Wild Born Chapter 4

Lou ran the entire way home, her legs burning by the time she reached the house.  Rounding the corner, she collided with Daddy coming the other way.  He caught her shoulders, and gazed down at her with open concern. “Lulu, where have you been, girl.  We’ve been searching.  We were worried sick.” “I was …” Read More …

Wilde Born Chapter 3

Lou watched the little man run away.  She’d followed because she always trusted her gut.  At first, she’d been disappointed, thinking he’d only wandered deeper into the forest to stare at the side of a hill. But as he began to sing, in words just this side of familiar, she’d seen the door. A door Read More …

Wednesday Word Count; a metal monster and a mysterious pox

Caste of Iron –  12,047 snippet: Main character Lewk Khalope is right in the middle of a difficult magical working, when he’s interrupted by a terrifying arrival.   **** “Kadi Khalope.”  The voice sounded distant to Lewk’s ears, as if the person whispered the formal address across the breadth of a canyon.  He pushed it Read More …