge of Twilight

Vale of the Fallen Moon (intro)

Wearing a blouse of linen dyed blue, paired with black ox-hide trousers and riding boots, the stranger sat astride a tall stallion the color of an autumn sunset. His hair, a shade of pre-midnight, hung straight past his shoulders, framing sharp, pale features and eyes that mirrored the sky. Coming to a halt, his hands … Continue reading Vale of the Fallen Moon (intro)

Thief Saga – Jewel of Night part 1&2

Jewel of Night Part 1 A spell is best cast upon those who believe, that power through practice of magic achieves superior craft when one's talent is rare to call from the shadows what things you might dare. A firm non-believer may discount results, never-the-less beware the occult. Dabbling in darkness may offer a thrill, … Continue reading Thief Saga – Jewel of Night part 1&2

Thief Saga – Jewel of Night pt. 1

Jewel of Night The Sea Witch by Frank Frazetta A spell is best cast upon those who believe, that power through practice of magick achieves superior craft when one's talent is rare to call from the shadows what things you might dare. A firm non-believer may discount result, never-the-less beware the occult. Dabbling in darkness … Continue reading Thief Saga – Jewel of Night pt. 1

A Season of Wolves Ch. 2 / Pt. 5 The Witches of Malzieu

Set upon by a trio of female assailants, the maid was attacked and knocked to the ground. Beaten until she could not stand, she was assisted to her feet, falling twice before being bodily dragged. Lashed to a sapling for the purpose of burning, it was at that point Antoinette’s true torture began. As if … Continue reading A Season of Wolves Ch. 2 / Pt. 5 The Witches of Malzieu

A Season of Wolves Ch. 2 / Pt. 4 The Witches of Malzieu

Perhaps it was a howl, a growl, or just the sound of paws approaching that distracted them. Regardless of which, the sudden appearance of a large and menacing wolf-like animal put a halt to the proceedings. Enormous in size and of imposing feature, it was now the turn of the three women to tremble in … Continue reading A Season of Wolves Ch. 2 / Pt. 4 The Witches of Malzieu

A Season of Wolves Ch. 2 / Pt. 3 The Witches of Malzieu

Mesmerized by her work, with long, almost caressing strokes of her sickle, Claudette began to cut at her victim. Her intent being murderous, she wanted more than anything to flay the hide from the girl’s still breathing body. Reveling in the blood as it flowed onto her hands, she gave no more heed to the … Continue reading A Season of Wolves Ch. 2 / Pt. 3 The Witches of Malzieu

A Season of Wolves Ch.2/Pt. 2 The Witches of Malzieu

witch-burning-by-granat-olga Devising a plan by which they might rid themselves of the girl’s distracting influence, at her next opportunity Renee secretly followed Antoinette through the woods to her home. Hiding near the cottage and taking note of the girl’s predilection for witchcraft, a conspiracy was born. At her next meeting with Claudette and Elizabeth, between … Continue reading A Season of Wolves Ch.2/Pt. 2 The Witches of Malzieu

A Thief Saga Poem – Tower Entrapment

Morning’s eye watches yon tower of church, setting warm rays on her high window perch. Imprisoned by prayers and secrets well kept, she stares through the noon-day with many tears wept. A fantasy eve of mid-summer, restrained, to languish within, to stark halls constrained. Fire-haired princess of youth captivate, dreaming of saviors which come not … Continue reading A Thief Saga Poem – Tower Entrapment